ERIC Number: ED244000
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
OPERATION SUCCESS. Program Overview and Performance, Academic Year 1983.
de Silva, Deemathie
This report is a comprehensive description of a Federally-funded Special Services program known as Operation Success at Wichita State University. The program began in 1970 and is designed to assist students from low income families and/or who are the first in their families to attend college. Part I of the report describes program philosophy and goals, plus the current organizational framework, staff development and training, and program communications. Part II summarizes student enrollment and presents demographic data on students who received assistance through the tutoring component during the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters of 1983. Part III summarizes the tutorial, cultural, research and evaluation, Vietnamese, and fundraising components of the program. It also provides a detailed analysis of program survey data, summarizes scholarships awarded to students, and describes the Tutor Appreciation Awards banquet. Numerous charts, tables, figures and organizational models are utilized throughout the report. (CJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wichita State Univ., KS.