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Student Experience

Minerva University: Wisdom Through Experience

One university is developing global citizens by rethinking the entire higher education process, from admission to curriculum.

Standardized Admissions Testing: An Evolving Landscape

After nearly a century of SAT dominance, test-optional, test-blind and alternative testing methods are changing the higher ed admissions process.

QuickFire: Sarah McMaster

17 questions with Champlain College’s Executive Director for Marketing and Enrollment Management

Safety First! Ensuring Student Well-being Abroad

Two higher ed institutions with thriving study-abroad programs emphasize planning and communication to ensure student safety.

Marketing Mental Wellness: How to Develop and Promote Student Support Programs

An increased focus on mental wellness and equitable access is driving colleges to develop – and promote – new resources and programs to help keep students healthy and enrolled.

Unpacking UC’s Stance on Online Degrees

The University of California’s decision to close loopholes allowing students to piece together online degrees triggered concerns that online degrees may be considered inferior.

Proctoring Software: Accessible or Invasive?

Proctoring software may further erode an increasingly distanced relationship between students and their universities, evidenced by a recent judge’s ruling that room scans violate privacy rights.

The Promise and Peril of ChatGPT and AI Platforms in Higher Ed

Advocates say a measured approach to the popular new tech will enhance learning and help level the academic playing field.

QuickFire: Sam Mahra

17 questions with Southern New Hampshire University’s AVP of Student Experience Marketing Communications.

Balancing Students’ Needs and Goals

The flexibility of U.S. degree programs determines students’ success in balancing full-time education and part-time work. In this two-part series, we talk with students and institutions to find a balance between financial security and education goals.