Provides a wealth of handbooks, newsletters, briefs, tutorials, and tools to assist through the twists and turns of program evaluation. Includes information for planning, data collection and analysis, and strategies to share results.
Reducing stigma—and treating people with dignity when they ask for support—can have a powerful impact on alleviating food insecurity for college students, says a new report from the Hope Center on College, Community, and Justice. The study shares five valuable lessons from a pilot intervention at Compton College to connect eligible community college students to Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.
Offers quick and easy ways to access information related to the Prevention Research Center topical areas, including Center descriptions and a searchable project database. Prevention Research Centers is a network of 26 academic research centers that study how people and their communities can avoid or counter the risks for chronic illnesses.
Provides an introduction to S.M.A.R.T. objectives, a guide to developing measurable goals. Provides a description of each of the 5 elements of S.M.A.R.T. objectives: goals should be Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time oriented. Provides a link to a worksheet and worksheet example.
Food insecurity is common on college campuses, and Pennsylvania colleges are no exception. State leaders are calling for action to improve the state of food access on college campuses across the state.
It all started with an FSU student, Nathaniel Tackett, who had no idea what his next meal would be one day during the 2021 spring semester. He decided to do something about it. A year later, FSU established EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) card terminals in qualifying locations on campus to help students facing food insecurity.
Affordable student housing is coming to Lake Tahoe Community College (LTCC) after securing funds through the new California budget, geared towards expanding low-cost living. Nearly $40 million is being assigned to LTCC for the construction of a 100-bed housing project. According to the school, they’ve been trying to build the facility for almost a decade but construction costs made it impossible.
On June 1, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education issued a call to action to the field to boldly reimagine how students transition from high school through postsecondary education and into careers. Thank you for joining us on this journey to celebrate career and college pathways to success for all students.
Ahead of the new school year, colleges across the country are repurposing the tools they developed during the pandemic to address the monkeypox outbreak, which the White House recently declared a public health emergency. It's a different virus, with different risks, and colleges are having to adapt, says Dr. Lindsey Mortenson of the American College Health Association.