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Admit It. College Admissions is Broken.

Jun. 23, 2015 at 11:18 AM | By Dan Obregon, Vice President, Marketing & User Experience, Hobsons | Comment Count

How many students does it take to fill a 2,800 person freshman class? Nearly 50,000.  That’s the answer for some colleges at least.  That number may seem a little out of whack, but it’s not uncommon to see institutions revert to drastic measures to...

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Start Early, Think Holistically, and Never Stop: Takeaways from The Atlantic Education Summit

Jun. 17, 2015 at 04:15 PM | By Patty Reinert Mason, Director of Communications, Hobsons | Comment Count

If you’re hungry, it’s hard to concentrate on homework. If you come from a low-income home, an abusive home, or you have no home, your top priorities are food, shelter, and protection – not school. If you go to school feeling miserable – or...

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