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How Public Universities Can Promote Access and Success for All Students
(Center for American Progress, 2014-09-09)
Higher education has long been a path to economic security, and this is especially true for low-income students, first-generation college students, and students of color. Current demographic trends show that non-Hispanic ...
More Than A Dream: Expanding Educational Achievement in the Latino Community
(Educational Testing Service, 2012-03-08)
This report brings a unique perspective to the nation’s education needs, particularly in higher education. The author presents a compelling case, drawing on demographic trends to increase attention to a national issue: how ...
Exito: A Path to Latino Student Success
(The Portland State University, Task Force on Latina/o Student Success, 2010-06-02)
Recognizing that Latinos are the fastest growing and most populous minority group in the Portland metropolitan area and in the State of Oregon, institutional goals were set to: (1) meet the higher education needs of the ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2012
(Excelencia in Education, 2012)
This compendium provides a summary of the three 2012 Examples of Excelencia selected as well as sixteen finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education.
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2010
(Excelencia in Education, 2010)
The compendium provides a summary of the three institutional programs recognized as the 2010 Examples of Excelencia as well as the ten finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino ...
Why The United States Should Improve Support For Colleges and Universities Serving Hispanic Students
(Scholars Strategy Network, 2015-04-01)
The author draws some insights and analysis around the question why the United States should improve support for colleges and universities serving Hispanic students?
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2015
(Excelencia in Education, 2015-09-22)
This compendium contains a one-page program summary of the four Examples of Excelencia, the finalist programs, and the honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students ...
Realizing the Potential of Hispanic-Serving Institutions: Multiple Dimensions of Institutional Diversity for Advancing Hispanic Higher Education
(Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, 2012-07-01)
Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) have the potential to span many borders based on drawing a local and international Latina/o student population, faculty research across U.S. and international borders, and community ...
Blurring Boundaries: Transforming Place, Policies, and Partnerships
(Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2014-02-01)
By 2020, more than six out of ten U.S. jobs will require postsecondary training. Despite a slight increase in college attainment nationally in recent years, the fastest-growing minority groups are being left behind. Only ...
What’s It Worth?
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015)
What’s It Worth? This report details the relationships between major, gender, race/ethnicity, and annual earnings of Hispanic students.