Education Webinars

Online Courses & Student Success: A Study of 15 Institutions

Does taking online courses decrease a student's chances of achieving key academic outcomes? Join us to learn how the relationship between online course taking and student success outcomes vary depending upon the type of student, the degree attempted, and more.

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College Students Aren’t Just Hungry to Learn, They’re Actually Hungry.

Starfish Project Hope is a partnership between Starfish and the Hope Center that aims to help institutions identify which of their students are food and housing insecure, as well as develop effective outreach materials to target to students with basic needs.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know Starfish Can Do

Learn about 5 tools you can leverage in Starfish to support student populations and make progress towards retention and completion goals.

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Building Capacity through Infographics

How can an institution build capacity and consensus among stakeholders for a new retention tool?

First-generation Student Success: Using Actionable Data to Drive Culture Change

We understand that student-success requires intention and a vision. In this webinar, we draw from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, NASPA’s recent national landscape analysis of first-generation student success programs at four-year institutions.

Expectations vs. Reality: Redesigning Student Success Pathways

Hear from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) and Northcentral Technical College (NTC) about how they have effectively re-designed processes to support their changing student pathways by following a Guided Pathways model for student success.

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Holistic Degree Planning & Advising for Student Retention and Completion

Starfish by Hobsons is the proud winner of CCA’s 2018 Seal of Approval, Technology Trailblazer awards in Choice and Time. Starfish by Hobsons received Technology Trailblazer awards in the CCA categories of Choice and Time for assisting students in making informed choices and decreasing the time it takes to graduate.

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Analytics for Student Success Practitioners

OnDemand Webinar: Data analytics is emerging as a critical tool to support student success professionals.

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Evaluating What Works: Using Data and Analytics to Identify High Impact Programs

This webinar will be an encore of a 2018 National Symposium on Student Retention presentation from Starfish and Fayetteville State University.

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6 Steps to Align and Focus Your Student Success Goals

Institutions need to track their student support services, and key student success metrics, but first they need a strategic plan.

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Shifting Student Behavior: Interventions & Other Strategies to Help Colleges & Their Students

College is about choices -- good choices and poor choices, informed choices and not-so-informed choices -- that students make every day and every semester.

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Using Starfish Early Alert to Close Equity Gaps on Campus

In this webinar, North Carolina’s designated Starfish Account & Consulting teams will walk participants through the existing equity gap in North Carolina and how it is impacting students across the state.

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HSI 2018 Session: 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

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.

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.

Student Success: An Admissions and Enrollment Officer’s Secret Weapon

This session will focus on how your institution’s creative and rigorous student support network can be a valuable asset.

Improving Degree Attainment Rates Among Community College Transfer Students

In this webinar, Dr. Jonathan Turk, Senior Policy Research Analyst at The American Council on Education’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS), will discuss findings from a recent study that examines the impact of earning an associate degree prior to transfer on the probability of completing a bachelor’s degree.

Starfish by Hobsons: CCA Seal of Approval Winner

Starfish is a proud recipient of Complete College America's 2017 Technology Seal of Approval. Join our team for a webinar to see how the Starfish platform supports Guided Pathways and keeps students on track to complete their goals.

A Holistic Framework for Guided Pathways Implementation

Download this webinar to hear about Reedley College's framework for implementing student success technologies in order to align with Guided Pathways.

Top Strategies for Building an Intervention Inventory

Learn about the value of documenting, measuring, and sharing your campus’ student success interventions

Student Success Spotlight: Guttman Community College

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College has achieved considerable success to date in terms of graduation and transfer rates. Join us for an engaging conversation around how Guttman has increased faculty, staff, and advisors’ ability to communicate with students and colleagues to help students “connect to success.”

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A Vision for Guided Pathways with Starfish by Hobsons

Join Starfish experts who will take you step-by-step through one student’s journey at a community college, with all the opportunities and challenges that may entail.

What is the SSMX?

Learn about the value of documenting, measuring, and sharing your campus’ student success interventions.

Student Success Spotlight: Morgan State University and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Morgan State University and NWTC share ways to improve student outcomes, including engaging faculty with student success.

Analytics Overview, Part 4: AHA! Real-Life Examples of Analytics in Action

Predictive models can seem very abstract, but insights gleaned from data can be very concrete and actionable. The final session in our four-part Analytics webinar series that shows our favorite moments from actual client "data reveals."

Analytics Overview, Part 3: Investigating Ethical Issues with Data

Although everyone understands that student data should be treated with care, developing and implementing an ethical approach to data use requires more than just good intentions. Part 3 in our four-part Analytics webinar series explores some common concerns with managing data on campus.

Analytics Overview, Part 2: What is Predictive Analytics?

Part 2 of our four-part Analytics webinar series provides a candid look at the opportunities and challenges involved in using your institution’s historic data to predict student risk.

Getting to the Finish Line: Predictors of Postsecondary Credential Attainment

The American Council on Education’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS), in partnership with Hobsons, recently released the second study in its series exploring the outcomes of community college students. This webinar shares key findings and implications for practice.

Analytics Overview, Part 1: Desperate Measures

Why do we even need to measure our student success work? What is involved in embarking on a data-gathering project? This is Part 1 in our four-part Analytics webinar series to review some of the principals of experimental design and explore structural elements to put in place to effectively measure your interventions.

The Predictive Power of Course Withdrawals: Recent Research

Course withdrawals are an influential variable in student retention and success. This Webinar presents research from a dataset that encompasses nine universities.

Preparing for Pathways: Systems and Processes to Support Student Success

Hobsons student success leaders and Guided Pathways experts host a conversation about how Starfish can help your institution implement Guided Pathways on your campus.

Introducing Starfish 7 (August 17)

We've launched Starfish 7, the latest release of the Starfish Enterprise Success Platform. This webinar features highlights on the new capabilities introduced this past year and a preview of things to come.

Introducing Starfish 7 (August 10)

We've launched Starfish 7, the latest release of the Starfish Enterprise Success Platform. This webinar features highlights on the new capabilities introduced this past year and a preview of things to come.

Examining Your Student Support Interventions: Making Smart Decisions with Limited Resources

This webinar features a discussion of how to take a 360-degree approach to examine campus success efforts and provide insights into what’s working so that you can build a culture of student success.

Improving the Odds of Successful Upward Transfer

The American Council on Education (ACE) and Hobsons recently completed the first of three studies to predict how, when, and why community college students transfer to four-year colleges and universities. In this webinar, researchers from ACE's Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS) will discuss the report findings and key predictors of upward transfer for students who enroll in community college directly after high school.

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