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    • Creating a Positive Work Environment for LGBT Faculty: What Higher Education Unions Can Do 

      American Federation of Teachers (American Federation of Teachers, 2013)
      This report examines how the campus climate for LGBT faculty, staff and students affects their lives, and explore the role higher education unions can play to concretely improve the environment for the LGBT population, ...
    • Hispanic Transfer in 2-year Hispanic-Serving Institutions 

      Crisp, Gloria; Nunez Anne-Marie; Elizondo, Diane (Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, 2012-07-01)
      Community colleges offer Hispanic students a critical gateway to bachelor’s degrees, but these institutions also have low transfer rates to four-year institutions. Some research suggests that Hispanic-Serving community ...
    • Institutional Effectiveness in an Open System: A Case Study of Graduation Rates in the Montana University System 

      Ripley, Anneliese A. (University of Montana ScholarWorks at University of Montana, 2015)
      This article refers systems thinking as a conceptual framework to examine environmental conditions in postsecondary institutions within the Montana University System, to understand patterns of productivity, and to help ...
    • Iowa State University: A Case Study on the Institutional Dynamics and Climate for Student Assessment and Academic Innovation 

      Peterson, Marvin W.; Matney, Malinda M.; Brugler, Stephanie G.; Perorazio, Thomas E. (The Regents of the University of Michigan, 2000)
      Iowa State University has a rich context in which to study the evolution of student assessment and undergraduate teaching and learning. ISU exists in a complex, but not uncommon, web of state mandates, institutional desires ...
    • Minority-Serving Institutions: Doing More with Less 

      Cunningham, Alisa; Park, Eunkyoung; Engle, Jennifer (Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2014-02-01)
      This report shares new and updated data on the fiscal realities facing Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) compared to other institutions, despite enrolling many of the nation’s neediest students. It also highlights the ...
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2008 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2008)
      The compendium summarizes the three programs selected as the 2008 Examples of Excelencia as well as fourteen semi-finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher ...
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2009 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2009)
      This compendium provides a brief summary of the three 2009 Examples of Excelencia selected, along with ten programs selected as finalists, and four programs chosen as honorable mentions.
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2011 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2011)
      The compendium provides a summary of the three 2011 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 2012 

      Excelencia in Education (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 2013 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2013)
      This compendium contains a summary of the three 2013 Examples of Excelencia, the fifteen finalist programs, and the give honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino ...
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2014 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2014-09-30)
      This compendium contains a one-page program summary of the four Examples of Excelencia, the fifteen finalist programs, and the ten honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of ...
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2015 

      Excelencia in Education (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 ...
    • What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2016 

      Excelencia in Education (Excelencia in Education, 2016)
      The 2016 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, and Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The compendium contains a one-page ...