Increasing Retention Through an Integrated Student Experience Approach

This webinar will focus on effective implementation strategies, student success and retention outcomes, lessons learned and NECC’s plans for an integrated student experience using Starfish to increase student retention and success.


Move from Marketing to Matching in College Admissions

Join Amy Reitz, Director of Product Management for Matching Solutions, to learn how Hobsons is helping universities move from marketing to matching in the college admission process and building tools to foster better collaboration between high schools and higher education institutions.

From Throwing Stones to Creating Ripples: Ramapo’s Approach to Student Success

Participants of this session will hear a case study of Ramapo’s implementation and execution of Starfish and how intentionality, collaboration, and closing the loop have increased student success. In the process, Ramapo has learned that using Starfish not only allowed us to better connect with our students, but enabled us to better connect with ourselves. We will review specific examples of how student success metrics have improved as a result of Starfish implementation on our campus and also examples of how student-focused offices have leveraged the technology to create ripple effects that extend campus-wide.

California College Readiness Block Grants

The upcoming release of $200 million dollar in block grants for college and career readiness by the California Department of Education signals a growing focus on preparing California students for life after high school and long-term success. Join a panel of educators and experts for a timely Webinar to better understand the opportunities and the implications of the grants.

K-12 and Community College Partnerships for Access, Readiness, and Success

With an increasing focus on dual enrollment and college access, K-12 institutions and community colleges have put an emphasis on working together to provide the best experience for students. Join Dr. Mary Rittling and Dr. David Schuler as they discuss partnerships developed in their communities to increase access to community college, prepare students to be college-ready, and to foster student success in high school, college, and beyond.

Using Starfish to Support Student Success in Online Learning

At Quinsigamond Community College (QCC), the combination of an Online Liaison Service and Starfish is helping online students be more successful. QCC leverages Starfish to improve communication processes between the online liaison, online students needing assistance, and faculty members, with positive results on student performance and engagement across 200 online classes each semester. During this webinar, QCC will discuss how the online process with Starfish evolved and the success stories related to this service.

When I Grow Up: Strategies for Nurturing Curiosity in Elementary Students

Elementary school students are naturally curious about the world around them. Educators have an opportunity to help students see how their personal likes and interests can develop into best-fit education paths and careers. In this webinar, you’ll learn strategies for helping students to foster and realize their aspirations through self-discovery, career exploration and college awareness in developmentally appropriate ways. Participants will also learn how Naviance for Elementary School kindles students’ curiosity.

Naviance eDocs & The Common Application: Updates for 2016-17

We’ve made a few changes to the way Naviance eDocs and The Common Application work together, including several requested enhancements. Learn more in this pre-recorded webinar.

Guided Pathways and iPASS: Supporting Student Success from Start to Finish

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, the newest community college in the City University of New York, is an equity-driven, guided learning pathways institution. Having just completed our fourth year, Guttman’s educational model is proving to be successful in helping students make timely progress towards degree completion; our two- and three-year graduation rates are well above the national average.

Change Management: 6 Keys to Getting Everyone on Your Student SUccess Train

Syracuse University is one of the foremost contributors when it comes to the advancement of theories on retention and student success. By recognizing that true undergraduate excellence is achieved when attention is paid to the “whole student,” they are working collaboratively to create the conditions that support teaching, learning, retention, and success. One of the indispensable fundamentals of creating a successful student success initiative is buy-in from all of the stakeholders. Join Kalpana (Kal) Srinivas, Ph.D., as she shares the keys to how Syracuse University is successfully managing the campus changes associated with Orange Success

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