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Take a deeper look into how peer learning can impact higher education

The Role of Peer Tutoring in First Year Student Success

Starting college can feel like a journey of a thousand miles and the one step that begins it all is...

Scaling Student Success with Dr. Paul Dosal

I’m very grateful for the recent opportunity I had to have a brief chat with Dr. Paul Dosal, Vice...

Student Story: Katie Mote

“Personal training. I really enjoy helping people not only lose weight but also find a passion for...

A Critical Analysis of HIPs with Dr. Shaun Harper

It was a pleasure to have the opportunity to talk with Dr. Shaun Harper about his professional...

Eliminating The Stigma Around Asking For Help

In getting students the help they need, it’s not always about creating new programs and services....

Student Story: William Poulos

“Storytelling. I’m a Dungeons and Dragons Game Master.”

Spotlight: College of Charleston

The College of Charleston makes its way into the Knack Spotlight for their extraordinary work with...

Spotlight: DePaul University

We first featured DePaul University in our post about fostering a campus community of peer support....

Spotlight: USC TrojanSupport

Have you heard about what’s happening at the University of Southern California? As institutions...

Spotlight: UC Berkeley

In this Knack Spotlight, we’re featuring how the University of California, Berkeley is fostering...

Spotlight: Pitt Study Lab

Recently, we’ve been putting the Knack Spotlight on academic support programs that impress us. In...

Spotlight: Shell Tutoring

The landscape of higher ed is changing. Amid costs increasing, budgets shrinking, and enrollments...