• April 17, 2018

A Look at the Top 5 Ranked Institutions for First-year Experience

A Look At The Top 5 Ranked Institutions For First-year Experience

Years of research have shown that students’ participation in a first-year experience program can directly increase persistence and retention rates at higher education institutions. First-year experience programs not only influence academic success, but they also drive emotional support and connections…

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  • December 19, 2017

Our Top 5 Most Popular Blogs of 2017

Our Top 5 Most Popular Blogs Of 2017

Over the past 3 years, our blog has become a resource for professionals of a variety of industries including higher education, nonprofit, and corporate. As we come to the end of the year, we decided to take a look at…

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  • August 24, 2017

How to Use Technology to Improve Academic Advising

How To Use Technology To Improve Academic Advising

Throughout the past decades, research has shown that student retention rate is greatly affected by the quantity and quality of interactions with peers, faculty, and staff. According to Charlie Nutt, NACADA’s Executive Director, academic advising is at the very core…

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