Created with Sketch.
Higher Ed Advisor: A Baker Tilly Podcast
43 minutes | Oct 4, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Southern University creates innovative footprint in the esports metaverse
What started as a K-12 level esports program at the Southern University Lab School (SU Lab) in the summer of 2019 launched into one of the most successful collegiate esports programs at Southern University (SU), a historically black university (HBCU), in September 2020. Head Esports Coach, Christopher Turner, and Director of Development, Robert Harrison, connect with our host, Dave Capitano, to share SU’s esports journey, including the process of soliciting and receiving leadership and funding support to build the esports lab and grow the program. From engaging corporate donors for sponsorships and grants to hosting an annual crawfish boil, they demonstrated how investing in collegiate esports enhances the student experience and aligns with the university’s mission to prepare students for the world and workforce. Learn about SU’s vision for building a student-centered, opportunity-driven esports program that provides numerous avenues for student success and their commitment to these four pillars: careers, competition, community and health and wellness.Baker Tilly LinkedIn –https://www.linkedin.com/company/bakertillyus/Subscribe to Higher Ed Advisor – https://connect.bakertilly.com/higher-ed-advisor-podcastLearn more about Southern University Esports – https://sites.google.com/sulabschool.com/esports/home
36 minutes | Sep 20, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: King’s College engages students and leaders with esports
King’s College Associate Vice President and Executive Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation, Cheryl Ish, and Head Coach of Esports and Sports Information Director, Jaime Chagnon, joins us to share King’s esports story. They emphasize the importance of student success above all else, and illustrate how the esports program builds affinity, drives student engagement and institutional success, enhances recruiting strategies, provides ways to collaborate with IT and other departments and aligns with the college’s mission.Baker Tilly LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/company/bakertillyus/Subscribe to Higher Ed Advisor – https://connect.bakertilly.com/higher-ed-advisor-podcastLearn more about King’s College esports – https://kingscollegeathletics.com/sports/esports
29 minutes | Sep 6, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: preserving and protecting your institution’s credit rating
Baker Tilly Higher Education Practice Leader Dave Capitano and Managing Director Christine Smith host the eighth episode in our fiscal resiliency podcast series with higher education credit rating specialists Barry Fick, Executive Director at the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority and Elizabeth Bergman, Director with Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors. We discuss what drives rating changes, characteristics of downgrades seen across the industry and strategies to prevent a downgrade. The speakers also examine the effect debt management has on ratings and how taking a holistic, intentional, honest and proactive approach to managing an institution’s finances is critical to improve liquidity and protect ratings. Tune into the podcast for advice to be prepared for your next rating agency meeting and how to leverage your rating as a motivator to make strategic, transformational change.View more fiscal resiliency resources for higher education institutions: https://www.bakertilly.com/insights/fiscal-resiliency-resources-for-higher-educationSubscribe to Higher Ed Advisor: https://connect.bakertilly.com/higher-ed-advisor-podcastConnect with us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bakertillyus/
44 minutes | Aug 23, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: dissecting the first 50 days of NIL
In our one-year anniversary podcast episode of Higher Ed Advisor, two passionate college sports business specialists, Dave Capitano and Kristi Dosh, explore the first 50 days of the NCAA’s newly adopted name, image and likeness (NIL) policy, recognize the challenges and opportunities facing institutions and share their insights for the future of NIL, including compliance and education.Connect with us on LinkedIn and subscribe to the Higher Ed Advisor podcast. Learn more about Kristi Dosh here.
36 minutes | Aug 9, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: meeting student mental health needs in today’s environment
The higher education industry is experiencing an increasing trend in mental health needs among all student demographics, including both traditional and non-traditional students. This podcast discusses the rising demand for holistic health and wellness services on campus and strategies for colleges and universities to consider employing to support their student population as soon as this fall semester. Learn more about our higher education solutions here and connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
35 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: proactive, strategic pathways for community college resiliency
In this fiscal resiliency podcast with Lenore Rodicio, community college thought leader, we discuss proactive, multi-faceted strategies to increase enrollment and student success and reveal effective pathways to help students enter or return to college while generating institutional revenue and driving community employment, economic recovery and regional growth.Listen to more higher education podcasts here and connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
43 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: bolstering Penn State Rugby with collaboration, communication, education and passion
Penn State University Men’s Rugby Head Coach, Justin Hundley, joins us to explain how the rugby football club operates as a non-traditional team sport and how the coaches, alumni, Booster Club and community collaborated to support and sustain the program through the COVID-19 pandemic.
46 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: scouting the growth of data analytics in collegiate athletics
University of Pittsburgh Associate Athletic Director for Business Services, Ryan Varley, and Director of Analytics for Athletics, Richard Turnquist, share their experience and insights from implementing an effective data analytics program to help make strategic, data-driven decisions within the athletic department.
46 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: achieving student and institutional success with data analytics
West Chester University President, Chris Fiorentino, and Executive Vice President and Provost, Dr. Laurie Bernotsky, join Higher Ed Advisor to share how solid data and leadership engagement led to strategic decisions that enhanced the student experience and fiscal resiliency across the institution.
34 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: UCI’s esports program as a university differentiator
Mark Deppe, University of California, Irvine (UCI) Esports Director and North American Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF) Commissioner, joins our podcast to share UCI’s esports story and future roadmap.
43 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: esports brings opportunities for institutions and students
Harrisburg University President, Dr. Eric Darr, Ph.D., and Lackawanna College President, Dr. Jill Murray, Ph.D., join Higher Ed Advisor’s athletics series to share their esports journeys and the numerous opportunities esports brings to both students and the institution.
42 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: the intercollegiate esports evolution
Boise State University Esports coach Doc Haskell and esports investor and expert Dan Cardell join Higher Ed Advisor to discuss the evolution of intercollegiate esports and lessons learned on Boise State’s esports journey.
35 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Exploring the future of collegiate athletics with Dr. Jeff Mallory
Executive Vice President and COO of Saint Vincent College, Dr. Jeff Mallory, joins Higher Ed Advisor to share his perspectives on the future of collegiate athletics as a devoted student athlete advocate and former student and professional athlete and coach.
25 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Gaining fiscal resiliency through strategic integrations and creative combinations
Higher education leader, consultant and trailblazer, Shelley Nickel, joins Higher Ed Advisor to discuss approaches and strategies to achieve fiscal resiliency with creative combinations and system integrations.
29 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Data-driven strategies for recruitment, enrollment and retention
Higher education enrollment specialist and CEO of HAI Analytics, Emily Coleman, joins our podcast to discuss the strategic role data analytics plays to help colleges and universities better manage the recruitment, enrollment and retention of their student population.
29 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Analyzing collegiate athletic programs
Baker Tilly’s higher education specialists discuss how colleges and universities can proactively make data-driven decisions about their sports teams by taking a holistic and strategic approach to analyzing athletic programs.
18 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Innovative strategies to enhance fiscal resiliency with digital transformation
Baker Tilly’s Enterprise Solutions specialists join our Higher Ed Advisor fiscal resiliency podcast series to share strategies to enhance fiscal resiliency with Oracle’s digital transformation tools.
28 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: E-sports – investing in the future of collegiate sporting programs
Listen to our podcast featuring E-sports expert, Dan Cardell, to learn how E-sports is helping shape the future of athletic programs within higher education.
20 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: The board’s role in achieving fiscal resiliency
This podcast focuses on fiscal resiliency for colleges and universities from the higher education board member’s perspective.
50 minutes | Jul 30, 2021
Higher Ed Advisor: Athletic department strategies from a Division I university leader to outplay the pandemic
Pittsburgh Panthers’ Associate Athletic Director for Business Services, Ryan Varley, discusses the impact of COVID-19 and other fiscal challenges for Division I schools’ sports teams, like those of the University of Pittsburgh.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2021