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ERIC Number: ED044084
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966-Mar
Pages: 46
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Proceedings: A Conference on Student Retention in Tennessee Colleges and Universities (March 21-22, 1966).
Milton, Ohmer, Ed.
The objectives of the conference were: (1) to identify the factors responsible for large numbers of students leaving Tennessee institutions of higher education before graduation; and (2) to promote correction of such factors on individual campuses. The proceedings consist of: (1) lists of the individual participants and the participating institutions; (2) the program; (3) the papers delivered at the conference, which included: "Faculty Contributions to Dropouts." by Sam C. Webb, "Administrative Contributions to Dropouts," by George L. Marx, "Steps to Reduce Dropouts," by Donald W. Irvine, and the discussion following the papers; (4) the special questionnaire for evaluating the conference and the analysis of this questionnaire; and (5) a brief note on plans to arrange for systematic interinstitutional research in this area. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Tennessee Univ., Knoxville.
Identifiers - Location: Tennessee