Insights

  • September 10, 2019

    Three Academic Research Trends That Are Reshaping University Spaces, Technology, Support Services, and Staffing

    Forecasting Trends

    Academic research is evolving to meet the needs of society. Learn how your institution can adapt to the top 3 recent trends in research methodology.

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  • August 22, 2019

    Library Design: Rethinking the Library Service Desk

    Designing Experiences

    Library service desk design sets the tone for a higher ed library's values and philosophy. Learn the library design best practices for this service point.

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  • August 16, 2019

    Academic Workplace Innovation: How Universities Are Rethinking Spaces for Faculty and Staff

    Forecasting Trends

    Higher education institutions must adapt their spaces for modern work. Learn how to design compact offices, open workplaces, and unassigned workplaces.

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  • August 7, 2019

    Making Space for Online Learning

    Forecasting Trends

    Institutions are seeing the growth of online learning in higher education. Learn how these courses can be improved when approaching education space design.

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  • July 31, 2019

    Experience Design Tool: Improving the Student Journey from Applicant to Alum

    Designing Experiences

    Colleges and universities need to analyze and improve their student experience. Use this tool to map your student journey and optimize touchpoints.

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  • July 26, 2019

    How Three Institutions are Assessing Their Student Experience

    Designing Experiences

    Universities use assessment tools to learn and improve. Discover how three top institutions used a student experience survey to uncover opportunities.

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  • July 23, 2019

    Improve Your Student Experience—From Assessment to Action

    Designing Experiences

    Higher education institutions use assessments to evaluate and impact the student experience. Learn how to choose and customize a survey tool.

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  • July 9, 2019

    Improving Technology Enhanced Learning with One-Stop Shop Faculty Support

    Advising Leaders

    Learn how to improve technology enhanced learning in higher education by creating a one-stop shop faculty support center to provide resources.

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  • July 8, 2019

    Library Design Planning: The Arrival Experience

    Designing Experiences

    Arrival is a top consideration when planning a library design. Learn how to promote library services through space design, signage, and services.

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  • June 26, 2019

    Building a More Diverse brightspot Team

    brightspot Culture

    At brightspot, we’re committed to making the student experience more engaging and more equitable. We're working at the intersection of people, programs, and places to do this by enabling active learning, creating seamless student services, supporting purpose-driven student projects, and fostering more connected communities.

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