Reframing Your View of Student Success: A Holistic Approach Using Integrated Data and Custom Insights
Data analytics makes it possible to frame conversations around student success and retention in a new way. By connecting more data and adopting a holistic view, campuses can get a clear picture of what success should look like for every student at their institution.
Creating a Healthy Analytics Culture on Campus
In higher education, new ideas have the potential to take off quickly. With a plethora of publications, Listservs, and professional networks, good concepts can spread from institution to institution in a matter of hours. Ideas like microlearning, competency-based assessment, student-centered learning, and immersive experiences began, at some point in time, on one campus or in the mind of one individual.
How to Identify and Address Pain Points in Institutional Research
Providing data to myriad stakeholders in a timely manner. Staying abreast of changes in federal and accreditation reporting requirements. Eliminating the data silos scattered across campus. For today’s institutional researchers, every day poses new hurdles. Collecting, combining, formatting, and parsing data can be time-consuming. Errors are likely to occur because of a tedious, manual process. And simply having data integrated into a singular place is not enough; the campus community needs t...
Advancing Co-Curricular Program Development
Students have more options than ever when it comes to customizing their on-campus experience. More and more campuses are creating co-curricular programs to encourage students’ involvement in experiences outside of the classroom. These programs not only showcase the variety and depth of opportunities, but also help students become more connected to campus.
Teaching and Learning: A Two-Way Street
Should faculty clarify their intentions around classroom assignments and course outcomes with students? What role should students play in their own learning? And how can course evaluations help or hinder the potential for meaningful feedback and progress? Listen as Shannon LaCount, EdD, and Will Miller, PhD, talk about the values, responsibilities, and motivations that shape the teaching and learning relationship. Previously the Director of Student Learning Assessment at the University of Min...
Should Student Affairs Help Rock the Vote?
The 2016 voter turnout rate for the United States was 55%, representing one of the lowest for a developed nation, according to the Pew Research Center. With a recent presidential election, it’s useful to reflect on how student affairs professionals can impact the electoral participation of students and future alumni – or even if we should. In this webinar, we share trends in student government election participation, political student organization membership, and on-campus events for national...