Insights

Everything you’d ever want to know about trends, challenges and latest thinking in higher education.

Latest Insights

Article
Redefining student experience for success

What does the next gen student experience look like? Four CIOs share their visions for the future, how the definition of student experience is evolving, and best practices for implementation.
 

Article
How to help nontraditional students succeed

With the majority of undergraduates meeting the characteristics of nontraditional students, institutions need to modify their systems to improve student outcomes.

White Paper
Credential clout: How higher ed can prepare for an evolving job market

Learn what students and employers think about the value of degrees versus credentials, soft skills, and lifelong learning.

Article
Maximizing student success with intelligent course recommendations

How machine learning can recommend courses that students will succeed in and keep them on track to graduation.

Video
How many people does it take to answer a single advising question? 

Students sometimes need to speak to four, five, even six people to get the answer to a single advising-related question.  

Video
Less repetitive data entry; happier students

To improve efficiency and overall student service, this college sophomore suggests reducing the number of times students need to re-enter their personal information.

White Paper
Do personalized communications make a big difference?

A survey of students, alumni, and administrators shows how personalized communications can lead to increased enrollment and future donations. 

Video
Do communications impact a student’s college choice?

Students, alumni, and administrators agree: personalized, data-informed communications make a real difference in prospect engagement and enrollment. 

Video
Guided pathways helps bolster student success

How guided pathways is helping one student succeed.