DissertationGaribay, MarioThe number of Latinos, specifically college-aged youth, is increasing rapidly in the United States. As a result, institutions of higher education are seeing increases in their enrollment of Latino undergraduates, but a gap exists in their retention an . . .
DissertationGrounded theory analysis of the development of support services for military service-connected students in public postsecondary educational institutions in Southern CaliforniaSantos, FranciscoMilitary-connected students (MCS) is a segment of the student body who bring with them unique characteristics and challenges. While the strict discipline, dedication, and mission-orientation of the military make MCS suitable to meet the demands of hig . . .
ThesisAdvancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)- Is it a Cherry-Pick Student Patch Program for College Preparation?Duenas, SilviaLow-income and underrepresented minorities in the U.S. continue to grapple with systemic challenges that threaten their ability to attain a college education. This is even despite the historic reversal of laws promoting long-standing inequalities on a . . .
ArticleRoss, Andrew A.Concerns regarding the commercial release of genetically engineered (GE) crops include naturalization, introgression to sexually compatible relatives and the transfer of beneficial traits to native and weedy species through hybridization. To date ther . . .