ERIC Number: EJ595354
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Mentoring Program at Auburn University: Reducing Risk Factors for African-American Male Students.
Jackson, Jerlando F. L.
Journal of Educational Opportunity, v17 n2 p25-30 Win 1999
Describes the strategies and interventions of an Auburn University (Alabama) program designed to aid in retention of at-risk African-American male students and foster skills needed to enter college. Components include mentoring, workshops, and a summer sports program. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Athletics, Black Students, Developmental Studies Programs, High Risk Students, Higher Education, Males, Mentors, Program Effectiveness, Summer Programs
University of Tennessee, 25 HPER Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-2745; Tel: 423-974-4466.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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