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House, Lisa A.; Neal, Chelsea; Backels, Kelsey – College Student Journal, 2018
This article will describe an animal assisted intervention conducted by a University Counseling Center as an outreach program to reduce stress among college students. The study will evaluate students' perceived personal benefits from exposure to therapy dogs on campus. Specifically, we examined if our therapy dog outreach program resulted in…
Descriptors: Animals, Stress Variables, Stress Management, College Students
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Miranda, Michael V. – College Student Journal, 2018
College students use online sources to obtain information about their institution's professors when preparing their schedules for the upcoming semester. While there is some disagreement among educators as to the validity of these student evaluations, students appear to find them to be quite useful. Might these evaluations, however, prove to be…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Evaluation of Teacher Performance, College Faculty, Teacher Evaluation
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Snell, Joel – College Student Journal, 2017
Chaos theory analysis is introduced to college campuses, bully-victim, and strategies to calm bully victim behavior. The author borrows from both literature and personal experience with ways to deal with bullies. Scenarios are also introduced. More literature review did not generate more strategies. Roughly 20 are described. The author also…
Descriptors: Bullying, College Students, Victims, Vignettes
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Tolman, Steven – College Student Journal, 2017
While there is a perception that violations of academic dishonesty occur more frequently in online courses, a review of the literature has shown this to be a fallacy. In fact, there is evidence that supports the rate is lower in online courses than in face-to-face. There are many factors that affect academic dishonesty, including the demographics…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Ethics, Cheating, Integrity
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Duchardt, Barbara; Furr, Paula; Horton, Steven G. – College Student Journal, 2016
Students in undergraduate and graduate programs offered by community colleges, universities, and colleges of education are generally expected to have basic writing competencies at the outset of their studies based on completion of a high school curriculum and core college composition classes. With more programs and courses online or having a…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Writing Skills, Skill Development, Online Courses
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Cunningham-Erves, Jennifer; Talbott, Laura L. – College Student Journal, 2015
The disease burden of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) among females and its associated sequelae have been widely studied by social and behavioral science researchers and medical professionals. Approved for administration to males as young as nine years old, the vaccination of males continues to spark much debate when older age groups are brought…
Descriptors: Males, College Students, Immunization Programs, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Lei, Simon A. – College Student Journal, 2015
An effective studying strategy requires developed personalized study skills to increase student success and retention at the college level. Within these personalized study skills, different students have developed different study habits and environments (study patterns). Yet, the study patterns of people who have achieved outstanding academic…
Descriptors: College Students, Study Habits, Learning Strategies, Time Management
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Lin, Yii-nii; Chiu, Yi-Hsing Claire; Hsieh, Hui-Hsing; Chen, Yien-Hua; Lai, Pi-hui – College Student Journal, 2015
This article was to elaborate the development of the university counseling profession in Taiwan through an intensive literature review. The university student body has been expanding radically in the last three decades, and the student population, as well as their problems, have become more diverse and complex. Thus, the importance of university…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Counselor Training, Program Development, Educational History
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Lightweis, Susan – College Student Journal, 2014
This essay addresses persistence and success of an underrepresented group enrolled in college who are white, working-class first-generation students. The discussion examines these college students and the challenges they face. The discussion analyzes why first-generation college students persist while others do not. Additionally, the discussion…
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, First Generation College Students, White Students, Working Class
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Wright, Robert E. – College Student Journal, 2014
USA Today headlined an article "Study: Nearly Half are Overqualified for Their Jobs," (Marklein, 2013). The article cited a study by the nonprofit Center for College Affordability and Productivity which found this apparent mismatch between qualifications and jobs held. The question then becomes, what has led to this mismatch? Three…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Education Work Relationship, Educational Finance, Measures (Individuals)
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AlShammari, Iqbal A.; Aldhafiri, Mohammed D.; Al-Shammari, Zaid – College Student Journal, 2013
A meta-synthesis study was conducted of 60 research studies on educational data mining (EDM) and their impacts on and outcomes for improving learning outcomes. After an overview, an examination of these outcomes is provided (Romero, Ventura, Espejo, & Hervas, 2008; Romero, "et al.", 2011). Then, a review of other EDM-related research…
Descriptors: Meta Analysis, Information Retrieval, Outcomes of Education, Prediction
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Guastaferro, Wendy P. – College Student Journal, 2013
This article shows how a uniquely situated television show was used as a pedagogical tool to address numerous criminal justice topics in a crime and media course. The show is Home Box Office's (HBO) "The Wire." The first season focused on "the law" and "the street" and how each is affected by drug enforcement,…
Descriptors: College Students, Mass Media Role, Television, Student Surveys
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Mark, Eddie – College Student Journal, 2013
This paper explores and challenges the notion that postsecondary students are products of higher education, shaped and molded for the benefit of future employers. The mere suggestion that students are passive in their consumption of educational services would seem to discount the importance of their own educational identity and the broad…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Role, Student School Relationship, Models
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O'Keeffe, Patrick – College Student Journal, 2013
The purpose of this paper is to explore the causes and potential solutions to, student attrition. With student attrition rates reaching between 30 and 50 per cent in the United States, and over 20 per cent in Australia, the inability of higher education institutions to retain their students is a significant issue. This paper cites key risk factors…
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Student Attrition, Mental Health, School Counseling
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Emanuel, Richard C. – College Student Journal, 2013
This article reports on a study of cell phone use among college students. This group is considered particularly important because college students tend to be among the first to try new technology, are the group most likely to innovate new ways of using existing technology, and are most vocal about what they need and/or want to see changed…
Descriptors: Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Undergraduate Students, Student Surveys
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