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ERIC Number: ED003419
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
Pages: 71
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A WORKING CONFERENCE ON POST-BACCALAUREATE EDUCATION.
DAVIS, PAUL D.; PFAUTZ, HAROLD W.
THE PRINCIPAL OBJECTIVE OF THIS CONFERENCE ON POST-BACCALAUREATE EDUCATION WAS TO DEVISE MEANS BY WHICH THE MAJOR COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES CAN INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY AND IN SHORT TIME THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATE EDUCATION. THE CONFERENCE WAS CENTERED MAINLY ON THOSE ABLE GRADUATES WHO WOULD NORMALLY BE TURNED AWAY BECAUSE OF INADEQUATE PREPARATION AND/OR MOTIVATION. AMONG THE 33 PARTICIPANTS WERE ADMINISTRATION AND FACULTY MEMBERS FROM MAJOR UNIVERSITIES HAVING OR PLANNING COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS WITH PREDOMINANTLY NEGRO COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, PRESIDENTS AND DEANS OF PREDOMINANTLY NEGRO INSTITUTIONS, REPRESENTATIVES OF PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, AND CONSULTANTS. THE PROBLEM IS ESPECIALLY ACUTE IN THE SMALL, PREDOMINANTLY NEGRO COLLEGES. CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS ARE DEALT WITH IN FOUR REPORTS--(1) THE CONCEPTS OF POST-BACCALAUREATE EDUCATION, (2) RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION OF STUDENTS, (3) STANDARDS, COUNSELING, AND INSTRUCTION, AND (4) GRADUATE SCHOOL LIAISON, ADMINISTRATION, AND FINANCING. (JC)
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Authoring Institution: Brown Univ., Providence, RI.
Identifiers: RHODE ISLAND; Rhode Island (Providence)