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DissertationCommunity college Puente's influence on California's Mexican-American students: countering the statisticsMolina, Miguel P.Using a social justice and equity perspective, this qualitative research study focused on the California community college Puente project as a best practice and its influence’s related to transfer for Mexican-American students. The Puente project foun . . .
ThesisThe influence of academic and social support systems on the attitudes of African American students towards academic persistenceBoyd, Marissa AshleyBrief Literature Review: While environmental factors play a role in a student’s institutional retention, student attitude and behavior may be just as significant to retention and degree completion. Exposure and prior knowledge of the social convention . . .
Masters ThesisPierre, SheilaIn American institutions of higher learning all around the country, educators—teachers, counselors, and administrators have made significant progress in identifying and recruiting diverse populations. Despite these efforts, many students of color (e.g . . .
Masters ThesisLane, StephanieBeing a student athlete is an opportunity to gain college admission and participate in athletics at a competitive level as determined by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Student-athlete experiences in a university setting likely di . . .