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Communicating with Students Throughout the Entire Student Life Cycle

As students progress through the student life cycle, their needs change dramatically. Whether they are freshmen or seniors, the services…

5 Ways to Make the Most Out of Your Higher Ed Conference

Higher Education conferences are a great way to learn a lot about the space, in a short amount of time….

EMU, Cedar Crest College and Southern Maine Community College Centralized their Campus Ecosystems

The first time I opened a course catalogue to select my courses, I remember being overwhelmed. I had recently moved…

Mobile App Development: Outsourcing vs DIY

There are many reasons a higher ed institution might decide to take the plunge in developing a mobile platform. One…

Complementing Student Services with a Mobile App

If you look up “what are student services” you will be directed, firstly, to its definition, followed by a list…

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…

Checking Your School’s Vitals with KPIs

KPIs (or Key Performance Indicators) can be an extremely valuable tool for Student Affairs professionals. Simply put, it is impossible…

3 Ways to Boost Student Survey Response Rates

In order to continually support and engage students, post-secondary institutions must be receptive to their needs and input. Unfortunately, traditional…

Is Your Student Affairs Website Accessible?

Student Affairs Professionals are known for their ability to masterfully navigate the many acronyms within higher education. Well, here is…

The Key to Having Impactful Student Engagement [Webinar]

The Numbers Are Staggering This fall, some 20.5M incoming students will be filling their institutions, looking to being their college…

How to Learn on Your Time with Online Learning Platforms

I have been fortunate to work in student affairs for the past several years. It has been a fun and…

Encourage Deep Learning by Emphasizing Study Time

Research shows that the amount of time spent studying isn’t as important as the quality of learning. Students that study…

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