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 member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.