Understanding students in transition : trends and issues / Frankie Santos Laanan, editor

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Subjects: College student development programs--United States
College student orientation--United States
College freshmen--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, 2006
Series: New directions for student services no. 114
LC Classification: L, LB
Physical Description: 105 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: "Summer 2006"
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Lessons learned: achieving institutional change in support of students in transition / Mary Stuart Hunter -- Beyond demographics: Understanding the college experience through television / Barbara F. Tobolowsky -- Promoting new-student success: assessing academic development and achievement among first-year students / Jennifer R. Keup -- Who will we serve in the future? The new student in transition / Jaime Lester -- International students in transition: changes in access to U.S. higher education / Soko S. Starobin -- Adult learners in transition / Jonathan I. Compton, Elizabeth Cox, Frankie Santos Laanan -- Increasing retention and success of students of color at research-extensive universities / Steven R. Aragon, Mario Rios Perez -- Forced transitions: the impact of natural disasters and other events on college students / John H. Schuh, Frankie Santos Laanan
OCLC Number: 70263849
ISBN/ISSN: 0164-7970