Web-enabled Scheduling Across Campus
Ad Astra Information Systems is the expert partner for institutions engaged in student success, efficiency and capacity initiatives. Solutions to these challenges must start with a deep understanding of students’ course needs. Our patented analytics, reinforced through consulting and scheduling tools, are a critical step toward this level of understanding.
Tom Shaver, President of Ad Astra Information Systems, has been responsible for much of the conceptual development of Ad Astra’s software and reporting systems. Tom is the third generation of the Shaver family associated with The Shaver Partnership. His grandfather, Charles Shaver, was a prominent architect in the early and middle 1900s and the first registered architect in the state of Kansas. His father, John Shaver, is an innovative educational architect and consultant who was a pioneer in higher education space analysis and planning. John was selected by Ford to participate in a Stanford University study of resource management in Higher Education. The Shaver Partnership has conducted over 100 educational master plan studies, designed over 300 educational facilities, won national design awards, and has been featured in several national publications.