ERIC Number: EJ637691
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Toward a More Perfect Union: Reflecting on Trends and Issues for Enhancing the Academic Performance of Minority Transfer Students.
Lee, Wynetta Y.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n114 p39-44 Sum 2001
Discusses policy issues pertaining to minority transfer students and presents a conceptual model for enhancing and facilitating minority transfers. Asserts that four-year institutions must assess the level of cultural competence that faculty and staff members have for effectively interacting with minority students, and that universities must become "more things to more people." (CJW)
Descriptors: College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Cultural Differences, Diversity (Institutional), Institutional Mission, Minority Groups, Student Characteristics, Universities
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Note: Number 114: Transfer Students: Trends and Issues.