ERIC Number: EJ650698
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Examining the Ethnic Minority Student Experience at Predominantly White Institutions: A Case Study.
Jones, Lee; Castellanos, Jeanett; Cole, Darnell
Journal of Hispanic Higher Education, v1 n1 p19-39 Jan 2002
Conducted four focus groups to explore the college student experience of ethnic minorities (African American, Asian-Pacific American, Chicano/Latino, and Native American) in a predominantly White institution of higher education. Findings in terms of student voices and perspectives were grouped into six main categories: general campus climate, student experiences, student involvement, cross-cultural center, departmental units, and student recommendations. (EV)
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian American Students, Black Students, College Environment, College Students, Cultural Centers, Ethnic Relations, Focus Groups, Hispanic American Students, Minority Groups, Pacific Americans, Student Experience, Student Participation
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