My job in higher ed: Kerstan Ryan, Arizona State University

My job in higher ed: Kerstan Ryan, Arizona State University
Kerstan is Associate Director of Donor Relations at ASU Foundation for A New American University. She tells us about the challenges she faces and how the university attempts to keep their alumni engaged.
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Innovating educators: Tomi Alakoski, Executive Director of Me & MyCity

Innovating educators: Tomi Alakoski, Executive Director of Me & MyCity
Finland’s Me & MyCity occupies a unique space in education. It’s a miniature town where children learn about micro- and macro-economics through role-play. The 12 and 13 year olds who visit the learning environment are each allocated a job for the day, such as CEO of the post office or customer assistant at a logging company. They’re tasked with a series of objectives they have to work with their co-workers to complete, earning a virtual salary to spend at the town’s scale versions of local businesses. The programme has over 20 partner businesses including Helsinki Art Museum, Nokia and Samsung.
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Jeremy Thomas on good mental health in schools

Jeremy Thomas on good mental health in schools
Jeremy Thomas is an author and speaker who raises mental health awareness at schools across the UK. In a year in which 90% of headteachers have reported an increase in mental health problems among pupils over a five-year period, he tells us how the subject should be covered by the school curriculum.
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My job in higher ed: Santiago Garcia, Grenoble Graduate School of Business

My job in higher ed: Santiago Garcia, Grenoble Graduate School of Business
The Dean and Director of Grenoble Graduate School of Business tells us how he worked his way up from working in a university restaurant to Dean of a triple-accredited business school.
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My job in higher ed: Anabela Possidónio, Executive Director of The Lisbon MBA

My job in higher ed: Anabela Possidónio, Executive Director of The Lisbon MBA
We speak to The Lisbon MBA’s Executive Director about the importance of rankings, the future of business education and why interaction is key.
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My job in higher ed: Kai Peters, Chief Executive at Ashridge Business School

My job in higher ed: Kai Peters, Chief Executive at Ashridge Business School
Kai explains his greatest achievements during his 12 years at Ashridge Business School, his system for prioritising tasks and why he often feels like a sheepdog.
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