Tags Student success

Universities need solid identity strategy to maximize student success

by Jake Williams • 1 week ago

While higher education presents unique identity and access management challenges, successful use leads to greater student success, Kelsey Nelson says.

With online SAT on hold, universities drop test requirements

by Jake Williams • 5 months ago

The College Board has halted putting the SAT online during the pandemic. Now universities are dropping their standardized testing requirement on applications.

Coronavirus pandemic is a ‘wake up call’ for online learning

by Jake Williams • 7 months ago

Edtech experts say that some skeptics are now being converted as they're forced to confront early successes of online learning.

Student success app among 8 winners of Texas Tech's virtual challenge

by Jake Williams • 8 months ago

Eight winners receive a $25,000 grant and one year of mentoring and access to co-working space after the university's first virtual edition of the challenge.

Texas A&M wants to monitor student mental health with smartwatches

by Jake Williams • 9 months ago

In a new pilot, university researchers seek to develop a tool that can detect anxiety and depression and then direct students to help.

Communication is critical before an emergency, says university CIO

by Betsy Foresman • 11 months ago

To ensure student safety, it is important that departments come together and communicate before there is an emergency, Texas Tech's CIO says.

Amid enrollment decline, Pa. public university system turns to tech

by Jake Williams • 1 year ago

The system is requesting $100 million for IT transformation efforts and shared services it hopes will offset a 20 percent decline in enrollment.

Student success is at the heart of Educause's top IT issues for 2020

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

The organization released its newest list of top IT issues at its annual conference in Chicago this week, all of them pointing toward student success.

With technology, student success is about 'the whole experience'

by Jake Williams • 1 year ago

Saint Peter's University's Virginia Bender, an institutional planning expert, says success is about more than just getting students to graduation.