The CSU Network Blog

Our VOICES blog shares a range of perspectives on Network activities and topics related to equity and student success in the CSU.

A Two-Way Street: Building a Culture of Data Use by Engaging with Faculty and Staff

By Adam Petersen, Student Success Analyst, Office of Undergraduate Studies, CSU San Marcos & Cameron Gage Stevenson, Assistant Director, Institutional Planning & Analysis, CSU San Marcos
February 28, 2018
In May 2017, the CSU Student Success Network convened, and Fresno State hosted, a one-day meeting focused on data use. The convening drew participation from teams of faculty and staff from ten CSU campuses. Afterwards, the team from CSU San Marcos (CSUSM) decided to create a data fellows program to improve their campus’ capacity to use data in decision-making. This is their story of why—and how—they created their program.

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Middle Leadership Academy Kicks Off

By Thad Nodine
December 19, 2017
Over three days in November, teams of faculty, staff, and students from nine CSU campuses gathered at Lake Arrowhead to consider strategies for reforming developmental mathematics at their campus. The teams were part of the first CSU Student Success Network Middle Leadership Academy, a structured, year-long, professional learning experience designed to support efforts to improve student learning, engagement, progression, and completion in the CSU.

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How “Small Data” Can Address the Limitations of Predictive Analytics

By Ioakim Boutakidis
October 24, 2017
Inspired by the CSU Student Success Network’s May convening on data use in the CSU, Ioakim Boutakidis, Associate Professor of Child & Adolescent Studies and Faculty Fellow of Student Success at CSU Fullerton, writes about the “small data” strategies his campus has developed to improve student learning.

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Get Involved in the CSU Student Success Network

May 3, 2017
After two years of planning, the CSU Student Success Network has launched, thanks to the support and involvement of many in the CSU. The Network is connecting faculty, staff, administrators, and students working to improve student learning, engagement, progression, and completion.

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Student Success
Network Calendar

THURSDAY, APRIL 15

12:30pm
Middle Leadership Academy spring session 1

FRIDAY, APRIL 16

12:30pm
Middle Leadership Academy spring session 2

THURSDAY, APRIL 22

12:30pm
Supporting and Engaging Men of Color in the CSU: Part 2

FRIDAY, APRIL 23

12:30pm
Middle Leadership Academy spring session 3

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13

10:00am
Annual CSU Student Success Network Conference

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14

10:00am
Annual CSU Student Success Network Conference

 

 

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