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Entering An Academic Discourse Community: A Case Study Of The Coping Strategies Of Eleven English As A Second Language Students, Cheryl Benz Aug 1996

Entering An Academic Discourse Community: A Case Study Of The Coping Strategies Of Eleven English As A Second Language Students, Cheryl Benz

FIU Electronic Theses and Dissertations

This case study follows eleven non-English speaking students as they adapt to community college, content courses. The three classes examined are required freshman classes--Humanities, Social Environment, and Individual in Transition. In order to cope with the demands of these classes, students must penetrate the academic discourse community and have effective relationships with their instructors and their peers. The results of the study are based on interviews with eleven non-native speaking (NNS) students and their instructors and on an analysis of student writing assignments, course syllabi, and exams. Three general areas are examined: (a) students' first-language (L1) education, (b) the ...


Weeding Our Birthright? Holding On To American Catholic History., Tony Amodeo Sep 1994

Weeding Our Birthright? Holding On To American Catholic History., Tony Amodeo

Tony Amodeo

An early plea for cooperation in identifying, preserving, and making available older Catholic materials likely to be weeded from Cathoilic academic libraries.


Role Models And Mentors For Blacks At Predominantly White Campuses, Clarence G. Williams Sep 1994

Role Models And Mentors For Blacks At Predominantly White Campuses, Clarence G. Williams

Trotter Review

Educators must begin to revisit the topic of mentoring and role models in higher education, especially as it relates to blacks at predominantly white college campuses. There are two major facets of this topic; namely, the existence of role models and mentors for young black administrators, faculty members, and students at predominantly white campuses; and, the objectives and goals of providing role models and mentors for these individuals.


A Study Of Selected Variables Associated With Projected Voting Behavior In A Community College Tax Referendum , Kathleen Marie Brock Jan 1994

A Study Of Selected Variables Associated With Projected Voting Behavior In A Community College Tax Referendum , Kathleen Marie Brock

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

This study was conducted at Northwest Iowa Community College (NCC), located in Sheldon, Iowa. Northwest Iowa Community College serves a 4 1/2 county rural area. In December of 1992 NCC placed a seven million dollar bond issue before the voters. This referendum which needed a 60% plus one voter approval received a 36.41% approval. Campaign strategies for the 1992 referendum included a targeting of possible affirmative voters. This research identified six subgroups of constituents--five subgroups affiliated with the college (college advisory committee members, credit students and alumni, employees, continuing education participants and senior citizens who had taken classes ...


A Study To Identify The Quality Of Vocational Leadership Provided To The Fifteen Merged Area Community Colleges By The Iowa Department Of Education, Marc Reynold Shelstrom Jan 1992

A Study To Identify The Quality Of Vocational Leadership Provided To The Fifteen Merged Area Community Colleges By The Iowa Department Of Education, Marc Reynold Shelstrom

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Development Of An Associate Of Sciences Degree Option Program: Administration Of Justice With Occupational Concentrations, Edward S. Harvey Jan 1992

Development Of An Associate Of Sciences Degree Option Program: Administration Of Justice With Occupational Concentrations, Edward S. Harvey

Theses Digitization Project

No abstract provided.


0216: William A. Harper Manuscript, 1977, Marshall University Special Collections Jan 1978

0216: William A. Harper Manuscript, 1977, Marshall University Special Collections

Guides to Manuscript Collections

Original manuscript for the book "Community, Junior and Technical Colleges: A Public Relations Sourcebook" with proofreader's marks.


Higher Education: The Black Professional, Donald H. Godbold, Andrew Goodrich, William Moore, Jr., Oct 1973

Higher Education: The Black Professional, Donald H. Godbold, Andrew Goodrich, William Moore, Jr.,

IUSTITIA

The black professional in the community college is a catalog of contradictions. His or her condition can only be described as tragic; and his or her plight is a travesty on the philosophy of the two-year college. The preliminary findings of one study in progress note that nearly half (409 or 47 per cent) of the 865 two-year institutions included in the sample do not have a single black faculty member or administrator. Eighty-nine of the remaining 456 colleges have only one black staff member. Similarly, there are a number of community colleges located in areas heavily populated by blacks ...


A Status Study Of The Counseling Services Programs In The University Of Kentucky Community College System, Jan L. Ireland Jul 1973

A Status Study Of The Counseling Services Programs In The University Of Kentucky Community College System, Jan L. Ireland

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

The study involved analyzing the counseling services programs in the University of Kentucky Community College System. In addition to this, the study analyzed the academic and professional background of the counselors, determined the present duties and responsibilities of the counselors, and determined the counselors’ perceived ideal duties and responsibilities. The reason for the study was to provide information which can be helpful to different groups concerned with community colleges. Some of the information may be useful to graduate programs concerned with the preparation of counselors who intend to work in community college counseling as a profession, may find that some ...