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ERIC Number: ED333933
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Rekindling Minority Enrollment. New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 74.
Angel, Dan, Ed.; Barrera, Adriana, Ed.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n74 Sum 1991
A variety of community college programs and services designed to enhance minority student participation and success in higher education are described in this volume. Issues related to minority student recruitment, retention, and transfer to four-year institutions, and to minority staff professional development are explored in the following 15 articles: (1) "Minority Participation in Community Colleges: A Status Report," by Adriana Barrera and Dan Angel; (2) "Community College Access: Barriers and Bridges," by Raul Cardenas and Elizabeth Warren; (3) "Model Programs in Minority Access," by Roy G. Phillips; (4) "Minority Student Recruitment," by Anne E. Mulder; (5) "Minority Student Recruitment: A Connecticut Model," by Ronald A. Williams and Mary Anne Cox; (6) "Minority Student Retention," by James C. Henderson; (7) "Minority Student Retention: The Prince George's Community College Program," by David P. James; (8) "Minority Student Retention: ENLACE," by Mauro Chavez and Margarita Maestas-Flores; (9) "Minority Transfer: A National and State Legislative Perspective," by Louis W. Bender; (10) "The Many Faces of Transfer Education," by Judith S. Eaton; (11) "A Model in Community College Transfer Programs," by Aram L. Terzian; (12) "Diversifying Leadership in Community Colleges," by J. Richard Gilliland; (13) "Ten Steps to Successful Minority Hiring and Retention," by Dale V. Gares and Exalton A. Delco, Jr.; (14) "Revitalization Efforts," by Dan Angel and Adriana Barrera; and (15) "Sources and Information: Minority Participation in Community College Education," by Grace Quimbita and Anita Y. Colby. (PAA)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Persistence, Access to Education, Affirmative Action, College Students, College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Educational Opportunities, Equal Education, Faculty Development, Faculty Integration, Minority Group Teachers, Minority Groups, Program Descriptions, School Holding Power, Student Recruitment, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Jossey-Bass Inc., Publishers, 350 Sansome Street, San Francisco, CA 94104 ($15.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Serials; ERIC Publications; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Junior Colleges, Los Angeles, CA.