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Goh, Michael; Lee, Je-Kyung – Asia Pacific Education Review, 2003
Interest in career development and career counseling is growing in Korea. Nevertheless, neither the research nor the literature adequately address the question as to what applications can be cross-culturally transferred from career counseling centers in the United States to Korea. This study qualitatively examines the practice of career counseling…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Publicity, Information Technology, Career Development
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Vasquez, Camilla – College and University, 2003
Providing advanced training to individuals in specialized disciplinary areas is one of the primary purposes of universities' graduate programs. Typically these programs are selective and require that a number of criteria be met, such as successful completion of undergraduate education, and a selected range of scores on standardized exams. For…
Descriptors: Graduate Study, Second Language Learning, English (Second Language), Language Proficiency
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Weicheng, Zou – Journal of College Admission, 2003
In the last 20 years, more and more Chinese high school graduates have applied to American colleges. They want to study in this country because the Chinese higher education system cannot meet the needs of China's huge population. This article talks about a seven-month, pre-college program hosted by the Graduate School of Education at the…
Descriptors: Cultural Differences, Foreign Countries, College Preparation, Admissions Counseling
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Nicol, Doug; Belec, John; Buckley, Patrick – Journal of Geography, 2003
Offering a course across an international border, where students and faculty physically travel to both countries throughout the term, raises a host of pedagogical, cartographic, logistic, and cultural challenges. At the same time, two initial classes find the experience rewarding and evaluate the course positively. This paper reviews the offering…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Regional Programs, International Education, International Educational Exchange
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Scoles, Peter V.; Hawkins, Richard E.; LaDuca, Anthony – Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, 2003
The introduction of a clinical skills examination (CSE) to Step 2 of the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) has focused attention on the design and delivery of large-scale standardized tests of clinical skills and raised the question of the appropriateness of evaluation of these competencies across the span of a physician's career. This…
Descriptors: Patients, Physicians, Inferences, Standardized Tests
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Patton, Lori D.; Harper, Shaun R. – New Directions for Student Services, 2003
The value of mentoring relationships among African American women in postbaccalaureate degree programs is emphasized and coupled with a discussion of the current shortage of same-race, same-sex mentors for African American female graduate and professional students.
Descriptors: Mentors, Females, African American Students, Graduate Students
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Huang, Shwu-Yong L. – Journal of Educational Computing Research, 2003
This study investigates education students' perceptions of computers and the factors affecting their perceptions among education students in the United States and Taiwan. Sample subjects were 360 students from six colleges of education in the two places. The results reveal that there were significant differences. Education students in the United…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Computer Uses in Education, Schools of Education, Student Attitudes
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Zabid, A. R.; Ling, C. N. – Journal of Education for Business, 2003
In this article, the authors examine employer perceptions of local and foreign MBA graduates along with the problems encountered and factors considered important in hiring them. Based on a sample of 91 respondents, the findings show significant differences in perceptions of local and foreign MBA graduates, as well as significant differences in…
Descriptors: Speech Communication, Personnel Selection, Graduates, Employer Attitudes
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Halperin, Abigail C.; Rigotti, Nancy A. – Journal of American College Health, 2003
To address the rise in tobacco use among college students, several national health organizations, including the American College Health Association,recommend that colleges enact smoking bans in and around all campus buildings, including student housing, and prohibit the sale, advertisement, and promotion of tobacco products on campus. Key…
Descriptors: Universities, College Housing, Smoking, Interviews
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LaBrie, Richard A.; Shaffer, Howard J.; LaPlante, Debi A.; Wechsler, Henry – Journal of American College Health, 2003
The authors report findings from the first national survey of gambling among college students. They collected information from 10,765 students attending 119 scientifically selected colleges included in the 2001 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study (CAS), which indicated that 42% of responding students gambled in the last school…
Descriptors: Age Differences, Gender Differences, Decision Making, Student Characteristics
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Kenya, Sonjia; Brodsky, Mitchell; Divale, William; Allegrante, John P.; Fullilove, Robert E. – Journal of American College Health, 2003
The authors administered the National College Health Risk Behavior Survey to 1,219 college students who were attending a historically Black college located in New York City. They assessed the US-born Black students and Black students who emigrated to the United States for differences in risky sexual behaviors, risky dietary behaviors, and physical…
Descriptors: College Students, Sexuality, Physical Activities, Immigration
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Robinson, Jennifer J.; Paccione, Angela; Rodrigue, Fred – Equity & Excellence in Education, 2003
The need to increase the racial/ethnic diversity of the U.S. teaching force has been reported widely. This article documents the programs and practices implemented at one university to recruit and retain minority students in the teacher preparation program through the Teacher Education Advocacy Center (TEAC). The goals of the Center are to enhance…
Descriptors: Teacher Recruitment, Program Development, Minority Groups, Teacher Education Programs
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Dika, Sandra L; Janosik, Steven M. – Quality in Higher Education, 2003
Trustees play a primary role in ensuring quality and effectiveness in higher education in the United States. Research on selection, training and effectiveness of public higher education governing boards is limited. In this descriptive study, state higher education executive officers and state governors were surveyed to identify trends in the…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Trustees, Public Colleges, Educational Opportunities
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Street, Paul – Review of Education, Pedagogy & Cultural Studies, 2003
A thesis concocted by right-wing ideological watchdogs and advanced with elevated urgency in the wake September 11, 2001, claims that America's college and university students are hostage to a leftist, "moral-relativist" and multiculturalist professoriat. To restore right-thinking to college campuses, the argument continues, academic…
Descriptors: Political Affiliation, Political Issues, Whites, Minority Groups
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Rothstein, William G.; Rajapaksa, Sushama – Journal of American College Health, 2003
The authors surveyed 243 urban public university students who were born in the United States, China, and India to compare the health beliefs of the China-born, India-born, and US-born students. Although the China- and India-born students shared beliefs in many preventive and therapeutic practices of Western medicine with the US-born students, they…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Services, Asian Americans, Indians
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