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Crossing the Finish Line: Student Success for College Athletes

We'll discuss how success metrics for student-athletes compare to non-athletes, whether interventions designed to help student-athletes have had a positive effect on GPA, and more.

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Visit More Best-Fit Students Webinar Series: Part 1 - The Naviance Student: The Best Audience

Check out this 15 minute webinar to learn about reaching the community of over 10 million Naviance students.

Leveraging Technology to Close Equity Gaps

This webinar will showcase what it means to put equity at the center of a college's strategy and how student success technology can improve and strengthen efforts to ensure equitable outcomes for all students.

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Colleges – Tips for Maintaining Sanity During Spring Travel

More than 87% of the college admissions road warriors responding to our recent survey said they recruit both fall and spring, with almost one-quarter reporting that they spend more than 13 weeks on the road in recruitment travel each school year. According to my calendar, that means it’s almost time to hit the road again.

Bringing Student Success Together at Hobsons HQ

Recently, more than 55 student success professionals and Starfish partners gathered together at the Hobsons offices in Cincinnati, OH for a Student Success Summit. There were so many important takeaways from the event, but several key themes emerged that are helping us here at Starfish think about how we approach our work.

Education Advances Awards – What Intersect Customers Need to Know

This is the first year Education Advances Awards have been available to Intersect users. You may be wondering what these awards are about, and how you can submit an application for your institution.

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Dedication to College and Career Readiness Leads to District-Wide Naviance Access

After making college and career readiness their top priority, Aptos High School staff and administrators decided to implement Naviance. By working with their Naviance consultant, Aptos had counselors trained, data in place, and provided teachers access by the first day of the school year. Their main goals included assisting seniors in their college research and planning, and allowing freshman immediate access to Naviance to receive its benefits throughout all four years. By January of 2017, Aptos High School had all grade levels accessing Naviance regularly, exceeding their goals for the entire school year.

Berkley School District: Increasing Access to Various Student Pathways

In order to support their mission of supporting “every learner in the quest to realize his or her full potential,” Berkley SD decided to use Naviance to streamline their college and career readiness initiatives.

Guttman Community College Supports Guided Pathway Program With Starfish

Guttman Community College, the newest community college in the City University of New York (CUNY), offers an equity-driven, highimpact, guided pathways learning experience to best support its diverse, urban student population.

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Improving Post-Traditional Student Success

Learn more about the unique challenges of the post-traditional student journey and how to better serve them at your institution.

Admissions Counselor Travel Toolkit

How to conquer the admissions travel season and life on the road

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Starfish Clients Named 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Finalists

ARLINGTON, VA - MAY 24, 2018 - Starfish by Hobsons is pleased to announce that two Starfish clients have been selected as finalists for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.

Naviance by Hobsons Launches Naviance Insights to Unlock College Outcomes

ARLINGTON, VA - May 22, 2018 - Education technology leader Hobsons recently announced the release of Naviance Insights, a new analytics solution designed to track and analyze college outcomes.

Hobsons Announces Release of the Benchmarks Report within the Starfish Platform

ARLINGTON, VA, May 17, 2018 - Starfish by Hobsons today announced the release of the Benchmarks report, a new data dashboard to help Starfish institutions compare their students’ performance with student performance at similar institutions.

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How High School Counselors Can Prepare Now for Next Year

"Setting up and using RepVisits, a self-sufficient, automated scheduling system for college representatives to schedule visits, can alleviate some of the consuming back-and-forth communication that normally occurs in the fall."

Thrive Global Feature: 5 Leadership Lessons with Kate Cassino

Hobsons' CEO Kate Cassino recently shared her 5 Leadership Lessons with Thrive Global. See how Kate's leadership expertise has further positioned Hobsons as the leading education technology company.

Collier County Superintendent Honored as 2017 Lavan Dukes District Leader of the Year

At a meeting of the State Board of Education, Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart today named Collier County Superintendent Dr. Kamela Patton the 2017 Lavan Dukes District Data Leader of the Year.