ERIC Number: ED370294
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Feb-18
Reference Count: N/A
National Forum on New Students with Disabilities. Program & Proceedings (Columbia, South Carolina, February 18, 1994).
South Carolina Univ., Columbia. National Resource Center for the Freshman Year Experience.
This document presents the program and proceedings of a national forum on new students with disabilities and includes abstracts of presentations by 22 institutions as well as specific conference information. The following institutions are represented: (1) Algonquin College (Ontario, Canada), (2) Austin Peay State University (Tennessee), (3) Capilano College (British Columbia), (4) Davis & Elkins College (West Virginia), (5) Florida A&M University, (6) Georgia Southern University, (7) Hudson County Community College (New Jersey), (8) Johnson & Wales University (Rhode Island), (9) Landmark College (Vermont), (10) Marygrove College (Michigan), (11) Mercer University (Georgia), (12) Northwest Missouri State University, (13) Ocean City High School (New Jersey), (14) Ohio State University, (15) Palm Beach Community College (Florida), (16) Susquehanna University (Pennsylvania), (17) University of Georgia, (18) University of Hartford (Connecticut), (19) University of Minnesota, (20) University of South Carolina, (21) Washington University (Missouri), and (22) Wayne State University (Michigan). The abstracts deal with characteristics of college students with disabilities and services designed to meet their needs. (DB)
Descriptors: College Freshmen, College Students, Colleges, Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, Disabilities, Educational Methods, High Risk Students, Higher Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Student Development, Student Needs, Student Personnel Services, Transitional Programs, Universities
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina Univ., Columbia. National Resource Center for the Freshman Year Experience.