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Feb 09 2024

5 Key Trends in Higher Education to Keep on Your Radar in 2024

A new year brings new trends in higher education. And 2024 is no different. Students are changing their learning preferences, and colleges and universities must do what they can to keep up with the trends.  But a change in learning preferences ...

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Dec 01 2023

How Jacksonville State University Increased Enrollment by 28% with Technology and Enhanced Communications

Using the power of technology and an enhanced communication plan, Jacksonville State broke the mold for undergraduate recruitment and achieved three years of enrollment growth averaging at ...

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Apr 16 2024

A Quick Guide to Making the Most of Giving Day: The Higher Ed Edition

For many campuses, charitable donations from alumni and other community members are essential. While donations can come in at any time throughout the fiscal year, Giving Day, a day dedicated to fundraising efforts, is one of the most anticipated ...

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Tackling FAFSA Delays with Emily Coleman
Blog FYI - Podcast
Apr 08 2024

Tackling FAFSA Delays: Insights for Enrollment Management Professionals with Emily Coleman

This episode delves into the implications of the recent FAFSA delays announced by the Department of Education for enrollment management professionals. Host Gil Rogers and guest Emily Coleman discuss proactive strategies institutions can employ to ...

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Apr 05 2024

Building Stronger Institutions: Why is Diversity and Inclusion Important? 

If you’ve been part of any campus-wide conversation recently, you might have heard more about diversity and inclusion initiatives on campus. And it may have left you wondering, “Why is diversity and inclusion important?” Diversity and ...

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Mar 27 2024

5 Innovative Donor Engagement Strategies (And Tips!)

You need an effective donor engagement strategy to engage with your donors and inspire them to continue supporting your college or university. With the constant inflow of messages from other organizations and advertisements, getting your message ...

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Mar 22 2024

Redefining Your Academic Lifecycle: The Role of Generative AI in Higher Education

When you hear “generative AI,” you might automatically think of ChatGPT. And, if you’re a campus leader, the question that might pop into your head next is, “How are students using ChatGPT in their assignments?” Sure, students likely ...

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Mar 13 2024

Stay Connected: 5 Alumni Engagement Ideas

If you’re looking for ways to promote your campus and keep current students engaged with their studies, look no further than your alums. Creating relationships with your alums is critical for various reasons, and not just for financial ...

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Feb 29 2024

What is a Summer Bridge Program? (Plus, How to Stay Connected!)

Increasing enrollment numbers is always a high priority for most colleges and universities. When it comes down to it, attracting prospective students means your campus needs an effective outreach program. There are various ways to engage with ...

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Feb 20 2024

From Stress to Strain: Why Do College Students Struggle with Mental Health?

The effects of the Mental Health Crisis, coupled with the continued aftereffects of the Pandemic, can be seen far and wide, even on college campuses. According to a Gallup poll, during the spring 2023 semester, 66% of college students reported ...

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Feb 05 2024

Breaking Barriers: Implementing Student Engagement Strategies in Higher Ed

Staying on top of classes, clubs, enrichment activities, and enrollment deadlines can be challenging for many college students. And when college becomes challenging, it’s easy for students to fall behind and disengage with their degree program. If ...

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