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The Evolving Challenges of Black College Students: New Insights for Policy, Practice, and Research Terrell L. Strayhorn

The Evolving Challenges of Black College Students: New Insights for Policy, Practice, and Research

Terrell L. Strayhorn

Published December 1st 2010
ISBN : 9781579222468
Paperback
226 pages
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 About the Book 

We continue to be plagued with issues of retention and dropout of minority students, especially our Black students. The issues look the same as they did years ago when campuses begin to seriously consider integration. Yet, the students are not theMoreWe continue to be plagued with issues of retention and dropout of minority students, especially our Black students. The issues look the same as they did years ago when campuses begin to seriously consider integration. Yet, the students are not the same, and they come to campus with a multitude of needs that are similar to our past students, but also vastly different. Practitioners in higher education, student affairs, and undergraduate studies should find the chapters relevant to understanding today s Black college student.?Lemuel W. WatsonThe book offers new insights and concrete recommendations for policies and practices to provide the social and academic support for African American students to persist and fully benefit from their collegiate experience.