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Understanding the Racial Disparity in Graduation Rates at a Large Ivy League University
(Cornell Higher Education Research Institute, 2006-05-01)
This paper examines the graduation rate disparity between members of underrepresented minority groups (African Americans and Hispanics) and their white and Asian peers at a large Ivy League university. To accomplish this, ...
The Vanishing Latino Male in Higher Education
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2008)
A growing public concern is being voiced about the declining number of all males entering higher education, but where is the call to action on behalf of the already small and still declining number of Latino male students ...
Beyond Higher Education: The Need for African Americans to Be "Knowledge Producers"
(The Modern American, 2005)
Despite the relative triumphs towards equality in education, the search for culprits who promulgate standards of inequality is not difficult to ascertain. Aside from the deluge of litigation mounting challenges to the ...
Research Considerations and Theoretical Application for Best Practices in Higher Education: Latina/os Achieving Success
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2007)
Without a rapid and consistent re-shifting of the methods used to teach curriculum and research to Latina/o students in higher education institutions, the limited improvement in the number of Latina/o graduates realized ...
Access and Equity for African American Students in Higher Education: A Critical Race Historical Analysis of Policy Efforts
(Ohio State University Press, 2009-07-01)
Policies that have affected enrollments and degree attainment rates for African American students throughout the lifespan of higher education are analyzed in this article. Historically noteworthy progressive steps toward ...