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Peer Mentorship Programs in Higher Education

Book:  Summer Melt:  Supporting Low-Income Students Through the Transition to College, 2014.  Lied Library   Book Stacks LC208.8 .C37 2014

Breakaway learners : strategies for post-secondary success with at-risk students, 2017.  Lied Library   Book Stacks LC4069.6 .G76 2017.

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Research Article: “Summer Nudging:  Can Personalized Text Messages and Peer Mentor Outreach Increase College Going Among Low-Income High School Graduates?Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015.

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Handbook: “College Student Attrition and Retention,” Gender and Education: an Encyclopedia, 2007.

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Newspaper: “A Third of Your Freshmen Disappear. How Can You Keep Them?” Chronicle of Higher Education, June 3, 2018

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Career Readiness Programs in Higher Education

Book:  When grit isn't enough : a high school principal examines how poverty and inequality thwart the college-for-all promise, 2017.  Lied Library   Book Stacks LB2351.2 .N37 2017

Making college work : pathways to success beyond high school, 2017  Lied Library   Book Stacks LC4069.6 .H65 2017

The young professional : a real world survival guide for the new college graduate, 2014, Lied Library   Book Stacks HF5381 .S46 2014

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Research Article: “Examining US College Students’ Career Information Sources Across Three Decades,” Education + Training, 2017.

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Handbook:  “Occupational Choice,” Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology, 2004.

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Newspaper: “Colleges Must Work with K-12 Schools to Ensure Students are Prepared and Have a Career Goal, Presidents Say,” Cleveland Plain Dealer, December 15, 2017.

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Interpersonal Violence on College Campuses

Book:  The dark side of the ivory tower : campus crime as a social problem, 2011  Lied Library   Book Stacks HV6250.4.S78 S55 2011

Blurred lines : rethinking sex, power, and consent on campus, 2017  Lied Library   Book Stacks LB2345.3.R37 G75 2017
Sexual violence at Canadian universities : activism, institutional responses, and strategies for change, 2017  Lied Library   Book Stacks LB2345.3.R37 S489 2017

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Research Article: “Disclosure on Campus:  Students’ Decisions to Tell Others About Unwanted Sexual Experiences, Intimate Partner Violence, and Stalking,’” Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 2017

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Handbook:  “Understanding Violence,” Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggresssion, 2007.

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Newspaper: “Was DeVos Right to Reverse Rape Rules?Wisconsin State Journal, September 24, 2017.

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