Register Now: Engaging First-Year Students Webinar

Register Now: Engaging First-Year Students Webinar

Signal Vine kicked off 2017 with a new webinar series focused on texting best practices, new ideas and strategies, research, and customer success stories. The next webinar is on March 8th, featuring The University of New Mexico. Don’t miss your chance to register! Space is limited. Grab your spot today for the upcoming “Strategies and Best Practices for Engaging First-Year […]

Let’s Talk About Text: University of New Mexico

Let’s Talk About Text: University of New Mexico

Corine Gonzales at the University of New Mexico shares details about UNM’s texting program with first-year students. Why did University of New Mexico decide on texting? Staff at UNM realized that they weren’t getting good response rates from the many phone calls and emails they were sending. Corine’s team decided to send personalized, data-driven text messages as […]

Let’s Talk About Text: Brigham Young University

Let’s Talk About Text: Brigham Young University

Course registration, exams, financial aid, making friends – these are intimidating topics first-year students face when they arrive on campus each fall. That’s why orientation and first-year programs are so important. These programs can be really effective at guiding new students through unfamiliar processes and connecting them to the people and resources they need to succeed at their new school. We reached […]

How to Answer Students’ Questions (Before They Ask)

How to Answer Students’ Questions (Before They Ask)

Have you ever had so many questions that you don’t even know where to begin? It’s overwhelming. It’s also what millions of college students are experiencing as the new school year approaches. The good news for students: college access organizations and first-year mentoring programs have tons of information, resources, and tips to ease students’ minds […]