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Tucker, Constance R.; Winsor, Denise L. – Negro Educational Review, 2013
In order to increase the number of health care providers in underserved communities, numerous efforts are being made to increase the number of Black students in the health professions. Research supports the idea that individuals from minority populations seek doctors of the same race or culture. In an effort to provide increased health care to…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, College Students, Persistence, Career Development
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Esters, Lorenzo L.; Strayhorn, Terrell L. – Negro Educational Review, 2013
Historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) represent one of many types of institutions in the American system of higher education. Comparatively little attention has been given to the campus' executive leader, namely the president. Our study describes early twenty-first century contributions to and challenges of public land-grant…
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Higher Education, College Presidents, Land Grant Universities
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Ellington, Roni M.; Frederick, Rona – Negro Educational Review, 2010
Experiences of eight Black high-achieving college junior and senior mathematics majors are examined to discern which social and cultural factors shape success and persistence in mathematics. College persistence literature as well as mathematics education studies that document Black students' success in mathematics were used as frameworks to…
Descriptors: Majors (Students), College Students, Mathematics Education, Persistence
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Patton, Lori D.; Simmons, Symone L. – Negro Educational Review, 2008
Experiences of first year female Black students who self-identified themselves as lesbian and attended a historically Black university are examined. A reconceptualized Model of Multiple Dimensions of Identity and the Multidimensional Identity Model were used to establish the framework for this study. Overall the study provided a current identity…
Descriptors: College Students, Black Colleges, Sexual Orientation, College Environment
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Winkle-Wagner, Rachelle – Negro Educational Review, 2008
Black undergraduate college women's construction of feminism and the intersection of race and gender categories at a predominantly White public college in the Midwestern United States were explored as part of a larger ethnographic study about women's college experiences and identity. This study examines 30 women's implicit notions of identity as…
Descriptors: Public Colleges, Females, Focus Groups, Ethnography
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Barker, Marco J. – Negro Educational Review, The, 2007
Both White faculty members and Black students bring their own cross-cultural ideology to mentoring relationships. Additionally, institutional culture and type often impact cross-cultural relationships via institutional mission, faculty expectation, and student development. Some researchers have found that race is not a factor in cross-cultural…
Descriptors: Whites, College Faculty, Mentors, African American Students
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Azibo, Daudi Ajani ya – Negro Educational Review, The, 2007
Results of exploratory research on defense mechanisms and psychiatric symptomatology are reported about Black students enrolled in classes on the campus of one Historically Black College and University. Theoretical influences are twofold: ego mechanisms of defense conceptualized hierarchically and a culture-specific view of defense mechanism…
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Social Isolation, Alienation, Defense Mechanisms
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Strayhorn, Terrell Lamont; Terrell, Melvin Cleveland – Negro Educational Review, The, 2007
Determining the extent to which faculty-student mentoring predicts satisfaction in college for Black students was our purpose for this study. We performed a secondary analysis of data from a national sample obtained from the College Student Experiences Questionnaire (CSEQ) Research Program. The CSEQ consists of 191 items designed to measure the…
Descriptors: College Students, Mentors, Black Colleges, Faculty
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Bennett, B. J.; Davis, R.; Harris, A.; Brown, K.; Wood, P.; Jones, D. R.; Spencer, S.; Nelson, L.; Brown, J.; Waddell, T.; Jones, C. B. – Negro Educational Review, The, 2004
The purpose of the present research brief is to report a novel characteristic of role model choice that may be unreported in the literature for black males and to assess this finding in relation to perceived attractiveness of self and a member of the opposite sex. The study found that the proportion of males choosing themselves as their own role…
Descriptors: College Students, African Americans, Females, Social Networks
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Dawkins, Marvin P.; Braddock, Jomills J., II – Negro Educational Review, 1982
Among Blacks attending traditionally Black colleges and those attending traditionally White colleges, college experiences affected outcomes more significantly than social background or high school experience. Thus, type of college experience determined differences in academic achievement, occupational aspirations, and dropout proneness between…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Black Colleges, Black Students, College Students
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Johnson, Wilfred A.; Caple, Brenda A. – Negro Educational Review, 1983
Examines variables that motivate college students toward a career in education of the emotionally disturbed, as compared to the motivations of their peers who specialize in elementary education. Suggests that consensus exists among faculty, teachers, and students of special education as to the personality traits necessary for the ideal special…
Descriptors: College Students, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances
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Hoover, Mary Rhodes – Negro Educational Review, 1982
The Culturally Appropriate Teaching (C.A.T.) method combines the "Back to Basics" paradigm with a culturally oriented approach and has proved to be successful in Black colleges and adult education programs. The C.A.T. method improves the reading levels of students by two years per semester and gives them standard English as a skill in one or two…
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Blacks, College Students, Communication Skills
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McClain, Benjamin R. – Negro Educational Review, 1982
Assesses results of attitudinal racism in White institutions through examination (by race and sex) of college experience of the civilian labor force for 1977-79. Asserts that a lack of increased Black enrollment and retention rates demonstrate the need for a collective effort to raise the national consciousness in support of equal opportunity. (ML)
Descriptors: Black Students, College Students, Dropout Rate, Educational Opportunities
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Holmes, Barbara – Negro Educational Review, 1977
Proposes that metropolitan colleges be established to give disadvantaged inner city youth the cultural experiences that they would not otherwise have. The metropolitan college is seen "as an institution whose central purpose is the education of young people by any and all means necessary." (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Black Education, College Students, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Innovation
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Stokes, Maurice S. – Negro Educational Review, 1975
Two classes of college students -- one an "Introduction to Teaching" class and the other an "Audiovisual Materials and Methods" class -- were taught using as aids the chalkboard, instructional films, the bulletin board, tape recordings, and overhead transparencies; students rated their attitudes towards each of the five aids. (JM)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Bulletin Boards, Chalkboards, College Students
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