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|Genre/Form:||Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
M Lee Upcraft; John N Gardner; Betsy O Barefoot
|Description:||xxx, 607 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction: the first year of college revisited / M. Lee Upcraft, John N. Gardner, Betsy O. Barefoot --
pt. 1. What we know about today's first-year students and institutional efforts to help them succeed. --
Today's first-year students / Jennifer L. Crissman Ishler --
The keys to first-year student persistence / Jennifer L. Crissman Ishler, M. Lee Upcraft --
Current institutional practice in the first college year / Betsy O. Barefoot --
pt. 2. Recruiting and challenging first-year students. --
The enrollment management process / Don Hossler, Douglas K. Anderson --
Student engagement in the first year of college / George D. Kuh --
Expectations and performance / Karen Maitland Schilling, Karl L. Schilling --
pt. 3. Creating campus cultures for first-year student success. --
Fostering first-year success of underrepresented minorities / Freeman A. Hrabowski III --
The realities of diversity and the campus climate for first-year students / W. Terrell Jones --
Building the foundation for first-year student success in public, urban universities: a case study / Diana S. Natalucio, Maggy Smith --
Inviting first-year student success: a president's perspective / Betty L. Siegel --
Advocating for first-year students / Jay Chaskes, Ralph G. Anttonen --
Colllaborative partnerships between academic and student affairs / Charles C. Schroeder --
Technology and today's first-year students / Reynol Junco --
pt. 4. Challenging and supporting first-year students in the classroom. --
Inside the first-year classroom: challenges and constraints / Bette LeSere Erickson, Diane W. Strommer --
Faculty development and the first year / Scott E. Evenbeck, Barbara Jackson --
First-year seminars / Mary Stuart Hunter, Carrie W. Linder --
Developmental education / Jeanne L. Higbee --
Supplemental instruction / Deanna C. Martin, Maureen Hurley --
Academic advising / Margaret C. King, Thomas J. Kerr --
The place of the library versus the library as place / Margit Misangyi Watts --
Service-learning and the first-year student / Edward Zlotkowski --
Learning communities / Jodi Levine Laufgraben --
pt. 5. Challenging and supporting first-year students outside the classroom. --
Designing orientation programs / Richard H. Mullendore, Leslie A. Banahan --
First-year student living environments / William J. Zeller --
Student support services / John H. Schuh --
The first-year experience and alcohol use / Philip W. Meilman, Cheryl A. Presley --
pt. 6. Assessing the first college year. --
Assessing the first year of college / M. Lee Upcraft --
A beginner's guide for assessing the first college year / M. Lee Upcraft, Jennifer L. Crissman Ishler, Randy L. Swing --
Choosing and using assessment instruments / Randy L. Swing, M. Lee Upcraft --
Conclusion: Principles of good practice for the first college year and summary of recommendations / John N. Gardner, M. Lee Upcraft, Betsy O. Barefoot.
|Series Title:||Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.|
|Other Titles:||Challenging & supporting the first-year student|
|Responsibility:||M. Lee Upcraft, John N. Gardner, Betsy O. Barefoot.|
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- College student orientation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
- Whitman College -- Center for Teaching and Learning collection.
- Information scolaire et professionnelle -- Guides, manuels, etc.
- Services aux élèves.
- Première année (Université)
- Étudiant universitaire.
- Enseignement supérieur.
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