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Connecting in College: How Friendship Networks Matter for Academic and Social Success


reviewed by Dawn Person — June 08, 2017

coverTitle: Connecting in College: How Friendship Networks Matter for Academic and Social Success
Author(s): Janice M. McCabe
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Chicago
ISBN: 022640952X, Pages: 216, Year: 2016
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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record, Date Published: June 08, 2017
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 22022, Date Accessed: 7/25/2017 4:38:40 PM

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  • Dawn Person
    California State University, Fullerton
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    DAWN PERSON is Professor of Educational Leadership at California State University, Fullerton where she serves as Coordinator of the Community College, Higher Education Specialization for the Educational Doctorate. She also serves as the Director of the Center for Research on Educational Access and Leadership, a solution-focused data-driven research center that serves community partners in Los Angeles County and Orange County as well as national and international associates committed to issues of educational leadership and student achievement. Dawn currently is an evaluator for a grant focusing on creating a college culture in underserved high schools through a federally funded intervention, GEAR UP. She also coordinates a national blueprint project on men of color at community colleges with the American Association of Community Colleges’ Presidents’ Round Table. Her earlier work is focused on student cultures for students of color. Her most recent publications focus on supplemental instruction as a tool for student success, cohort-based learning at the doctoral level for women in leadership, developing a college-going culture, and resiliency in students of color and specifically, men of color at the community college level.
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