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Student-Centric Recruitment Webinar

Check our Student-Centric Recruitment Model Webinar recording. In the webinar, Amy Reitz, Senior Vice President of Product at Hobsons, shares the six principles of Intersect’s Student-Centric Recruitment Model.

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.

Webinar: Higher Ed Change Management During COVID-19

Check out our webinar recording to learn from Starfish Strategic Consulting Practice team as they share simple change management and planning tools to help anyone charged with implementing a new initiative, policy, or strategy adapt to the new challenges.

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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.

Success in Uncertain Times: Holistic Interventions for Incoming Freshmen

Download our research brief to learn more about how to identify and implement effective proactive intervention programs and strategies for first-time freshmen.

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Message from Hobsons CEO

The underlying flaws of our society have risen in tragic displays of racism. We have much work to do around understanding each other and treating everyone with respect and compassion. Hobsons will continue to value every individual and support and serve the diverse communities we work with.

Naviance Announces Strategic Advisory Board for 2020

Naviance by Hobsons announces its Strategic Advisory Board for 2020. The board is comprised of school counselors, department heads, and district and school leaders who will provide guidance and insights into the needs of today’s educators.

Texas Tech University expands student success initiatives with the Starfish Solution

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, announced today that Texas Tech University (TTU) in Lubbock, Texas, has chosen to partner with Starfish as its exclusive student success platform for its more than 38,000 students.

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Coronavirus Champions: A Running List of Brands Getting It Right

Forbes highlights Naviance by Hobsons as a company emerging as a leader during the chaotic period resulting from coronavirus. To support schools and districts through this period, Naviance offered curriculum (over 100+ online, self-paced lessons) for free to all clients, enabling nearly 2 million students to prepare for college, career, and life.

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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Client Success Story: Western Connecticut State University

Learn how Western Connecticut State University is using Intersect to attract best-fit students, improve students retention, and match with the right students to create a comfortable environment and elevate the learning and teaching experience for students and staff.

Client Success Story: West Virginia University

Learn how West Virginia University is using Intersect to reach their best-fit students across the nation, promote scholarships to close the gaps between instate and outstate tuition, and advertise virtual and on-campus events to increase awareness with future students.

Client Success Story: SUNY Cortland

Learn how Intersect is helping SUNY Cortland increase their college brand awareness, enhance their relationship with new schools and counselors, and reach more diverse and multicultural student base.