ERIC Number: ED432187
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Accountability and Institutional Research: Measuring Results. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (24th, Hartford, Connecticut, November 1-4, 1997).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
This proceedings document is comprised of the 12 papers, panel presentations, and work shares presented at a 1997 conference on institutional research. The papers are: (1) "What Does Accountability in Higher Education Mean to You?" (William R. Dyson, Andrew G. De Rocco, John R. Doyle, and Merle W. Harris); (2) "The University of Delaware Longitudinal Study of Academic and Personal Development: Summary of Findings Through Senior Years: Fall 1993 through Spring 1997" (Karen W. Bauer); (3) "New Approaches to the Analysis of Academic Outcomes: Modeling Student Performance at a Community College" (Karl Boughan); (4) "Parental Income and Students' College Choice Process: Research Findings to Guide Recruitment Strategies" (Anne Marie Delaney); (5) "Managing Resistance in the Organizational Change Process" (Melinda Ellis and James Trainer); (6) "Report on Faculty Evaluations at the University of Connecticut, 1993 to 1996" (J. Hughes); (7) "First-Year Student Expectations: Pre- and Post-Orientation" (Denise Krallman); (8) "Remedial Student Outcomes at Massasoit Community College" (Jennifer Luddy and Rhonda Gabovitch); (9) "Assessing Risk: The Dartmouth College Student Risk Behavior Survey" (John H. Pryor); (10) "Trends in Graduation Rates at State Colleges and Universities: Results from the AASCU/Sallie Mae National Retention Project" (Kenneth R. Redd and Joyce A. Scott); (11) "GIS Technology & Geodemographic Analysis at a Small Liberal Arts University: A Home Grown Approach" (Robert Sandev and Jeff Himmelberger); and (12) "The Undergraduate Classroom Experience: Factors Associated with Its Vitality" (J. Fredericks Volkwein and Alberto F. Cabrera). Also included are the conference program and the 1997 membership list. (Some papers contain references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Accountability, College Faculty, College Outcomes Assessment, College Students, Community Colleges, Data Analysis, Graduation, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Longitudinal Studies, Organizational Development, Research Methodology, State Universities, Trend Analysis
North East Association for Institutional Research, 60 Bidwell St., P.O. Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.