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Developing an online assessment tool for course placement

Mt. San Antonio College collaborated across departments to develop an online assessment tool that simplified the process and more accurately placed students into transfer-level courses.

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Why data-driven decision making is central to student success

By listening to students and pulling data from their ERP, Bakersfield College increased the number of degrees awarded and improved transfer pathways for students.

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Reaching Gen Z students through mobile communications

Midlands Technical College uses Ellucian CRM Recruit to reach prospective students by text message, increasing event attendance, reducing wait times, and improving their experience.

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How do students feel about the registration process?

College students share their experiences with their school’s class registration process and procedures for identifying course prerequisites.

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Finding near completers and getting them to the next stage

With the help of technology, the College of Southern Maryland found creative ways to boost graduation rates.

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Building a one-stop shop to improve student outcomes

How did this Texas community college revamp its student services to provide wraparound support?

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How do students learn what courses transfer?

Two students discuss how advisors at their two-year institutions supported their transfer process and how they determined which courses were eligible for credit.

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Cultivating women donors: How to appeal to this critical demographic

Learn the common myths about women in philanthropy and what motivates their giving.

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Multi-Factor Authentication: Your Belt-and-Suspenders Approach

How can institutions lessen the impact of compromised passwords? By implementing multi-factor authentication. Learn more. 

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