The freshman year experience : helping students survive and succeed in college / M. Lee Upcraft, John N. Gardner, and associates
- Upcraft, M. Lee
- San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1989.
- 1st ed.
- Physical Description:
- xxix, 443 pages ; 24 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Gardner, John N.
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- The Jossey-Bass higher education series
- A comprehensive approach to enhancing freshman success / M. Lee Upcraft, John N. Gardner -- Who are today's freshmen? / Arthur Levine -- A historical look at the freshman year experience / John Orr Dwyer -- Understanding student development : insights from theory / M. Lee Upcraft -- Impact of college environments on freshman students / James H. Banning -- Connecting students to institutions : keys to retention and success / Randi Levitz, Lee Noel -- Orientation programs / Donald J. Perigo, M. Lee Upcraft -- Academic advising / Gary L. Kramer, Robert W. Spencer -- Academic support programs / Timothy L. Walter, Audrey Gomon, Pamela J. Guenzel, Donald E.P. Smith -- Mentoring programs / Cynthia S. Johnson.
Counseling / Jack R. Rayman, Jeffrey W. Garis -- Residence halls and campus activities / M. Lee Upcraft -- Health and wellness programs / Frederick A. Leafgren -- Character development / John M. Whiteley -- Origins and purposes of the freshman semimar / Virginia P. Gordon -- Elements of an effective seminar : the university 101 program / A. Jerome Jewler -- How seminars enhance student success / Paul P. Fidler, Mary Stuart Hunter -- Starting a freshman seminar program / John N. Gardner -- A president's perspective on the value of freshman seminars / Betty L. Siegel -- Hispanic students / Manuel J. Justiz, Laura I. Rendon -- Black students / Augustine W. Pounds -- Women students / Sabrina C. Chapman -- Adult learners / Barbara A. Copland.
Commuter students / Robert L. Rice -- Student athletes / Timothy L. Walter, Donald E.P. Smith -- Disabled students / Brenda G. Hameister -- Honors students / Anne L. Day -- Providing administrative, faculty, and staff leadership / Mary Ann D. Sagaria, Linda K. Johnsrud -- Academic and student affairs in partnership for freshman success / Raymond O. Murphy.
- Includes indexes.
Rare Books PSUA collection copy: 1990 printing.
- Bibliography Note:
- Bibliography: pages 389-428.
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