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ERIC Number: ED432186
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 248
Abstractor: N/A
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Thoughts of One's Own: Innovative Leadership in Institutional Research. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (23rd, Princeton, New Jersey, November 16-19, 1996).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
This proceedings document is comprised of the 18 papers, panel presentations, and work shares presented at a 1996 conference on institutional research. The papers are: (1) "Using Cohort Analysis To Evaluate the Impact of a Support Program for Minority Students" (Hershel Alexander); (2) "The Institutional Researcher as Program Evaluator: Influencing the Development of Innovative Programs" (Anne Marie Delaney); (3) "What Price a Nittany Lion? Tuition and Fees at Penn State from 1859 to 1996" (Michael J. Dorris and O. Richard Bundy, III); (4) "Who Does the Community College Serve? One College's Experience" (Eleanor Fujita); (5) "Glass Ceilings and Sticky Floors at SUNY: Is There Gender/Race Bias in Academic Rank?" (L. Haignere and B. Eisenberg); (6) "Working with the NRC Data on Graduate Programs in the U.S.: Considerations and Concerns" (Robert J. Heffernan, Paul Snyder, Tina Grycenkov Paladinom, and Marie Paulette Matis); (7) "Developing a Profile of Retained and Attrited Students" (Tracy A. Hunt-White); (8) "Graduation Rates at the University of New Hampshire: An Historical Perspective-Morality in Retrospect" (John Kraus and Antonietta Taylor); (9) "A Sector-Wide Survey of Faculty in Private Higher Education: One State's Thoughts on the Nature of Faculty Work and Reward Systems" (Michael McGuire and Jason Casey); (10) "Placement Test Scores and Student Persistence: Institutional Considerations for Ability to Benefit" (Alan J. Sturtz); (11) "In Search of Peer Institutions: Two Methods of Exploring and Determining Peer Institutions' (Bruce P. Szelest); (12)"Weaving Institutional Research into the Fabric of TQM" (Dawn Geronimo Terkla and Kelli J. Armstrong); (13) "IR Influence on Marketing and Pricing Policies: First Time Graduate Student Inquiries Why Don't They Apply?" (Stephen W. Thorpe); (14) "What Do the NRC Graduate Program Ratings Measure?" (Robert K. Toutkoushian, Halil Dundar, and William E. Becker); (15) "Administrative Satisfaction and the Regulatory Climate at Public Universities" (James Fredericks Volkwein, Shaukat M. Malik, and Michelle Napierski-Prancl); (16) "A Study of Institutional Autonomy in the Community College and Its Relationship to Administrative Judgements of Institutional Effectiveness" (Anita C. Voogt);(17) "Developing a Postsecondary Education Taxonomy for Inter-Institutional Graduation Rate Comparisons" (Timothy A. Walsh); and (18) "Increasing the Utility of the College Board Standard Validity Study: An MS-DOS Qbasic Program for Predicting an Applicant's College Performance" (Jishen Zhao). Also included are the conference program and the 1996 membership list. (Some papers contain references.) (DB)
North East Association for Institutional Research, 60 Bidwell St., P.O. Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.