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The Evolution of Student Communication

Students Don’t Check Email. Student communication is often decentralized on many campuses. Each department plans and manages their own programming…

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…

5 Takeaways from Educause 2017

Earlier this month we sent several members of our team to Philadelphia to attend Educause: an annual conference that brings…

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…

What are Students Talking About?

Mobile technology has fundamentally changed how students engage with their institutions and with each other. Today’s students are a mobile-first…

Relearning the Art of Learning

Modern college and university students are faced with a difficult reality: simultaneously developing their tenuous sense of self while trying…

Let’s Get Social! Improving Student Retention Through Social Media  

Student retention is a pressing issue for almost any higher education institution –and it’s easy to see why. Retention is…

8 Things You’ll Want to Bring to NASPA 2017

In the lead up to the 2017 NASPA Annual Conference (Mar 11th – 15th) we’re dedicating the next week on the…

What Could a Sobriety Movement in 2017 Mean for Student Engagement?

Whereas the offer of a mocktail or non-alcoholic-anything may have once elicited eye-rolls among most partygoers on a Saturday night,…

The Chutes and Ladders of Free Community College

Although widely-supported, the proposition of free community college in the U.S. has also been met with its fair share of…

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…

Today’s CIO: Leading Innovation on Campus

As technology continues to play an increasingly prominent role in all aspects of higher education, the IT workforce is faced…

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