Academic Planning

Data Analytics and Student Advising: Creating a Culture Shift on Campus

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.

Ramapo College of New Jersey and Starfish: Creating a Culture of Student Success

Ramapo’s use of Starfish has evolved from a student success office initiative and tool to an institution-wide student success strategy.

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The Art of the Nudge: Optimizing Outreach for Maximum Impact

HSI 2018 Presentation from Loralyn Taylor, Director, Analytics for University Student Success Initiatives, Ohio University

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HSI 2018 Session: Blazing a Trail with Guided Pathways

HSI 2018 Presentation from Stephanie Curry, Faculty Grant Coordinator and Michelle Stricker, Student Success and Support Program Coordinator, Reedley College

Wartburg College: Focus on Finding Best-Fit Students

Learn how Wartburg College used ActiveMatch to identify targets for travel and attract students who are a good academic match and fit.

Carroll Community College: Increasing Retention When Faced with Declining Student Populations

Carroll Community College chose Starfish to be their partner in implementation and aid student success efforts.

SuperMatch & RepVisits Product Updates (Higher Ed)

Register for our“SuperMatch & RepVisits Product Updates” webinar to learn about recent enhancements made to RepVisits and new Intersect tools that are now integrated with SuperMatch!

College, Career, and Life Readiness Framework Booklet

The CCLR Framework provides a blueprint to prepare middle and high school students for success after graduation. This practical tool set helps schools and districts of all sizes define, measure, and track success for their college, career and life readiness initiatives. The result is purposeful approach to CCLR that drives long-term student engagement and better outcomes.

Hobsons Joins Community College Leaders at the ACE Convening on Community College Student Success

ARLINGTON, VA - July 31, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, yesterday attended the ACE Convening on Community College Student Success and Completion, hosted by the American Council on Education (ACE).

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Everett Community College Selects Starfish by Hobsons as Student Success Platform

ARLINGTON, VA - July 26, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, today announced that Everett Community College has selected the Starfish Enterprise Success Platform to support student success and retention initiatives on campus through meaningful communication and connection.

University of Tampa: Increasing Institutional Awareness Through High School Visits

Learn how the University of Tampa doubled their presence at school visits and college fairs through RepVisits.