ERIC Number: EJ604543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Freshman Interest Groups: Partnerships for Promoting Student Success.
Schroeder, Charles C.; Minor, Frankie D.; Tarkow, Theodore A.
New Directions for Student Services, n87 p37-49 Fall 1999
Outlines effective partnership for promoting student success through the creation of residential learning communities called Freshman Interest Groups (FIGs). Answers questions on how collaboration got started, how the need for such was determined, what form it took, problems encountered, and how the program was evaluated. Recommendations for launching FIG programs are given. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special topic: "Creating Successful Partnerships between Academic and Student Affairs." For related articles, see CG 555 115-121.