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Linder, Chris; Quaye, Stephen John; Lange, Alex C.; Roberts, Ricky Ericka; Lacy, Marvette C.; Okello, Wilson Kwamogi – Review of Higher Education, 2019
Students with minoritized identities have been engaged in campus activism as a way to hold institutional leaders accountable for addressing oppression. What is particularly unique about these activists is that they often advocate for change as a way to survive in their minoritized bodies. Because these activists are working to address…
Descriptors: College Students, Minority Group Students, Activism, Advocacy
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Garvey, Jason C.; Drezner, Noah D. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
The purpose of this study is to understand how identity and experiences among marginalized students influence alumnx lifetime financial giving. Data originated from "The National LGBT Alumni Survey," with 2,290 participants representing all 50 U.S. states and Carnegie institution classifications. We use identity-based motivation…
Descriptors: Alumni, Donors, LGBTQ People, Demography
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Slay, Kelly E.; Reyes, Kimberly A.; Posselt, Julie R. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
We present findings from a case study of a psychology department that has graduated a significantly higher share of underrepresented doctoral students than national averages for its discipline. Using the campus racial climate framework, we found that organizational/structural diversity initiatives (recruitment and admissions practices), presented…
Descriptors: Disproportionate Representation, Graduate Study, Psychology, Doctoral Students
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Davis, Charles H.F., III; Harris, Jessica C.; Stokes, Sy; Harper, Shaun R. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
The palpable dissatisfaction and concerns of students, staff, and faculty--often in the form of protests and demonstrations--continue to challenge contemporary college and university campuses. Practical considerations notwithstanding, what remains are questions regarding how higher education scholars can align their research with broader…
Descriptors: Activism, Higher Education, Scholarship, Learner Engagement
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Castillo-Montoya, Milagros – Review of Higher Education, 2019
Increasing diversity on college campuses suggests faculty need to develop ways of teaching diverse students. This study describes the teaching strategies of two sociology professors at a Hispanic-Serving Institution. Through observations, syllabi analysis, and interviews with the faculty and 18 racially and ethnically diverse first-generation…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Teaching Methods, Culturally Relevant Education, Student Diversity
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Patton, Lori D.; Sánchez, Berenice; Mac, Jacqueline; Stewart, D.-L. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
Predominantly white institutions (PWIs) have increasingly implemented formalized diversity initiatives over the past 50 years as a response to ensuing federal legislation (e.g., 1965 Higher Education Act), student protests of the late 1960s, and the influx of Black students into PWIs. These initiatives were established to support students from…
Descriptors: Diversity (Institutional), Disproportionate Representation, Research Problems, African American Students
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Flint, Maureen A. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
In the wake of the U.S. 2016 election, national media has highlighted the divided nature of our country. Considering this division, dialogue is often pushed as the tool for reconciliation, healing, and bridge building. This paper takes up this call through considering the spatial practices of the Sustained Dialogue Campus Network. This turn to…
Descriptors: College Students, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Relationship, Conflict Resolution
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byrd, derria – Review of Higher Education, 2019
This critical literature review investigates how "diversity" and "equity" are employed in top-cited higher education scholarship published between 2000 and 2015. No analysis to date has offered such a comparative exploration relative to well-recognized racial disparities in higher education. Findings reveal a divergence with…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Higher Education, Scholarship, Educational Opportunities
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Alcantar, Cynthia M.; Pazich, Loni Bordoloi; Teranishi, Robert T. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
The persistent stereotypes of Asian-American students being highly academically successful and not needing support presents a unique context for which to study institutions with a critical mass of low-income Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs). This critical ethnographic case study examines practitioners' meaning-making of the federal…
Descriptors: Asian American Students, Community Colleges, Two Year College Students, Minority Group Students
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Wheatle, Katherine I. E.; Commodore, Felecia – Review of Higher Education, 2019
This article explores the history of collegiate activism and the influence students have had on institutional, state, and federal policy in the U.S. The paper presents a historiography of student activism that explores how historians have written about student activism, draws connections between the historical narrative and contemporary issues in…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Role, Activism, Educational Policy
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Montero-Hernandez, Virginia; Arines, Elsa López; García, Marta Caballero – Review of Higher Education, 2019
We use an interpretative approach to understand female faculty's family-work dilemmas and the implications for their mental health. We interviewed sixteen female faculty at a public state university in Mexico. We identified four narratives (self-castigated perception, the unsupportive organization, the eternal caregiver, and self-care) to explain…
Descriptors: Women Faculty, Daily Living Skills, Emotional Disturbances, Family Work Relationship
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Squire, Dian; Nicolazzo, Z.; Perez, Rosemary J. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
This queer phenomenological study examined institutional statements released in support of undocumented individuals after the Trump administration's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. We discerned the "template" used when crafting public messages of support for undocumented communities. We suggest…
Descriptors: Undocumented Immigrants, Immigration, Higher Education, Institutional Mission
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Sotirin, Patty; Goltz, Sonia M. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
We employ a feminist phenomenological methodology to explore the lived meaningfulness of the academic dual career. We contend that university approaches to resolving the "problem" of dual career fail to address partners' long-term commitments and shared challenges. Following an analysis of focus group interviews with dual career academic…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Institutional Role, Teacher Persistence, Ethics
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Buckley, Jessica Belue – Review of Higher Education, 2019
The movement incorporating sustainability into the academic mission of higher education has grown quickly in the last few decades. At the same time, vast interpretations of sustainability exist as institutions work to incorporate it into the curriculum. Therefore, using interviews with 42 individuals and observations of 67 courses, this study…
Descriptors: Grounded Theory, Sustainability, Higher Education, Educational Theories
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Miller, Graham N. S. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
This study explores how organizational identity is linked with organizational behavior and change at U.S. colleges and universities. Using IPEDS data from 914 public and private not-for-profit four-year institutions, this study analyzes how institutions' identity claims through their self-identified comparison groups are associated with Carnegie…
Descriptors: Classification, Reputation, Strategic Planning, Institutional Characteristics
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