ERIC Number: ED046547
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov
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The Minority Student on the Campus: Expectations and Possibilities.
Altman, Robert A., Ed.; Snyder, Patricia O., Ed.
In this book the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) and the Center for Research and Development of Higher Education, University of California, Berkeley, present the papers of the Twelfth Annual College and University Self-Study Institute. The purpose of institutes such as this has been to provide a forum for researchers and practitioners in higher education to discuss the major issues confronting colleges and universities and cooperatively to seek solutions to problems currently challenging the academic community. The topic for this institute was "The Minority Student on Campus: Expectations and Possibilities." The 20 papers presented were divided into the following 7 major groups: (1) Introduction, (2) Minority Students and the Campus Environment: Research Perspectives, (3) Minority Students and the Campus Environment: Student Perspectives, (4) Minority Students on Campus: Questions of Power and Priorities, (5) Non-Curricular Programs for Minorities, (6) Curricular Programs for Minority Students, and (7) Pluralism and Peace on Campus. (EJ)
Descriptors: Activism, Agency Role, American Indians, Blacks, College Curriculum, College Students, Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Enrichment, Educational Demand, Ethnic Studies, Mexican Americans, Minority Groups, Noncredit Courses, Relevance (Education), Student Needs, Universities
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, P. O. Drawer P, Boulder, Colorado 80302 ($3.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Berkeley. Center for Research and Development in Higher Education.
Note: Papers presented at the Twelfth Annual College and University Self-Study Institute (July 6-9, 1970, University of California, Berkeley)