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Student Retention and Success Symposium 2023

A presenter-led event to learn, discuss and share latest practices in student retention and success.
10% Early Booking Discount on selected programmes and events when you book before 30 September 2022

Overview

This symposium will provide an open and supportive environment within which to share and discuss contemporary practice and initiatives in student retention and success; providing evidence-informed examples and ideas for university staff and students to address the challenges of attrition, retention and student success in higher education.

By way of a call for papers, we will invite participants to consider how practices can be enhanced to reduce attrition, assist with transition stages and ensure students achieve their objectives.

The event will include a keynote speaker alongside participant-led workshops and presentations.

The call for papers will open in July 2022.

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Date: 8 December 2022
Venue: TBC

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Symposium aims

The aims of this symposium are to:

  • provide an open and supportive environment within which to share and discuss contemporary practice and initiatives in student retention and success; and
  • provide evidence-informed examples and ideas for university staff and students to address the challenges of attrition, retention and student success in higher education.

Who is delivering the event?

Dr Helen Webster

Senior Advisor, Student Success
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Advance HE
Dr Helen Webster
Dr Helen Webster joined Advance HE in 2022, from a background in university Student Services specialising in learning and academic skills development. As Senior Adviser for Student Success, she works across a range of areas including access, retention, attainment and progression with a focus on wellbeing and inclusion.