ERIC Number: ED328179
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Apr-6
Reference Count: N/A
The Annual Minority Recruitment and Retention Conference Proceedings (6th, Austin, Texas, April 4-6, 1990).
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.
The summarized proceedings of the sixth annual minority recruitment and retention conference which focused on ways to create a multicultural university are presented. Pre-Conference session and Workshop/Roundtable topics and their presenters include the following: "Managing Organizational Culture to Improve Student Achievement" (Richard C. Richardson, Jr. and Tanzella Gaithers); "Transculturalization of Faculty at a Minority Institution" (Rosario Torres Raines and Ward S. Albro III); "Quality Education for Minorities by the Year 2000" (Shirley McBay); "Multiculturalism in Staff Development Programs: A Critical Factor in Recruitment and Retention" (Patricia J. Larke and Felicia G. James); "Minority Student Retention: New Direction for a New Decade" (Kevin R. Carreathers);"Essentials for Creating an Environment to Secure a Multicultural Student Population" (Maude E. Guilford); "Equity and Excellence in Education: Today's Challenge for Building a Positive Future For African-Americans" (Stephanie Robinson); "Diversifying University Curriculum" (Yvonne Becerra); "Securing Private Sector Support for Minority Recruitment" (Gene M. Monteagudo); "A Retention Program Model" (Dan Angel; and others); "Hispanic Student Scholarship Initiative" (Albert Guerrero and Rene Lara); "Integrating Stategic Planning and Minority Recruitment" (Felix A. Zamora; Yvonne Robinson and Gloria Dean); "The North Texas Communiversity Connection: Strengthening Student Recruitment and Retention Programs as a Result of the Texas Educational Opportunity Plan" (William G. Sawyer; Harold Bell; Gloria Contreras); and "Tending to the Pipeline of Future Minority Scholars" (Sarita E. Brown and Samuel L. Moore). The names and addresses of the principal concurrent and research roundtable presenters are included. (LPT)
Descriptors: American Indians, College Curriculum, College Students, Community Colleges, Cultural Pluralism, Equal Education, Excellence in Education, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Multicultural Education, Nondiscriminatory Education, School Holding Power, Student Attrition, Student Recruitment, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.
Identifiers: Strategic Planning