Author Archives : Annie Gaumond

Case Study: Youngstown State University


When you have a campus of over 12,000 students, increasing student engagement can be a very challenging goal. With so many moving parts, solving a university-wide complexity issue requires innovation. Measuring Success Having adopted the OOHLALA Mobile Platform, Youngstown State is not only able to develop personalized student engagement programs, but is also able to measure their success. Now that students…

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Mental Health Crisis on Campus


Full Mental Health Infographic: Download Mental health on campus has recently become one of the biggest concerns for higher ed institutions across North America. The number of students suffering from poor mental health is increasing at an alarming rate, and institutions are finding it harder than ever to tackle this issue. A recent study found that 73% of students experience…

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OOHLALA Mobile Now Fully Integrated with Canvas LMS


Colleges Can Now Integrate Academic Information into Mobile App to Help Students Seamlessly Access Key Resources OOHLALA Mobile partners with Instructure’s leading learning management system to integrate course content and schedules into streamlined, mobile-friendly student portal  MONTREAL—OOHLALA Mobile, which partners with colleges and universities to develop mobile apps that improve student engagement and retention, today announced that it has fully…

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5 Tips for Students Living Away From Home for the First Time


For some, going away to college or university may be the first time they find themselves navigating the world on their own; away from the support of their parents, expected to be truly independent. While this change can be exciting, it can also be overwhelming. If a student has no prior experience living on their own, it can feel as…

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