Category: The Weightlist Podcast

The Weightlist Podcast Episode 6 – Interview with George Kirkland Co-Founder of Raise.me

What happens when a young start-up rethinks the decades old practice of a lump sum approach to awarding financial aid? On The Weightlist this week…

Episode 5 – Five Ways Enrollment Predictions are Putting Colleges Out of Business

Enrollment management, at its core, is a prediction business. Annually, thousands of admissions officers polish off the crystal ball and project what the enrollment future…

Episode 4 – Interview with Zain Khandwala Part 2

Could an algorithm ever do the job of an admissions officer? How do you build a data-driven analytic culture? How can universities best utilize analytics…

Episode 3 – Interview with Zain Khandwala Part 1

What does the hype cycle and trough of disillusionment look like in the higher education data space? Have we been here before? Data Science, informatics,…

Episode 2 – The End of Enrollment Theory?

 How do we understand complex enrollment problems in the age of the petabyte? Thom and Brad discuss what enrollment management could learn from Big…

Episode 1 – Begin At The Beginning

In the inaugural Weightlist podcast, Thom and Brad discuss the show itself and what sort of topics will be covered. Namely: data, enrollment management, data…