Analyzes state-level college affordability at two- and four-year public colleges, by focusing on the share of family income required to cover the net price paid by students at each income level. The report finds striking inequities in public college affordability, both within and across states.
Considers the degree to which events that intensify partying increase sexual assault. Estimates are based on panel data from campus and local law-enforcement agencies and an identification strategy that exploits plausibly random variation in the timing of Division 1 football games. The estimates indicate that these events increase daily reports of rape with 17-24 year old victims by 28 percent.
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.
Presents a series of essays and articles discussing both international and national perspectives on retention and persistence in institutions of higher education. The compilation of articles examines how retention and persistence are complex issues and aims to demonstrate that exploring trends and patterns can prompt leaders to new ideas that form the next generations of research in this area.
Assists law enforcement agencies across the country in the critical and difficult task of developing and refining law enforcement policy. Contains details about the membership in the International Association of Chiefs of Police, including access to model policies, concepts & issue papers, and a comprehensive research library that houses over 20,000 policies from law enforcement agencies across the country.
Provides information for developing and implementing research-based proven interventions to change the culture of off campus drinking and reduce levels of intoxication and related problems. The website provides toolkits, fact sheets, and general information that can assist colleges and universities in designing campus and community interventions.