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Check out our webinar recording discussion learn about #StarfishProjectHope and how you can help support students with food or housing insecurity.
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.
Check our webinar recording to learn more about how Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) has managed to maintain uninterrupted service and supportive communication for their students in this time of unprecedented challenge.
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.
Learn how institutions are incorporating Starfish into their emergency preparations and shifts to remote learning environments.
The topics and sessions at the conference became immediately personal and related to Starfish as we discussed students’ need for the sense of belonging, the need for faculty engagement and research on student challenges, and the need to identify and address root causes of performance/outcomes. These are topics that the Strategic Consultants address on the campuses with whom we work.
In September 2017, NYU recognized its need to enhance the student experience and improve its already strong retention and graduation rates.
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.
The first year of college has emerged as a critical barrier to college retention. In fact, nearly one in eight students who start college in any fall term transfer to a different institution by the following fall.
Download our research brief to learn more about how to identify and implement effective proactive intervention programs and strategies for first-time freshmen.
Student success is a shared responsibility, institution-wide.
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.
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.
Arlington, VA – March 2, 2020 – Hobsons, the leader in education technology, announced today the addition of Thomas Laurin to the senior leadership team as Chief Financial Officer.
Big Bend Community College (BBCC) has chosen to collaborate with Hobson’s Starfish Enterprise Success Platform in order to increase retention and graduation rates on their campus.
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.
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.
Campus Technology asks Kalpana (Kal) Srinivas, the university's director for retention, in Academic Affairs, how Syracuse streamlined the process of advising across all schools and colleges, and why understanding campus culture was central to her team's change management strategy.
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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.
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.
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.