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Inside Access: How to Unveil Your Campus During the Pandemic in a Unique Way

Creating the Ultimate Virtual Visit

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Manny sits down with Coach Chris Shank (Defiance College, Offensive Line) to discuss how Defiance has created an innovative and creative way of bringing the college campus to their recruits. The Virtual Visit that has been created by the staff is very successful and they open up the doors so that you can learn more about how it was done. For more information you can follow the links below to experience it for yourself:

Coaches Virtual Visit

Prospect Virtual Visit

Navigational Highlights

[0:10] Welcome and Introduction

[0:33] Chris Shank and his initial thoughts on how schools are recruiting during the pandemic

[1:37] Overview of current situation and how different places are responding

[3:35] Louie Matsakis (University of Kentucky) gives his thoughts on the Defiance Virtual Visit

[4:41] How did this all happen? A brief overview of how the virtual visit came about

[9:49] The Process; what went into making the virtual visit?

[14:01] The Content; what was actually in the virtual visit?

[20:17] The Results; how do the numbers look since starting this?

[25:05] How you can take see the visit

[26:08] Closing thoughts

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