Recruitment & Retention


How to Prepare for a Successful CRM Implementation

Allegheny College's associate director of IT offers six lessons learned from a recent constituent relationship management rollout.

London South Bank U Signs on for IBM's Exceptional Student Experience

London South Bank University is investing in a major way with IBM to help attract and retain students, and it will be adopting an IBM cloud platform to facilitate those efforts.

Counterterror Software To Become Counter-Dropout Tool

Up until now ISS has built a name for itself among military customers. Can the same technology developed by this defense contractor to identify potential risk on the battlefield help you retain your students too?

Hobsons Unveils Radius Student Lifecycle Management

Hobsons today announced the launch of Radius, a student lifecycle management (SLM) product designed to engage students during recruitment, enrollment and through to graduation.

PlattForm Introduces Two Enrollment and Program Management Services

PlattForm, a provider of marketing services and enrollment solutions for colleges and universities, is launching two new enrollment and program management offerings: Attribrand and Academic Program Management (APM). 



Valdosta State U Employs Business Intelligence to Improve Retention Rates

Valdosta State University in Georgia has improved student retention rates with the help of business intelligence and information discovery tools.

Community College Taps Open Source Software for Student Success

Stanly Community College is using Student Success Plan (SSP), open source case management software from Unicon, to better engage at-risk students and promote student success.

Brief: ConnectYard Partners With Pearson for Student Engagement

ConnectYard has partnered with Pearson to integrate its social engagement platform with Pearson LearningStudio.

Who Creates Coherence in the College Experience?

Higher education leaders are investing in strategies and technologies that can help make a college experience more relevant. But what will allow students to make sense of their own education, connect it with their priorities beyond the classroom, and finally put learners in charge of their own learning?

The Role of Technology in an Outcomes-Based Funding Environment

The Complete College Tennessee Act of 2010 established outcomes-based funding in the state, rewarding institutions for outcomes related to retention, progression, and student success — not just enrollment. CT asked Brandy Cartmell, Interim Executive Director of Student Engagement and Registrar, about the ongoing role of technology in UT Martin's response to the mandate.