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But first, let’s take a selfie!

K-State Open House Social Media Guide


Campaign Objective: To create an exciting and relevant way for prospective students, K-State colleges, departments and programs to connect and engage in K-State social media while exploring buildings across campus. With the increased popularity of Instagram, the #KStateSelfieChallenge on Instagram will replace the Foursquare Check-In challenge, while promoting the university’s fastest growing social media channel.

#KStateSelfieChallenge details

  • “Selfie Stations” will be set up at each of the 13 passport locations across Open_House_Selfie-10campus with signage.
  • From 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., participants have the opportunitiy to take a selfie with K-State Celebrities, such as President Kirk Schulz, Dean Pat Bosco and Willie the Wildcat at designated locations to be announced via K-State social media.
  • K-State Open House student volunteers will serve as station hosts where celebrities are stationed to greet and encourage attendees to participate and take selfies with K-State-themed Instagram frames.

Signage will read:

  1. Follow @KansasStateUniversity on Instagram
  2. Take a selfie!
  3. Upload to IG and use hashtag #KStateSelfieChallenge.
  4. After visiting designated locations present your passport and or selfies to Open House Staff at the K-State Student Union.

Ways to promote #KStateOpenHouse and #KStateSelfieChallenge: 

Share our Pinterest board for a virtual map of K-State Open House hot spots and selfie stations: http://www.pinterest.com/kansasstate/k-state-open-house/.

Share the K-State Open House invitation YouTube video via social media: http://bit.ly/kstateopenhouseinvite.

Follow and share the #KStateOpenHouse tagboard: https://tagboard.com/KStateOpenHouse/159770

Follow and share posts from K-State social media regarding open house.

Remember to use the #KStateOpenHouse hashtag when creating related social media posts.


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