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Social Media Kit for MOOC: Ozarks History

Ozarks History: Examining an American Culture

Key details

  • What: A Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC). A short, not-for-credit, online course for free. Open to the public – participants do not have to be a registered Missouri State student.
  • When: Starts September 8, 2014; runs for ten weeks. Participants can enroll in the course at any point during the ten weeks.
  • Where: Available online through the Canvas Network at https://www.canvas.net/courses/ozarks-studies
  • Contact person: Lacey Geiger, Open Course Coordinator, at (417) 836-8803 or LaceyGeiger@MissouriState.edu

Share your story!

We want to hear about your experiences! Did you grow up in the Ozarks or visit for vacation? What do you remember as your favorite things about the Ozarks? Are you a lifelong resident? Join us and share your views on a variety of Ozarks topics, from the first populations of the region to modern concerns! We encourage you to join the online conversation leading up to and during the course by posting on Facebook and Twitter and tagging your posts with the official course hashtag #OzarksHistory

Make your post social media savvy

  • Tag the post with the course hashtag #OzarksHistory
  • Whenever possible tag Missouri State Outreach or @missouristate
  • If applicable, tag the post with the Springfield, Missouri, hashtag: #SGF
  • As you participate in the MOOC, consider sharing a quote about your experience.

Facebook

  • Brand your Facebook profile with the cover photo below:

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  • Use customized Facebook sharing photos provided below:

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Sample Facebook post

 Twitter

Images for the new Twitter look

  • For your Twitter account cover photo:

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  • To use as sharing photos:

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Sample tweets:

If you need anything additional, please contact Lacey Geiger at (417) 836-8803 or Valerie Cummings at (417) 836-6664.

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Social Media Kit for MOOC: Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Her Work and Writing Life

Key details

  • What: A Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC); A short, not-for-credit, online course for free. Open to the public – participants do not have to be a registered Missouri State student.
  • When: Starts September 22, 2014; runs for eight weeks. Participants can enroll in the course at any point during the eight weeks. Participants will need access to several of Wilder’s books (listed on our site at: http://outreach.missouristate.edu/wilderbooks.htm)
  • Where: Available online through the Canvas Network at https://www.canvas.net/courses/laura-ingalls-wilder
  • Contact person: Lacey Geiger, Open Course Coordinator, at (417) 836-8803 or LaceyGeiger@MissouriState.edu

Share your story!

We want to hear about your experiences! Do you have a personal connection to Wilder? Did you read her novels or watch the television show when you were growing up? Let us know how excited you are about learning more about this amazing local author! We encourage you to join the online conversation leading up to and during the course by posting on Facebook or Twitter and tagging your posts with the official course hashtag #LauraIngallsWilder.

Make your post social media savvy

  • Tag the post with the course hashtag #LauraIngallsWilder
  • Whenever possible tag Missouri State Outreach or @missouristate
  • If applicable, tag the post with the Springfield, Missouri, hashtag: #SGF
  • If you need to provide a link for more information, please link to: www.MissouriState.edu/Wilder

Facebook

  • Brand your Facebook profile with the cover photo below:

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  • A customized Facebook sharing photo is provided below:

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Sample Facebook post

 Twitter

Images for the new Twitter look

  • For your Twitter account cover photo:

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  • To use as a sharing photo:

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Sample tweets:

If you need anything additional, please contact Lacey Geiger at (417) 836-8803 or Valerie Cummings at (417) 836-6664.

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Free Online Course Offered Studying the Work of Laura Ingalls Wilder

Expand your 1870s knowledge through new, free online class!

Enroll now! Course begins September 22.

 

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Summer/Fall 2014 Evening College Plus Campaign Launched

Missouri State Outreach has launched a campaign, running May 1-July 31, for the Evening College Plus program.

Reaching prospective students through:

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Billboards Promoting Classes in Joplin and Online

Starting June 25th Missouri State Outreach will feature billboards in the Joplin area. One board will be located at 24th and south Rangeline facing north. This board will run for two months. The second board, located at 3331 north Rangeline, will also run for two months. A third board will run for one month only (6/25/14-7/25/14) at 7th and Schifferdecker facing east.

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Creative for boards located on north and south Rangeline.

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Creative for board located at 7th and Schifferdecker.

 

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Get on the fast track for fall enrollment at MSU-West Plains

If you’re thinking about attending MSU in West Plains, come visit with Outreach coordinator Deanna Smith at MSU-West Plains College Express! This event, held June 17 starting at 6pm in the Lybyer Technology Center, will allow you to complete much of the preliminary process in a single evening.

For more details:

http://news.wp.missouristate.edu/2014/05/college-express-will-put-area-residents-on-fast-track-for-fall-enrollment/

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College Experience Different for Adult Students

Missouri State Outreach is striving to meet the specific needs of nontraditional students with flexible course options (helping them formulate a plan from start to finish), personalized one-on-one advisement, assistance identifying financial aid options, and more.

For more about marketing to adult students, please see the link below:

http://www.academicimpressions.com/news/marketing-adult-students

 

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