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Adoption of High-Performance Housing Technologies Among U.S. Homebuilding Firms, 2000 Through 2010
This article describes foundational processes of a larger project examining U.S. home builders’ choices to adopt innovative housing technologies that improve the environmental performance of new single-family homes. Home ...
From College to Jobs: Making Sense of Labor Market Returns to Higher Education
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015-04-23)
In this article, the authors provide an overview of labor market outcomes of postsecondary education and how they relate to education practitioners.
Navigating Graduate School: Resource Guide for Undocumented Students
(Santa Clara Law Digital Commons, Immigration Law & Policy Practicum Projects, 2018)
This guide will detail the legal and practical concerns of undocumented students who are contemplating or currently pursuing a graduate school education. Each section is divided into important milestones that occur during ...
The Effect of Price Shocks on Undocumented Students’ College Attainment and Completion
(University of Maryland, 2015-11-01)
This article examines the effect of a price shock caused by the temporary removal of in-state tuition benefits on the attainment of undocumented immigrants enrolled in a large urban college system using a difference ...
La Educación y su Efecto en la Formación de Capital Humano y en el Desarrollo Económico de los Países
(Apuntes del Cenes, 2011)
El efecto de la educación en la formación de capital humano y en el desarrollo económico de los países, ha sido analizado en diversos estudios teóricos y empíricos. Los enfoques clásico de Smith y neoclásico de Solow, la ...
Access to curriculum for students with disabilities at higher education institutions: How does the National University of Lesotho fare?
(African Journal of Disability, 2017-04-28)
Creating access to curricula at institutions of higher education for students with disabilities requires a concerted effort from management and other key stakeholders to identify students’ needs and create opportunities ...
Going to College: The Experiences of a Young Woman With Down Syndrome
(American Association on Mental Retardation, 2003-10-01)
In this qualitative study the college experience of an individual with Down syndrome was examined. The student audited two academic courses and participated in various non academic campus activities. The investigation ...
African American Access to Higher Education: The Evolving Role of Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Faced with numerous obstacles, HBCUs have often been lightning rods for criticism. Opponents of the Black college model criticize the integrity of its academic programs, particularly in light of the challenges of a new ...
Decolonizing Hispanic-Serving Institutions: A Framework for Organizing
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2018)
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), defined as non-profit, degree-granting institutions that enroll 25% or more full-time equivalent undergraduate students, now enroll over 60% of all college students, and confer 60% of ...