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.

Middle Leadership Academy Kicks Off

By Thad Nodine
December 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 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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CSU Student Success Network Annual Report 2016-17

By CSU Student Success Network Staff
August 2017

The CSU Student Success Network completed its first year of operation as a state-supported effort (in addition to funding from the Kresge and College Futures Foundations). The main areas of focus for 2016-17 were to develop a sound infrastructure for the Network (such as building relationships, creating an appropriate staffing structure, and hiring an evaluator) and operationalizing each strand of work.

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Get Involved in the CSU Student Success Network

By CSU Student Success Network Staff
May 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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