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ERIC Number: EJ562814
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-203X
Implementation, Utilization, and Outcomes of a Minority Freshman Peer Mentor Program at a Predominantly White University.
Schwitzer, Alan M.; Thomas, Celeste
Journal of the Freshman Year Experience & Students in Transition, v10 n1 p31-50 1998
A study found African-American students at a predominantly white university who participated in a freshman peer mentor program were likely to raise concerns with peers as they would not in programs promoting help-seeking. Participants reported promising rates of problem resolution following mentor interventions, had higher two-year retention rates than non-participants, but only comparable grades. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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