Recruitment & Retention


Modo Labs Intros New Messaging Platform

Mobile engagement company Modo Labs has released Modo Communicate, an extension to its mobile platform that can simultaneously deliver push notifications, in-app banner messages, text messages and e-mail from a central administration system.

Better Student Planning on the Run

A small Wisconsin community college system is working with Blackboard to redefine the student success struggle.

Arizona CC Hopes to Lift Student Success with Early Notifications, Support

Starting this fall an Arizona community college system will be automating collaboration workstreams among faculty, advisors and students to help it improve student outcomes and completion rates.

Student at Risk: Now What?

Retention technology has revolutionized the way schools identify struggling students and manage the advising process — but the hard part is what happens after a student is flagged "at risk." Two institutions share how they have fine-tuned their intervention strategies.

Temple U CRM Use Helps Boost Applications, Deposits

A cloud-based constituent relationship management system is paying off for Temple University, where its school of business has begun seeing more applications and greater student commitment to attending.



What a Microsoft-Owned LinkedIn Means for Education

The planned acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft could either sound the death knell for colleges and universities put out of business by the coming "competency marketplace," or it could help schools raise their retention and graduation rates, thereby ensuring their long-term success.

High Alpha and Butler University Launch Cloud Tech for Mobile Student Engagement

Enterprise cloud venture studio High Alpha has announced ClearScholar, a new cloud-based technology company developed in partnership with Butler University that aims to improve student success through personalized mobile engagement.

Colleges Behind in Development Ed Practices

Schools relying on placement tests to determine whether students need developmental classes in order to be college-ready could be doing their students a disservice that lasts a lifetime.

McGraw-Hill Partners with ZogoTech on Student Retention

McGraw-Hill Education has partnered with ZogoTech in an effort to improve student retention in higher education through predictive analytics.

Strayer U Pilot Shows Student Success with Predictive Analytics

A university that has been testing out the use of an analytics infrastructure to improve student outcomes and retention has reported positive results, including improvements in attendance, course drop rates and course success.

Campus Technology News

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.