Role: Proposed and established UMass Boston YouTube channel, March 2009 in collaboration with the Vice Chancellor for Advancement. Contacted YouTube and arranged for education/enhance status. Collected and processed initial demo set of videos.
With the Vice Chancellor, wrote guidelines for larger UMass Boston community and presented to senior administrators and the communications team.
Assist members of the UMass community with publishing their materials on YouTube and integrating video into their websites and web strategy. Worked with the Communications staff to run a student YouTube video contest. Track UMass Boston YouTube statistics and report to the CIO.
Turned over primary management of channel to the Communications department and continue to support as needed.
University Reporter (official school newspaper) article about this project, April 2009 (page 4, pdf file)