Back-to-School Excitement, New Ventures and Big Dreams

Posted by Kirk Daulerio on September 1, 2016

Happy New Year!

I’ve always loved the week leading up to Labor Day. The dog days of summer are nearing their end, the sun is setting earlier, nights are cooler, and at home here in northern New England, the water just got warm enough to swim in:

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Topics: Georgia State, chatbot, founders keepers, colleges, chatbots, messaging, texting, retention, student success, West Texas A&M

To bot or not to bot -- that is the question in higher education

Posted by Andrew Magliozzi on August 4, 2016

Announcements

Welcome back to Founders' Keepers, the semi-regular blog about AdmitHub from the perspective of its co-founders, Kirk and Drew. First, a couple of announcements:

  1. Our chatbot, Oli, is now available on Facebook Messenger.  Give Oli a try here.
  2. We’re happy to announce two new partnerships with Allegheny University and Cooper Union. Chompers and Cooper Hawk will be arriving this fall!

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Topics: chatbot, founders keepers, chatbots, partners, facebook messenger

Founders' Keepers: How AdmitHub began building chatbots for colleges

Posted by Kirk Daulerio on June 22, 2016

Welcome to the first edition of “Founders’ Keepers,” our monthly blog chronicling the ins and outs of our fair startup, AdmitHub.

Since this is our first post, I thought it would be interesting to give a brief history of how we got to where we are today. About two years ago, Drew and I started talking about how we could use technology to democratize the college admissions process.

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Topics: Georgia State, founders keepers, chatbots