For Nursing Schools, Holistic Admissions Can Be Seen As An Important Institutional Change

    72% of health sciences professional schools who use holistic admissions saw increased diversity in their incoming classes. These programs also found their teaching and learning environment was improved because students were more engaged, cooperative, and open-minded to new perspectives.

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    Topics: Holistic Assessment

    Emilie Cushman Named 2017 Recipient of Geoff Taber Alumni Achievement Award

    This week, we’re thrilled to celebrate our Founder and CEO, Emilie Cushman! Emilie was named the 2017 recipient of the Geoff Taber Alumni Achievement Award by Next Canada at Venture Day 2017.

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    Topics: Life at Kira

    With Kira, Weatherhead Admissions Gets More Done in Less Time

    Topics: Admissions

    How to Curb Groupthink Bias in the Admissions Office

    Topics: Fairness

    How Technology Can Level the Playing Field of “Demonstrated Interest”

    Topics: Holistic Assessment, Fairness

    Kira Talent Partners with SLP Programs for Improved Admissions Outcomes

    Topics: Life at Kira

    How Assessing Personality Traits Can Predict Success in Medical Students

    Topics: Holistic Assessment

    Document Review, Question Sequences, and Overall Communication Scores: What’s New in Kira!

    Topics: New Features

    Carey Business School: Kira is a "Game Changer" for the Admissions Process

    Topics: Admissions

    Moving from Cut-Offs to Screen-Ins at Virginia Tech Graduate School

    Topics: Admissions

    Structured Vs. Unstructured Interviews in Admissions

    Topics: Holistic Assessment

    Canadian Universities See Influx in International Applicants

    Topics: Admissions

    Rubrics, Results, and Reviewer Analytics: What’s New in Kira!

    Topics: New Features