Gallery and Testimonials

Want to learn more about last year's summit? Check out the agenda, speakers, and presentation materials from CONNECTED 2016.

Can't wait for this year's summit? Share your excitement with @EAB using #CONNECTED17.


“This two-day meeting is so helpful and thought provoking, I only wish I could bring my whole staff with me.”

—Assistant Provost

“[I am] leaving Connected with lots of new ideas and connections to other colleagues.”

“I enjoyed the time between sessions to continue conversations and discuss ideas. I took something away from every conversation.”

—Director of Advising

“Looking forward to bringing back these insights and trying to complement with the right folks.”

—Manager, Student Success

“The best higher ed conference! Lots of great ideas and networking opportunities! Going to be hard to decide what to focus on/do next!”

—Director of Student Success

“Very thought provoking, I am excited about implementing some of these ideas and we haven’t even started with SSC yet!”



“It was great to meet everyone and learn/exchange ideas that will help us improve our students’ experience as well as learn the many EAB initiatives.”

“I really like the research and data analysis EAB does. The research and suggested practices help to inform our decision making in Academic Affairs.”

“I always leave [CONNECTED] inspired and energized with new ideas."

—Associate Dean

“I have had a couple of VERY GOOD opportunities to meet folks from other similar universities whom I intend to strengthen our connection. Totally unexpected."

—Director of Student Success

“Great to know that you all continue to listen and react and strive to give your members exactly what they want/need.”

“Excellent opportunity to connect with likeminded sized institution colleagues and to see how we value analytics and see value/difficulty."

“It was fun to engage with peers since that is the best way to learn. I’ve been looking for a method to include our advisors in revamping services and processes, can’t wait to try it!”