News from Hobsons A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Apr 28, 2014, 07:00 ET

Hobsons Puts College Students Front and Center: Unveils Radius, the First Student Lifecycle Management Solution

 At first glance, the present higher education landscape denotes an institution-focused model challenged by declining enrollment, increased...

Mar 11, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Hobsons Takes Aim at the "Aspirations Gap," Launches Naviance College and Career Readiness Curriculum

 Student aspirations to enroll in college are very high - 93 percent of middle school students list college as a personal goal. However, only...

Jul 11, 2013, 11:45 ET
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Hobsons Acquires National Transcript Center from Pearson

 Hobsons announced today the acquisition from Pearson of National Transcript Center (NTC), the world's largest e-transcript exchange provider,...

Mar 26, 2013, 07:45 ET
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Hobsons Announces 2013 Beat The GMAT Scholarship for MBA Applicants

 Becoming a world-changer doesn't happen overnight. That's why Hobsons today announced the 8th Annual Beat The GMAT  scholarship...

Mar 05, 2013, 07:43 ET
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Hobsons Takes Naviance Mobile with Launch of iPhone App

Mobile technology is increasingly playing a critical role for students navigating the world of college admissions.  According to the 2012...

Feb 19, 2013, 07:35 ET
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Hobsons and Roadtrip Nation Partner to Help Students Find their Roads in Life

Imagine a world where students can seek expert advice from successful individuals in fields that interest them, and then map that advice to their...

Jan 15, 2013, 07:25 ET

McKinney ISD Leverages Naviance to Build Pathways to College and Career Success

 According to College Board, only 43% of college-bound seniors in the U.S. are prepared for college, with fewer than one in two students...

Nov 19, 2012, 11:28 ET
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Spokane School District Partners with Hobsons' Naviance to Maximize Student Success

 Based on the success of a single school pilot program in 2011, Spokane Public Schools (SPS) will implement Hobsons' Naviance across its...

Nov 06, 2012, 14:32 ET
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Hobsons' AppReview Simplifies College Application Review Process

 As admissions offices prepare for the deluge of documents from 2013 college applicants, Hobsons introduces a web-based interface for the...

Oct 16, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Hobsons Accelerates its Growth in Online Admission and Educational Communities by Acquiring Beat The GMAT

 Hobsons, the leader in recruitment, communication, and student success solutions, today announced the acquisition of Beat The GMAT (BTG), the...

Oct 05, 2012, 08:32 ET
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Hobsons Partners with YOUniversityTV to Build Connections with Video

 Hobsons, the leader in recruitment, communication, and student success solutions for colleges and universities, has partnered with...

Sep 19, 2012, 09:40 ET

Hobsons Partners with TeenLife to Better Connect Students to Enrichment Programs through Naviance

 Student success requires a holistic approach to college and career planning – tying both academic rigor and extracurricular...

Sep 15, 2012, 19:14 ET
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New Changes in the Delivery of Medicaid Home Care Services in N.Y.C.

Beginning Monday, September 17, 2012, applications for Home Care will not be accepted at the local Community Alternative Systems Agency (CASA)...

Aug 28, 2012, 07:25 ET
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TOEFL® Search Service Now Available to Assist Universities and Colleges with International Student Recruiting

 Universities and colleges can now more easily connect with potential students from around the world, thanks to a new innovation from ETS and...

Aug 08, 2012, 07:50 ET

Denton ISD Selects Hobsons' Naviance College and Career Readiness Platform to Improve Student and Family Engagement

 Hobsons announced today that Denton Independent School District (ISD) in Texas has selected Naviance, the world's most widely adopted...

Jul 24, 2012, 08:15 ET

Legendary Harpist, Ann Hobson Pilot, Transitions Into Successful Solo Career

 Former Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) principal harpist, Ann Hobson Pilot, who many -- including James Levine, Yo-Yo Ma, Sir Simon Rattle and...

Jul 09, 2012, 07:29 ET
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National Student Clearinghouse® and Hobsons Collaborate to Deliver Powerful Online Tools to Help Track Alumni Outcomes and Student Success

 The National Student Clearinghouse® and Hobsons announced today their collaboration to provide schools and districts with a robust way...

Jun 07, 2012, 07:01 ET
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Hobsons and Parchment Partner to Offer Secure Electronic College Application Submission through Naviance®

 Hobsons, provider of Naviance, the most widely adopted college-and career-readiness platform for K-12 schools and districts...

Mar 12, 2012, 12:31 ET
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Hobsons Partners with Blackboard Student Services on Advanced Student Lifecycle Support Offerings

 Hobsons, the leader in recruitment, communication, and student success solutions for colleges and universities, has partnered with Blackboard...

Mar 09, 2012, 05:30 ET
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Does Technology Make a Difference? College and University Leadership Weighs In

 Inside Higher Ed recently completed its second annual survey of senior campus leaders. More than 1,000 respondents provided data and insights...