Monthly Archives: March 2009

Microsoft Hosting Windows in Higher Education Conference

By | March 30, 2009

Today (Mar 30) and through to Wednesday (Apr 1), Microsoft is hosting the Windows in Higher Education Conference on their Redmond Campus. Pretty handy for us as it is a short 2.5 hour drive south from Vancouver. Over 40 higher education organizations are represented with just over 100 folks attending.  The Twitter hash tag for… Read More »

Trying Twitter as My Notetaker

By | March 24, 2009

I am attending the SunGard HE Summit Conference in Philadelphia, PA this week. I taught a 2 hour EA Intro workshop, that I will blog on later and am on a panel session about our work in redesigning the Student information system using SOA and UX. I am trying something new at this conference; using… Read More »

Wielding Web Technologies to Recruit Students

By | March 5, 2009

Our Web Services team delivered some real cool innovative projects in the past 6 months.  In partnership with our Marketing & Communications and Student Recruiting departments, our team has launched two new approaches to communicating about BCIT and recruiting students to come study here. Leveraging our public web properties as well as blending social media tools like YouTube,… Read More »