Young Professionals in Higher Education

As a new generation of higher education leaders emerges, open dialogue about taking initiative, being innovative and encouraging young talent has become a necessity. Young Professional in Higher Education (YPHE), based in Grand Rapids, MI, is a collective of professionals from area universities and colleges who organize a variety of programs each academic year. These seminars are designed to help young professionals develop, learn and network alongside their colleagues in an effort to nourish successful and satisfying careers in higher education. Whether a faculty or staff member, or a student hoping to pursue a career in higher education, we extend an open invitation to join us for programming that will help you make the most of your career.

Upcoming Event

Video for Social Media

Leah Twilley, Social Media Manager and Communications Specialist, Grand Valley State University
Bill Cuppy, University Communications Creative Director, Grand Valley State University

Thursday, November 2, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Grand Valley State University, Bicycle Factory (Room 330)
201 Front Ave SW Grand Rapids


Video for social media presents many opportunities for universities and colleges to tell stories, share key messages and build school pride. But how do you make an impactful video on a budget? What is the process? What is the time commitment? And why is video such a big deal on social media? Leah Twilley and Bill Cuppy will discuss Grand Valley State University’s strategic use of video on social media and share best practices.

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