HighEdWeb2008 Conference: Infinite Solutions

Session Details

Designing a New User-Centric College Public Website: Lessons Learned

SAC5 Social Applications and Content Track

Plaster Student Union 308


St. Louis Community College deployed a new website that integrates all campus locations and provides a user-centric experience targeting many types of visitors and their individual needs. We identified user experiences, new content, navigation, website organization, image and branding, and the look and feel required to successfully provide a sense of uniqueness and connection. Learn about committees and personnel, goals, decisions, branding, best practices and the Web content management system and processes the college deployed. Learn about the things that we could have done better to make for a more successful transition.


George Sackett
Content Manager, St. Louis Community College

George Sackett is the content manager for St. Louis Community College, and is one of the team leaders responsible for the complete overhaul of the college's website. He has over 15 years experience in communications and Web content management, including Web design as well as computer training and support.

Khouloud Hawasli
Acting Manager of Electronic Communication, St. Louis Community College - Cosand Center