Archive for August, 2009

2010 MoJo Mini College Guide Names Cool and Cost-Efficient Top Ten

2009 Aug 31
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Two Lipman Hearne clients made the news as members of Mother Jones magazine’s 2010 MoJo Mini College Guide. According to Kiera Butler, the University of Minnesota, Morris and Kettering University are both among “ten cool schools that will blow your mind, not your budget.” The University of Minnesota, Morris is cited for having “academic chops [...]

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Confessions of a Campus Tour Guide

2009 Aug 24
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“We’re walking, we’re walking…”:  Anyone who has been through the rigors of a multi-college campus tour knows that Bonnie Hunt must have modeled her character in the movie Dave by shadowing a college campus tour guide. The backwards-walking, über-perky tour guide that can rattle off anecdotes that date to the 1800s has reached the level [...]

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Tom Abrahamson Honored by AMA Foundation

2009 Aug 18
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The American Marketing Association Foundation (AMAF) honored Tom Abrahamson, Managing Director & Principal, Lipman Hearne, with the 2009 Nonprofit Marketing Volunteer of the Year Award at the AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference in Chicago, IL, on July 16, 2009. Tom is known for innovation in nonprofit marketing. He brings nearly 30 years of success and leadership [...]

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Can ‘Community’ Provide an Opportunity?

2009 Aug 3
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Years ago, NBC had a slogan that went, “Let’s All Be There.” Many fans of community colleges have already decided the network’s new fall show, titled Community, is the last thing they want to be there to see.  They’re worried that it’ll be a retread of tired, negative stereotypes about community college students and teachers.  [...]

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