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Epic Rap Battles of Higher Ed History

What could a two-time Emmy-nominated YouTube series, with 14 million subscribers, four billion views, and 12 gold records teach educators about innovation and student learning? What if you paired the co-creator of Epic Rap Battles of History with a higher education digital engagement and leadership scholar? In this special birthday edition shorty episode, I’m thrilled to edutain you with an epic rap battle of higher ed history with my partner Lloyd Ahlquist, known online as EpidLLOYD. You’ll get to listen to the recording of this performance at the 2019 NASPA annual conference and also learn how campus leaders can apply tenants of creating a viral sensation like ERB for solving some of our biggest challenges today in higher education.

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Notes from this Episode

Famous People Who Dropped Out of College

Benefits of a College Degree

Student Loan Debt Statistics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0N_RO-jL-90

Epic Rap Battle: Eastern Philosophers vs. Western Philosophers

How YouTube is Impacting Current and Future College Students

Stories of Youtube Influencers Who Are Still in College

https://twitter.com/TonyDoody/status/1105679282070740992

Facebook Live of Epic Rap Battle @ NASPA

https://www.facebook.com/DrJosieAhlquist/videos/222604608605727/

About Josie and The Podcast

In each episode, Dr. Josie Ahlquist – digital leadership author, researcher, and speaker – connects tech and leadership in education. This podcast will bring you leaders on-campus and online.

From Senior Vice Presidents on Snapchat, YouTubers receiving billions of views and new media professionals. All through the lens of social media and leadership. Josie hopes you will not only learn from these digital leaders but also laugh as we all explore how to be our best selves online and off.

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Rebekah Tilley is the assistant vice president of communication and marketing for the University of Iowa Center for Advancement (UICA). In that role she supports fundraising and alumni engagement efforts for the university, including its CASE Gold winning Iowa Magazine, and serves UICA in a variety of strategic communication efforts.

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