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Longwell-Grice, Robert, Ed.; Longwell-Grice, Hope, Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
The experiences of first-generation college students are not monolithic. The nexus of identities matter, and this book is intended to challenge the reader to explore what it means to be a first-generation college student in higher education. Designed for use in classrooms and for use by the higher education practitioner on a college campus today,…
Descriptors: First Generation College Students, Student Characteristics, Two Year College Students, Identification (Psychology)
McPhail, Christine Johnson; Beatty, Kimberly – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
From the foreword by Walter G. Bumphus, President & CEO of AACC: "Becoming an Equity-Centered Higher Education Institution is a significant contribution to the on-going struggle to find practical approaches to implementing an equity agenda in higher education." The authors had three main goals for this text: (1) Relevance: This book…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Community Colleges, Equal Education, Relevance (Education)
Addy, Tracie Marcella; Dube, Derek; Mitchell, Khadijah A.; SoRelle, Mallory – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
This book uniquely offers the distilled wisdom of scores of instructors across ranks, disciplines and institution types, whose contributions are organized into a thematic framework that progressively introduces the reader to the key dispositions, principles and practices for creating the inclusive classroom environments (in person and online) that…
Descriptors: Inclusion, College Instruction, College Faculty, Teacher Surveys
Gilmore, Joanna, Ed.; Hatcher, Molly, Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
This book is a guide for designing professional development programs for graduate students. The teaching competencies framework presented here can serve as the intended curriculum for such programs. The book will also be an excellent resource for evaluating programs, and will be an excellent resource for academics who study graduate students. This…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Professional Development, Teacher Education Programs, Teaching Assistants
Levesque-Bristol, Chantal – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
In response to national concerns a decade ago, driven by research that showed that higher education was making little impact on students' development of broad competencies and critical thinking, the provost and president of Purdue University, a research university, instituted a program whose goals were to build on the accumulated knowledge on…
Descriptors: Student Centered Learning, Educational Change, Research Universities, College Faculty
Renn, Kristen A.; Reason, Robert D. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
In this book, the authors bring together in one place essential information about college students in the US in the 21st century. Synthesizing existing research and theory, they present an introduction to studying student characteristics, college choice and enrollment patterns, institutional types and environments, student learning, persistence,…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Characteristics, Student Experience, Outcomes of Education
Armstrong, Kacie L., Ed.; Genova, Lauren A., Ed.; Greenlee, John Wyatt, Ed.; Samuel, Derina S., Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
"Teaching Gradually" is a guide for anyone new to teaching and learning in higher education. Written "for" graduate student instructors, "by" graduate students with substantive teaching experience, this resource is among the first of its kind to speak to graduate students as comrades-in-arms with voices from alongside…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Teaching Methods, Teaching Experience, Authors
Hensel, Nancy H. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
This book highlights the exciting work of two-year colleges to prepare students for their future careers through engagement in undergraduate research. It emerged from work in five community college systems thanks to two National Science Foundation grants the Council for Undergraduate Research received to support community colleges' efforts to…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Study, Student Research, Community Colleges, Two Year College Students
Driscoll, Amy; Wood, Swarup; Shapiro, Dan; Graff, Nelson – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
This book is about student success and how to support and improve it. It takes as its point of departure that we--as faculty, assessment directors, student affairs professionals, and staff--reflect together in a purposeful and informed way about how our teaching, curricula, the co-curriculum, and assessment work in concert to support and improve…
Descriptors: Success, Student Evaluation, Evaluation Methods, College Faculty
Pigza, Jennifer M., Ed.; Owen, Julie E., Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
As leadership educators shift from teacher- to learner-centered environments, from hierarchical to shared responsibility for learning, and from absolute to constructed ways of knowing, a desire for new inclusive and creative pedagogies is also emerging. This text includes over 40 easy-to-follow modules related to women and leadership development…
Descriptors: Females, Leadership, Leadership Training, College Students
Ruben, Brent D.; De Lisi, Richard; Gigliotti, Ralph A. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2021
During a time of unprecedented challenges facing higher education, the need for effective leadership -- for informal and formal leaders across the organization -- has never been more imperative. Since publication of the first edition, the environment for higher education has become more critical and complex. Whether facing falling enrollments,…
Descriptors: College Administration, Leadership Effectiveness, Leadership Training, Capacity Building
Marcy, Mary B. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2020
With costs rising, traditional college student populations shrinking, and pundits predicting that huge numbers of colleges will close in the next few decades, small colleges cannot afford to pretend that business-as-usual can sustain them. This book offers five emerging models for how small colleges can hope to survive and thrive in these very…
Descriptors: Small Colleges, Sustainability, Models, Educational Innovation
Haviland, Don; Jacobs, Jenny; Alleman, Nathan F.; Allen, Cara Cliburn – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2020
This book focuses on the status and work of full-time non-tenure-track faculty (NTTF) whose ranks are increasing as tenure track faculty (TTF) make up a smaller percentage of the professoriate. NTTF experience highly uneven and conditional access to collegiality, are often excluded from decision-making spaces, and receive limited respect from…
Descriptors: Collegiality, Nontenured Faculty, Inclusion, Governance
Maramba, Dina C., Ed.; Fong, Timothy P., Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2020
Between 2000 and 2015 the Asian American Pacific Islander population grew from nearly 12 million to over 20 million--at 72% percent recording the fastest growth rate of any major ethnic and racial group in the US. This book, the first to focus wholly on Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Institutions (AANAPISIs) and their…
Descriptors: Minority Group Students, Asian American Students, Pacific Islanders, American Indian Students
Namaste, Nina, Ed.; Sturgill, Amanda, Ed. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2020
Showcasing recent, multi-institutional research related to global learning, this book expands the context of global learning to show its antecedents and impacts as a part of the larger higher education experience. Chapters look at recent developments such as short-term, off-campus, international study and certificate/medallion programs, as well as…
Descriptors: Global Approach, International Education, Study Abroad, Higher Education
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