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Community College Path features interviews with community college researchers and practitioners. The third season will air on Fall 2017. This podcast is sponsored by the Community College to PhD Association at UCLA. If you like what you hear, subscribe on your podcast app and rate us on iTunes. It helps new listeners find our show.
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Apr 30, 2016

Dr. Elisabeth Barnett is a Senior Research Associate at Community College Research Center at Teachers College at Columbia University. She discusses her research article published in The Review of Higher Education and titled “Validation Experiences and Persistence among Community College Students.”

 The abstract and article can be read at https://muse.jhu.edu/article/406137 

Apr 30, 2016

Dr. Pamela Hutto, who received her Doctorates in Education, discusses her research article published in the Community College Journal of Research and Practice and titled “The relationship between student retention in community college courses and faculty employment status.”

The abstract and article can be read at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10668926.2015.1069227?journalCode=ucjc20 

Apr 30, 2016

Dr. Lyle McKinney, Assistant Professor of Higher Education at the University of Houston, discusses his article that he co-authored with Dr. Heather Novak, research manager in the Office of Institutional Research at Colorado State University. Their article was published in Research in Higher Education and is titled “FAFSA Filing Among First-Year College Students: Who Files on Time, Who Doesn’t, and Why Does it Matter?”

The abstract and article can be read at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11162-014-9340-0 

Apr 30, 2016

Matthew Zeidenberg, Senior Associate at Abt Associates, discusses his research article published in Community College Review and titled “Valuable Learning or ‘Spinning Their Wheels’? Understanding Excess Credits Earned by Community College Associate Degree Completers.”

The abstract and article can be read at http://crw.sagepub.com/content/43/2/123.abstract 

Apr 12, 2016

Jaime Lester, Associate Professor of Higher Education at George Mason University, discusses her article that she co-authored with Dr. Jeannie Brown Leonard, Dean of Student Academic Affairs, Advising, Retention, & Transition at George Mason University, and David Mathias, graduate student at George Mason University. Their research article was published in Community College Review and is titled “Transfer Student Engagement: Blurring of Social and Academic Engagement.”

The abstract and article can be read at http://crw.sagepub.com/content/41/3/202.abstract    

Apr 12, 2016

Dr. Trudy Bers, President of the Bers Group, discusses her article that she co-authored with Pam Schuetz, an adjunct faculty member at Northwestern University. Their research article was published in Community College Review and is titled “Nearbies: A Missing Piece of the College Completion Conundrum.”

The abstract and article can be read at http://crw.sagepub.com/content/42/3/167.abstract  

Apr 12, 2016

Leaf Zhang, Assistant Professor at the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Texas at Arlington, discusses her article that she co-authored with Joyce Lui, a research analyst for San Jose Evergreen Community College District, and Linda Hagedorn, Associate Dean in the College of Human Sciences and Professor in the School of Education at Iowa State University. Their research article was published in The Journal of Applied Research in the Community College and is titled “Post Transfer Experiences: Adult Undergraduate Students at a Research University.”

The abstract and article can be read here

Apr 12, 2016

Kelly Nielsen, a Sociology PhD candidate at UC San Diego, discusses his research article published in Sociology of Education and titled “‘Fake It ’til You Make It’: Why Community College Students’ Aspirations ‘Hold Steady.’”

The abstract and article can be read at http://soe.sagepub.com/content/88/4/265   

Apr 12, 2016

William Piland, Professor Emeritus of Postsecondary Education at San Diego State University, discusses his article that he co-authored with Lynn Neault, Vice-Chancellor of Student Services at the San Diego Community College District. Their research article was published in Community College Review and is titled “Facing the Closed Door: What Community College Students Do After Being Denied Transfer Admission."

The abstract and article can be read at http://crw.sagepub.com/content/42/3/184.abstract 

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