ThesisMoreira, YanethThe goal for this research is to create a more cohesive picture of the current state of the topic, using existing research and quantitative data to formulate potential factors and implications of the human capital and glass ceiling, labyrinth effect o . . .
DissertationFrom transformation to assessment: development of academic identity, agency, and awareness of symbolic capital through curriculum designed for the electronic portfolio medium.Kirchner, Scott DanielTo address concerns related to student success, more and more institutions of higher education are using electronic portfolios to assess student development. Institutions using ePortfolios focus on the use of the medium as a summative tool, and though . . .
DissertationScaling up student success programs in community colleges: from “islands of innovation” to institutionalized practicesBajrami, DianaWith educational attainment in the United States quickly deteriorating, ways to increase it have been a focus of educators, public policy analysts, accreditors, and state and federal policymakers, and is now a major concern of the President of the Uni . . .