234 episodes

The Higher Ed Geek Podcast explores the impact of edtech on the student experience by speaking with diverse leaders from institutions, companies, and nonprofit organizations. Each week we aim to provide an engaging, fun, and relevant dose of professional development that honors the wide range of work happening all across the higher ed ecosystem. Come geek out with us! The Higher Ed Geek Podcast is hosted by Dustin Ramsdell and is a proud member of the Enrollify Podcast Network.

The Higher Ed Geek Podcast Dustin Ramsdell

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 32 Ratings

The Higher Ed Geek Podcast explores the impact of edtech on the student experience by speaking with diverse leaders from institutions, companies, and nonprofit organizations. Each week we aim to provide an engaging, fun, and relevant dose of professional development that honors the wide range of work happening all across the higher ed ecosystem. Come geek out with us! The Higher Ed Geek Podcast is hosted by Dustin Ramsdell and is a proud member of the Enrollify Podcast Network.

    Episode #217: Arina Berezovsky on Flexible College and Work Pathways

    Episode #217: Arina Berezovsky on Flexible College and Work Pathways

    Arina joins Dustin to share her perspective on how institutions can better lay out pathways from work to college and vice versa. She has examined the landscape thoroughly to find several gaps in how organizations work to support learners who have earned the increasingly complex world of microcredentials.

    • 34 min
    Episode #216: Nick Dazé on Modernizing Identity Management in Higher Ed

    Episode #216: Nick Dazé on Modernizing Identity Management in Higher Ed

    Nick Dazé joins the podcast this week to discuss the trailblazing work happening at Heirloom around identity management. He shares the impact their innovative technology has had on academic credentials, which empower both students and institutions to experience far more fluidity, effectiveness, and efficiency.

    • 41 min
    Episode #215: Josh Apter on Padcaster and Teaching Students Content Creation

    Episode #215: Josh Apter on Padcaster and Teaching Students Content Creation

    • 38 min
    Episode #214: Jaime Hunt with Confessions from Her Journey into Podcasting

    Episode #214: Jaime Hunt with Confessions from Her Journey into Podcasting

    • 32 min
    Episode #213: Dr. Adrienne Trier-Bieniek on Creating Audio Learning Content

    Episode #213: Dr. Adrienne Trier-Bieniek on Creating Audio Learning Content

    The use of audio content in courses is an exciting and relatively newer way to diversify the delivery of learning experiences, and builds upon the current momentum of podcasting. Adrienne shares how she got into this space and the advice she has for professionals looking to dive in. She also shares what she’s seeing on the horizon from her vantage point as a faculty member.

    • 32 min
    Episode #212: Andrew Cohen on Successful Studying through Spaced Repetition

    Episode #212: Andrew Cohen on Successful Studying through Spaced Repetition

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

Tim Mousseau ,

Wonderful, focused, and helpful podcast

This podcast does a great job of serving its target audience and offering tons of value! As a host, Dustin is extremely knowledgeable and has a skill for guiding conversations with his guests to share this insights. He also brings on a variety of professionals and experts to keep things interesting and entertaining.

OpinionLady25 ,

Always enjoy the variety of Ed topics covered!

Higher education is in an immense evolution at the moment. Higher Ed geek seeks to uncover so much of the intricacies in this sea-change we see happening in education today. I always enjoy the interviews and guests that he has on the show!

wrentopher ,

I work in Ed tech marketing and comms and this is a must listen

Absolutely great podcast with a great host and a wide variety of entertaining topics, all focused on higher ed.

There are very fees shows that are both entertaining and genuinely this useful in your career, but The Higher Ed Geek will keep you entertained and informed, whether you listen for fun or to keep up with topics in the higher Ed space.

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