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Identifying Students At Risk of Food or Housing Insecurity: Insights from FACU and MCCC

Check out our webinar recording discussion learn about #StarfishProjectHope and how you can help support students with food or housing insecurity.

Evaluating Recruitment Efforts Webinar Panel

Join us for a webinar on March 20 for a panel discussion. Our panelists will discuss how they are and how they would like to be evaluating recruitment efforts on their campuses and the challenges and opportunities that come with those evaluation methods.

Reaching Today’s Students with Strategic Communication

By streamlining all communication efforts within Starfish, advisors and faculty can maximize their outreach, encourage student participation, and reduce no-shows. Learn more from Tina Balser, Director of Student Success Initiatives at the University of Missouri-Columbia,and team, as they review their most effective personal strategies for reaching students.

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Starfish: Coronavirus Update

We at Starfish by Hobsons are continuing to monitor the latest information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As you are aware, the situation continues to evolve, and many educational institutions have taken pragmatic measures to protect their students, faculty, administrators, and staff.

Intersect: Coronavirus Update

We at Hobsons are continuing to monitor the latest information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As you are aware, the situation continues to evolve, and many educational institutions have taken pragmatic measures to protect their students and staff.

Naviance: Coronavirus Update

We at Naviance by Hobsons are continuing to monitor the latest information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). To support schools and districts through this unprecedented period, we have made many resources available to our Naviance clients.

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Lynn University Increases Awareness and Connections to Best-Fit Students

Learn how Lynn University is optimizing their recruitment efforts and getting in front of students who are in Naviance researching college options.

Education Podcast Blog

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School: Supporting Students To and Through College

With Naviance and data-centric counseling, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School has achieved a 100% college acceptance rate for the past 9 years, and has a college completion rate that is 3 times higher than the national average for low income students.

New York University: Using Starfish to Strategically Increase Student Success Metrics

In September 2017, NYU recognized its need to enhance the student experience and improve its already strong retention and graduation rates.

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2019 Naviance Student Survey

The college planning and search process is often described by students as stressful and overwhelming. With copious amounts of deadlines to make and criteria to search for, students are looking for higher ed institutions to support them throughout this pivotal process in their lives.

Naviance Student Insights: A Comprehensive Look at the 2019 Naviance Student

The higher education enrollment landscape is rapidly changing as demographics continue to shift, tuition costs rise, and students and families begin to question the value of attending college. While there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to solving the current challenges, this report will provide valuable information for both K-12 and higher education leaders as they seek to work together to support students through the college recruitment process.

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At Naviance, College, Career, & Life Readiness Summits, Hobsons works to Bridge K12 & Higher Ed

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect and Naviance, will host a series of over 15 Naviance College, Career and Life Readiness Summits across the country in 2020. The one-day summit focuses on connecting the journey between K-12 and higher education, with the goal of further equipping district administrators and counselors with resources to support students on their journey.

Ottawa University Selects Starfish by Hobsons as Exclusive Student Success Platform

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, today announced that Ottawa University has chosen to partner with Starfish to increase the retention and graduation rates of its student population. The Starfish solution will support more than 4,000 students served by Ottawa University’s on-campus and fully online programs.

Hobsons and New Tech Network Announce Partnership to Support Students for Post-secondary Success

Hobsons, the education technology leader behind Naviance, a college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) platform, and New Tech Network (NTN), a leading design partner for comprehensive K – 12 school change, announced today a partnership initiative to provide Naviance to secondary schools as part of a college access network of Texas high schools.

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Coronavirus Champions: A Running List of Brands Getting It Right

Forbes article that mentions the free online and self paced curriculum Hobsons is offering to its clients.

A New Partnership Tackles College Students’ Housing And Food Insecurities

Hobsons is teaming up with Temple University’s Hope Center for College, Community and Justice to study and battle the growing problems of food and housing insecurity among college students. The partnership was announced July 30, 2019 under the banner Starfish Project Hope, reflecting the combination of Hobsons’ Starfish Enterprise Success module with the research and action agenda of the Hope Center.

Naviance Wields Much ‘Power and Influence’ in College Admissions, Harvard Researcher Finds

For decades, the college-admissions process has been shrouded in mystery. But these days, big data, and a popular college planning tool, are taking much of the guesswork out of applying to college.

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Rowan University: Driving Holistic Student Success and Data-Informed Decisions

Learn how Starfish helps Rowan University, a 4-year public research university, drive holistic student success through connected student services, scalable advising, and analytics to power data-informed decisions.

Client Success Story: University of Missouri-St. Louis

Hear from Beth Eckelkamp, Associate Provost for Student Success, at University of Missouri-St.Louis, a four-year public research university with a tagline of "we transform lives." Learn how Starfish helps UMSL faculty and staff provide full 360 support of their entire student population, and quickly access institutional reports with the click of a button.

Introducing Starfish by Hobsons, a Solution for Student Success

Starfish is a holistic student success platform that eliminates the gap between data and action. It uncovers hidden information so you can pinpoint risk and act immediately to remove obstacles and drive success for all students. Within a single platform, Starfish unites an entire campus to take coordinated actions at key points when a student needs support.