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5 Things You Didn’t Know Starfish Can Do

Learn about 5 tools you can leverage in Starfish to support student populations and make progress towards retention and completion goals.

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Building Capacity through Infographics

How can an institution build capacity and consensus among stakeholders for a new retention tool?

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Transitioning to the Reimagined Course Planner

The new Course Planner is designed based on the collective feedback of dozens of clients across multiple states and will improve the overall experience within Naviance for districts, counselors, and students. Check out our on-demand webinar to learn more about the new reimagined Naviance Course Planner.

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Understand First-generation Students And Spark Institutional Change

There are lots of reasons to ensure that all students--and I do mean all students--who seek a higher education are able to successfully complete. This includes a range of important reasons such as ensuring that opportunities are equitable and attainable as well as ensuring that the country stays competitive in our increasingly global economy.

Join Naviance by Hobsons at NACAC Next Week

Naviance by Hobsons will be attending the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) from September 26-28 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky. This conference brings together over 6,500 counseling and admission professionals from around the world dedicated to serving students as they make choices about pursuing postsecondary education.

Hobsons’ Summer Internship Program: Connecting College to Careers

This summer, we welcomed 20 college students to join the Hobsons’ team for the 2019 Summer Internship Program. Students spent 10 weeks working on various projects to support three product lines: Naviance, Intersect, and Starfish. Our Summer Internship Program exemplifies our commitment to supporting student success, along their educational journey. It is our mission come to life within the walls of our Arlington, VA and Cincinnati, OH offices.

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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.

Reedley College: Streamlining Counseling with Degree Planning

Reedley College is a leader among community colleges, and has dealt with increasing state mandates by volunteering for pilot projects to develop strategies, tools, and processes to meet the new requirements.

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The Right Tools to Support Holistic Student Success

As institutions invest in the success of their students, it’s no wonder there is increasing focus on approaching the issue holistically. The Starfish Enterprise Success Platform can help institutions scale their ability to support every student’s academic journey.

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Increase Awareness and Connect with Best-Fit Naviance Students: Intersect for Community Colleges

In this digital brochure, learn how Intersect works specifically with community colleges to increase awareness of their institution with Naviance students in their geographic service area, optimize their in-person presence through promoting campus events and connect with students ready to actively engage with their institution.

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Insights In Action: Turning Data Into Outcomes

Schools and districts are constantly evaluating and re-evaluating data within their systems. But numbers alone do not create change. Institutions need to dig deeper to find the insights within data in order to create meaningful outcomes. This white paper provides three ways educators can use data insights to create meaningful outcomes for their students.

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Hobsons Announces New SVP of Talent

Arlington, VA – September 16, 2019 – Hobsons, the leader in education technology, announced today the addition of Marcelle Wood to the senior leadership team as SVP of Talent.

Naviance Partners with Greater Albany Public Schools as the District’s Exclusive Partner of CCLR

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Naviance, announced today that Greater Albany Public School District (GAPS) in Albany, OR, has chosen Naviance as its exclusive provider of college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) solutions.

Hobsons Announces Completion of 2019 Internship Program

Hobsons, the leader in education technology and company behind Naviance, Intersect, and Starfish, announced today the culmination and success of its 2019 Summer Internship Program. Across Hobsons’ Arlington and Cincinnati office locations, 20 college students gained firsthand experience over 10 weeks, working in various departments across all three product lines.

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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.

The Online Tool That Helps - and Hinders? - College Applicants

Students who use Naviance are more likely to be accepted where they apply—but may be deterred from reaching for highly selective schools.

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SUNY Broome, 2019 Hobsons Educational Advances Award Winner

SUNY Broome, 2019 Hobsons Educational Advances Award winner, is SUNY Broome is a comprehensive community college located in Upstate New York’s Southern Tier. The college has approximately 10,000 students annually, serving more than 4,000 full-time and nearly 3,000 part-time students per semester. Approximately half of Broome’s students get jobs after graduation, the other half transfer to a four-year institution. Learn more about how they use Starfish on their campus.

Hobsons: We Are Student Champions

Hobsons help students througout every step in their education journey - from K-12 to higher education and beyond. Discover how each Hobsons product - Naivance, Intersect and Stafish - fit into the student journey.

MSD Wayne: The 2018 Education Advances Award Winner

The Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township was recognized by Hobsons as the 2018 Education Advances Award Winner in the K-12 College and Career Readiness category. Learn how MSD Wayne utilizes Naviance by Hobsons to prepare their students to achieve one of the three E’s: Enroll, Enlist, or Employ.