Harvard University researchers Ben Castleman and Lindsay Page, join Admissions Live to discuss college counseling in the summer after high school and its impact on whether students enroll in college. We chat about summer melt, information barriers and innovative intervention programs.

Taken from the live broadcast, July 31, 2012.

Topics discussed during the LIVE broadcast include:

  • Defining “Summer Melt”
  • Information Barriers
  • Summer Intervention
  • Counseling
  • Text Messaging
  • ROI and Retention
  • … and much more

Have questions? Contact Ben and Lindsay!


Project Scope 2012


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