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Share your 2016 #EDUholidays

Get in the holiday spirit and share your school’s holiday cheer. Last year, we collected over 100 holiday messages. We hope to collect even more this year! Carve the turkey, hang the greens, light the campus Menorah, get the Santa hat on your leadership, wrap the mascot, light the fireworks and let’s get in the … Continue reading Share your 2016 #EDUholidays

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Now Accepting Nominations

It’s baaaack for its eighth year! Do you know someone worthy of the most prestigious award in education branding? Do you know someone who has achieved awesome things in education branding this year? How about someone who has much to celebrate in branding their university, college, or school? Have you nominated them yet for the 2016 International Brand Master Award?

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NCMPR Webinar & AMA Conference

Don’t miss out on your opportunity to learn from EMG’s expert in digital marketing next month, during the NCMPR Webinar: There’s an App for That!; Mobile Advertising. Also, we will see you at American Marketing Association’s Symposium for the Marketing of Higher Education in December.

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A Brand of Service

Civic engagement is a popular idea among higher ed right now. Colleges have a unique opportunity to encourage young adults to impact social change for the rest of their lives. How can a dedicated institution cultivate that service culture?

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The Fight for Critical Thinking

Political correctness has taken over. Parents have guarded us. The internet has socially validated us. Many cultural behaviors have given rise to a lack of idea exploration. Higher ed is starting to take notice and provide pushback to the intrusion into academic freedom and critical thinking.

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Deadpool Syndrome

Every once and awhile there is a unique concept that breaks the mold. Everyone loves it and it gains notoriety and success. Those in the business tend to want to copy the concept and ride the coattails for hopes of similar success. Shiny object syndrome strikes again! Deadpool provides a necessary reminder that not all shiny should be chased.

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