University of Arizona Merges Business Intelligence and Institutional Research - An Article from Civitas Learning Space
"Change can be scary. It takes courage, and sometimes new, and awkward, collaboration. Oftentimes it’s easier to maintain status quo, even if it means missing out on great opportunities due to the change. Status quo is not good enough for the University of Arizona, which recently underwent a change that is already helping them better leverage data and analytics to drive student success at the institution. The change, however, did not happen overnight and requires ongoing hard work and open mindedness."
That's how an article about the University of Arizona and, more specifically, the University Analytics & Institutional Research (UAIR) department, begins. That article is currently featured on the Civitas Learning Space website.
Read the full article here: University of Arizona Merges Business Intelligence and Institutional Research
Civitas also wrote an associated Learning Brief and created the infographic seen here. Click the link to read the brief, and click the image to download a full-size PDF copy.
Civitas Learning Space is "a digital community designed to engage education leaders as they explore key trends, issues, challenges and solutions in the use of analytics to improve student success."