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About the Webconference Determining which students need support is only the beginning. Often the most difficult part of an advisor’s role is communicating with students who may be in trouble to guide them to the best decision or action. This is even more difficult when students are unresponsive to traditional communication methods. During this session, […]
This case study explores how SSC member, Georgia State University, increased graduation rates and reduced time-to-degree by innovating the academic advising experience.
Every year, the Academic Affairs Forum’s research cycle culminates in a series of executive roundtables hosted across the country, where groups of 20-30 Chief Academic Officers, their cabinet members, and deans of arts and sciences convene to discuss their biggest strategic challenges.
You might be surprised by how much a student's decision comes down to arbitrary factors.
The Annals of Improbable Research has awarded Ig Nobel prizes to several scientists in honor of research that "makes people laugh, then think," according to founder Marc Abrahams.
Watching Ed Venit dig into the evolution of student success like a higher education paleontologist last year, I knew academic advising would emerge as a key part of that evolution. This story can help today’s advisors better understand how history has shaped their profession, and how it will impact innovation in the coming years.
Since it emerged as a priority in the middle of the 20th century, student success has changed a great deal. This infographic charts six "eras" of student success theory and response to help student success leaders plan their responses to tomorrow's challenges.
Use the checklist below to guide conversations and brainstorming on temporary course-level changes to scheduling, testing, student academic engagement, and academic integrity practices.