Education News Archive - August 15, 2006
"A Hand Hold for A Little Bit": Factors Facilitating the Success of Community College Transfer Students to a Large Research University
By Townsend, Barbara K; Wilson, Kristin B To understand factors affecting the academic and social integration of community college transfer students, we interviewed 19 students who transferred to one state's large Research-Extensive university.
Word of the Day
- A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.