What Institutional Researchers Can Learn From Game of Thrones

SPEAKER: Rachel Serrano (Director of Information Analytics, Appalachian State University)

At Appalachian State University a new comprehensive, self-service data warehouse is putting data directly in the hands of institutional leaders. But consolidating disparate data in support of student success initiatives can be like bringing together warring factions. Like Daenerys Targaryen, the success of ASU’s approach has come as a result of formal alliances in the form of strong data governance…and dragons.