ERIC Number: EJ677122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Going to College: The Experiences of a Young Woman with Down Syndrome.
Hamill, Lee B.
Mental Retardation, v41 n5 p340-53 Oct 2003
This qualitative study examined the college experience of an individual with Down syndrome who audited two academic courses and participated in various nonacademic campus activities. Themes identified included: (1) the meaning of going to college; (2) the development and meaning of college friendships; (3) negotiation of the academic program; and (4) enrichment of the lives of those involved. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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