June 29, 2015
We’ve all noticed that these days, there are more and more parents on our campuses. When students arrive at their college or university of choice, students are maintaining their connection with their parents. I’m sure we can all think of a few funny... Read More
March 12, 2015
Cyberbullying is a growing concern on campuses across the country. In a recent quick poll of 335 members of Academica’s StudentVu research panel, we learned that 58% of respondents had been victims of cyberbullying or know someone who has. Last year... Read More
February 13, 2015
Canada’s employers are increasingly expecting prospective employees to show up to work prepared with a well-honed skill set—even for entry-level jobs. Our nation’s PSE institutions are working to make sure that their graduates are prepared to meet... Read More
January 6, 2015
Your institution’s marketing department has a tough job. Students these days are subject to a deluge of advertising everywhere they go. How can you make sure that your message is reaching them? In a word: information.Make sure your message is being... Read More
November 25, 2014
In our last post, we looked at the reasons behind why students change courses, even though most—63% of university undergrads and 76% of college students—had no initial intention to do so. In this post, we wanted to follow up on how students rated... Read More