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Museus, Samuel D.; Yi, Varaxy; Saelua, Natasha – Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 2018
Low persistence and degree completion rates continue to plague higher education, and students of color persist at even lower rates than their White peers. Research has linked greater sense of belonging in college to increased intentions to persist to graduation. However, research on how culturally relevant and responsive campus environments…
Descriptors: Campuses, College Environment, Sense of Community, Student College Relationship
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Gasman, Marybeth; Nguyen, Thai-Huy; Conrad, Clifton F. – Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 2015
In this article, we provide an overview--a primer--of the rise of Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) as context for understanding the contemporary place of these institutions in our broader system of higher education. We also demonstrate how the emergence and the evolution of MSIs stem from our nation's struggle to provide equal educational…
Descriptors: Minority Group Students, Institutional Characteristics, Educational Opportunities, Equal Education