Event management systems have given schools greater control over everything from booking spaces to ordering food, linens and equipment.
Event-related providers were asked: “What type of campus event could college administrators do a better job planning?”
Event snapshot: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s Presidential All-Alumni Evening and Campaign Launch
Date: October 13, 2017, during the annual reunion and homecoming weekend and to celebrate a new capital campaign
Offices involved: Procurement Services partnered with the Institute Advancement Events Department and Presidential Events group, along with a cross-functional team representing groups from all over campus, including student activities, student life and public safety.
Thinking beyond painfully slashing big line items, higher ed leaders can realize significant savings in finding smaller cuts that, all together, add up to make a huge impact.
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Refurbishing rather than replacing classroom tablet armchairs
Link to main story: Colleges tackle budget pruning
$370,000 on 1,000 chairs