Are you an expert on college admissions, financial aid, college prep, college success or other topics related to college life? Then, maybe you should be on CampusChat!
Each week, a fine group of dedicated moms, dads, college admissions professionals, teens, college students, and higher-ed supporters and business partners set aside an hour for an online chat hosted on Twitter known as CampusChat. Here, they openly share their insight on topics related to college.
Our discussions have ranged from beginning college prep as early as 9th grade to paying off student loans following graduation, however the majority of the discussions are focused on issues related to the college-bound.
Expert guests have been:
- Parents who shared their experiences with the college tour and college admissions process
- Academic advisors and college coaches
- Social media and community-building experts
- SAT and ACT test preparation consultants
- College admissions officers
Whether the chat is open-mic or co-hosted with an expert guest, CampusChat is an open forum and anyone interested in the topics we cover are encouraged to participate. If you are interested in being a guest on CampusChat or would like to recommend someone, please send a note or contact @collegevisit via Twitter and we’ll happily consider your recommendation.
CampusChat meets every Wednesday at 1PM Eastern, 12PM Central, 11AM Mountain, and 10AM Pacific time on Twitter and is moderated by @collegevisit. Follow or participate in the conversation by add “#CampusCaht” to your posts on Twitter (Tweets).
Former Featured Guests Include:
@AkilBello – Akil Bello, Bell Curves
@BecomeAlum – Christina McIntyre, Become Alum
@DesignYourDorm – Design Your Dorm
@DJWaldow – DJ Waldow, Blue Sky Factory
@EileenPaulin – (Mom), Online Content Producers
@GilRogers – Gil Rogers, University of New Haven
@IvyEyesEditing – Janson Woodlee, Ivy Eyes Editing
@Koofers – Michale Rihani, Koofers
@NancyBerk – Nancy Berk, Whineat9
@PreppedPolished – Alexis Avila, Prepped & Polished
@Realyaverbaum – Eric Yaverbaum, author: Life’s Little College Admissions Insights: Top Tips from the Country’s Most Acclaimed Guidance Counselors
@rgeller – Robert Geller (Dad), Fusion PR
@Russell_Golowin – Russell Golowin, College Funding Relief, LLC
@SMCMadmRob – Rob Maddox, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
@SheldonWordNerd – Jenn Cohen, Word-Nerd
@SuzanneShaffer – Suzanne Shaffer, Parents Countdown to College Coach
@Tom_Field – Tom Field (Dad), Valley Business FRONT
@WCUAdmission – Megan Wilson, Western Carolina University
@WilliamPaid – Evan Silverman, WilliamPaid
To read about any of these guests or access the online chat transcripts, click here: #CampusChat.