The Education Beyond Degrees Podcast

Welcome to Spur’s, Education Beyond Degrees podcast, hosted by Spur's founder Meni Sarris. We create each episode in the hope that it will provide guidance and motivation to our listeners. Take a listen to each episode and make sure to read the episode’s blog post for any links or additional commentary.

Jarrod Shappell

Jarrod Shappell

Partner
Navalent
Season 1: Episode 9
How to Deploy a Successful Organizational Structure in Higher Education
Melissa Peraino

Melissa Peraino

Director of Educational Outreach
Grand Valley State University
Season 1: Episode 8
Reflecting Your Community In Your Continuing Education Portfolio
Terri Givens, Ph.D.

Terri Givens, Ph.D.

CEO and Founder of Brighter Higher Ed., Author, Professor, and Administrator
McGill University
Season 1: Episode 7
Leading Your Institution From a Place of Radical Empathy
Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Founder
Spur Education Group
Season 1: Episode 6
The Three Mistakes CE Leaders Are Making Post-COVID
Jenni Murphy, Ed.D.

Jenni Murphy, Ed.D.

Dean of the College of Continuing Education
Sacramento State University
Season 1: Episode 5
How To Become the “Top of Mind” CE Institution In Your Region
Sara Leoni

Sara Leoni

Chief Executive Officer
GreenFig
Season 1: Episode 4
How CE Can Create Career Mobility For Long-Term Potential
Therese Grohman

Therese Grohman

Senior Director of Marketing and Enrollment Management
Northwestern University's School of Professional Studies
Season 1: Episode 3
How to Diffuse Friction Between CE Programming and Marketing
Jim Shaeffer

Jim Shaeffer

President
Eastern Shore Community College
Season 1: Episode 2
How to Get the University to Rally Around CE’s Potential
Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Founder
Spur Education Group
Season 1: Episode 1
Introducing, The Education Beyond Degrees Podcast