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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Integrating with Engage by Campus Labs


Today’s higher education institutions make use of many different digital platforms in order to run their campuses smoothly and efficiently. However, when an institution relies on several unconnected platforms, efficiency becomes a challenge. OOHLALA Mobile provides a mobile-first platform that helps institutions engage their students by integrating with their current digital platforms, now including Campus Labs’ Engage as well. As…

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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 generation who see their smartphones as the primary means of interaction with friends, family and institutions. The campus wall on your campus app is a powerful resource for students to participate in these interactions. New Student Hurdles Two of the…

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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 to measure every single data-point of a business, so KPIs enable us to check the ‘vitals’. Speaking the Language: Leading and Lagging Indicators For the purposes of this discussion, we will be organizing our examples around student retention and orientation.…

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