Communicate Standard and Emergency Information to Students in a Personalized, Engaging Way with a Mobile App

Thursday, November 02 | 2:40PM–3:30PM ET | Meeting Room 103C, 100 Level
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Industry and Campus-Led Panel
If you survey most students on campus, they will tell you that they rarely read their school e-mail. If you survey most administrators or IT on campus, they will tell you that they deal with students inboxes being full. The other shoe has dropped, and it's time to engage and communicate with students on their mobile devices. Whether it is standard information about dining, emergency information on closures, or critical information on new student orientation, financial aid, or commencement; hear how Texas A&M has changed the way the engage with their students. Help your students sift through the noise to help them succeed, be confident and safe.

Outcomes: Learn how to communicate with students in an engaging way through mobile apps *Understand how students and departments can work together to make a meaningful experience for students *See how to deploy and deliver a mobile app that brings value for years, with analytics and prebuilt modules * Understand best practices in emergency


  • Erick Beck

    Director, Web Development, Texas A&M University
  • Eric Kim

    Co-Founder and VP of Design, Modo Labs Inc

Resources & Downloads

  • Communicate Standard and Emergency Info Slides

    2 MB, pdf - Updated on 11/1/2017