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The powerful use of data: the case for data-driven career support

What works in terms of career interventions? How to better support students in their career development? These questions lead a new branch of international investigations which try to exploit students’ longitudinal data to better understand what leads to better career development outcomes.  The STAR.APP project strongly follows these new approaches where data become fundamental allies […]

Artificial intelligence

AI for personalized tutoring service

Tutoring is an essential aspect of the modern and inclusive pedagogical process, improving both academic and non-academic aspects of students’ lives. The tutoring process is intensively laborious, demanding either dedicated staff or extra workload to either teaching staff or other students. Therefore, tutoring is mostly implemented half-heartedly or not at all. As has been the […]


Supporting students at the COVID-19 time

2020 was a year of a change for everyone. In higher education, most European universities closed their campuses in March 2020. As expressed by OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is having a profound impact, not only on people’s health, but also on how they learn, work and live. One of […]

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Hello world!

A brand new European initiative has started. It is called STAR.APP and it is funded by Erasmus + KA2 funding. The project started in September 2020 and brings together 5 universities and 1 technical partner to explore the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to support students’ academic performance. Experts in educational sciences will work with […]