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ERIC Number: ED421957
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education, 1997-98.
Hixson, Adalyn, Ed.
Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education, v8 n1-26 1997-1998
This document consists of all of Volume 8 (26 issues) of the journal, "The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education," a biweekly journal that addresses issues in higher education for Hispanic Americans. Each issue presents several feature articles, a policy update column called "Outlook on Washington", a description of an exemplary program, and a sample student success story. Among topics addressed by feature articles are the following: minority admissions, the Hispanic Dropout Project, the Hispanic division of the Library of Congress, the Association of Community College Trustees, a new center focused on Spain at New York University, an organization fostering entrepreneurship skills, the distance doctorate, Latinos in baseball, affirmative action at the University of Texas (Austin), open admissions on trial at City University of New York, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, student retention, women in higher education, financing a college education, Hispanics and corporations, statistics on Hispanics in community colleges, the 100 best colleges for Hispanics, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, health careers for Hispanics, careers in law, Hispanics and technology, Spanish American culture, the new Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives, Hispanics studying abroad, a new center to foster scholarly work by and about Latinos, and Hispanics in Indiana. (DB)
Descriptors: Academic Aspiration, Academic Persistence, Access to Education, Career Choice, Diversity (Student), Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Hispanic American Students, Hispanic Americans, Program Descriptions, Public Policy, Spanish Speaking, Two Year Colleges, Undergraduate Study, Women Faculty
Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education, 210 Route 4 East, Suite 310, Paramus, NJ 07652; phone: 201-587-8800; fax: 201-587-9105; e-mail: pub@HispanicOutlook.com; http://www.HispanicOutlook.com (1 year $60, single copy $3.75).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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