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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.

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.

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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.

Five Ways to Promote Faculty Adoption of Student Success Technologies

Involving faculty is key to implementing student success technology. Here are five ways to increase faculty engagement in your student success initiatives.

Six Strategies to Encourage Faculty to Use a Student Success Technology

Six strategies that can encourage faculty to use student success technology.

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University of Montana: Establishing a Holistic View of Student Success

The University of Montana uses Starfish to help students connect with the right resources to stay focused on achieving their ultimate goal of graduation

Fostering a Foundation for First-Year Success: UCCS

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs team used Starfish to drive in-person advising

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.

The Impact of Earning an Associate Degree Prior to Transfer on Bachelor’s Degree Completion

This research brief is the third in a series of four that explore outcomes for recent high school graduates who begin their postsecondary education in a community college. This study examined the impact of earning an associate degree prior to transfer on the probability of earning a bachelor’s degree.

Identifying Predictors of Credential Completion Among Beginning Community College Students

This research brief is the second in a series of four, exploring outcomes for recent high school graduates who begin their postsecondary education in a community college using data from the Education Longitudinal Study of 2002.

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Kellogg Community College Selects Starfish By Hobsons Student Success Platform

ARLINGTON, VA - JUNE 11, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader, today announced that Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek, Mich. has selected the Starfish Enterprise Success Platform as part of its initiative to increase student success and retention rates on campus.

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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.

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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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.

The Pulse: Howard Bell on Starfish

This month's episode of the Pulse podcast features an interview with Howard Bell of Hobsons about Starfish Enterprise Success Platform, the company's student success platform.

Starfish Enterprise Platform Adds View into Community Data

A new capability in the company's Starfish Enterprise Success Platform will allow Starfish users to browse interventions from other colleges or universities, helping generate new ideas for their own student success efforts.