THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERCEIVED PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS, BEHAVIORAL INDICATORS AND AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENT FINANCIAL AID ATTAINMENT DIFFICULTY
- When Failing Doesn't Matter: A Narrative Inquiry into the Social Work Practice Learning Experiences of Black African Students in England. Tedam, Prospera // International Journal of Higher Education;Feb2014, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p136
This paper reports the findings of a small-scale empirical study into the practice learning experiences of black African students of social work in England. Undertaken in the form of a pilot study, the findings reveal that practice learning experiences can be beneficial in enhancing skills and...
- Overlooking Second-chance Scholars. // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;10/28/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p3
A letter to the editor in response to the blog post "Institutional Level Strategies for Retaining Men of Color" by Marybeth Gasman from August 2, 2010 is presented.
- Whatever Happened to Subsidized Education? Malveaux, Julianne // Black Issues in Higher Education;10/26/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p54
Focuses on issues regarding student financial aid packages and student loans for Afro-American students in the United States. Percentage of Afro-American poverty rate in 2000; Median household income for Afro-Americans; Factors that affect student loan repayments.
- CASH FOR COLLEGE CAREERS. // Ebony;Apr1965, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p40
The article focuses on the efforts of the government of the U.S., colleges and other foundations in providing financial aid for the African American students. A majority of African American students come from poor families provided financial help to enable them to pay their college fees. It...
- Making the most of freshman year. Whigham-Desir, Marjorie; LaVeist, Thomas A. // Black Enterprise;Jan2001, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p64
Offers tips on how to prevent dropouts among Afro-American students particularly during their first two years in college. Listing of top colleges for Afro-American students; Several organizations that provide financial aid to students; Identification of support services; Communication between...
- Financial Aid. Schlachter, Gail // Black Collegian;Nov/Dec91, Vol. 22 Issue 2, Special Report p70
List various sources of financial aid available to African-American students. Record amount of funding available; Federal financial aid; Pell grants; Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (SEOG); Stafford Student Loans; Parents Loans to Undergraduate Students) Plus/SLS programs; Additional...
- Using the 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12) to Assess the Psychological Health of Malaysian College Students. Zulkefly, Nor Sheereen; Baharudin, Rozumah // Global Journal of Health Science;Apr2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p73
The primary objective of this study was to assess the psychological health of students at a local university in Malaysia using General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12). Additionally, the study was carried out to determine the reliability and factor structure of the GHQ-12. Sample comprised 386...
- Sister-Friends: A Counseling Group for Black Female Undergraduates. Mitchell, Natasha A. // Journal of College Counseling;Spring2000, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p73
Focuses on the implementation of counseling group for Black female undergraduate students. Objectives of Sister-Friends group; Impact of the counseling group on college students; Description of the Sister-Friends group.
- SUBSTANCE USE PROBLEMS REPORTED BY HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGE STUDENTS: COMBINED MARIJUANA AND ALCOHOL USE VERSUS ALCOHOL ALONEâ€ . Rhodes, Warren A.; Peters Jr., Ronald J.; Perrino, Carrol S.; Bryant, Sharronne // Journal of Psychoactive Drugs;Jun2008, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p201
Using secondary data analysis, this study compares alcohol and other drug (AOD) problems experienced by African- American students attending a historically Black university who use alcohol only versus those who use alcohol plus marijuana. Results indicate that students who used marijuana plus...