Solent University is a vocational institution with 10,000 students and has a focus on equality, diversity and inclusivity. The university champions widening participation and to reinforce this in 2016 set up a Student Achievement Team. I was appointed as Student Achievement Manager with a brief to improve retention. Improving retention was relevant to the University’s strategic plan 2015-2020 and its Access and Participation plan.
|Title of host publication||The Higher Education Personal Tutor’s and Advisor’s Companion|
|Subtitle of host publication||Translating Theory into Practice to Improve Student Success|
|Editors||Dave Lochtie, Andrew Stork, Ben W. Walker|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Mar 2022|