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Multiplying Student Engagement for Commuter/Off-Campus Students

By Bradley Milks, Eric Fehr

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Coach Approach: Implementing Coaching Strategies in Student Development

By Isaac Bryan

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Connecting the Book Reviews of Guyland and Cinderella Ate My Daughter

By Josiah Hatfield, Laura B. McGrath

While writing book reviews on similar topics, Laura and Josiah thought it would be interesting to discuss the thoughts and feelings they were contemplating and processing in reviewing their respective books and in how each text relates to student development and higher education in general. What follows is a transcription of the conversation that includes a few (not all) of their reactions and hopefully allows the two books to interact on a reader level.

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Working With Undocumented Students

By Joel Perez

Many of us are familiar with the national political debate surrounding immigration reform. These debates spill over into many of the communities in which our institutions reside. In addition, this issue is salient for us in private Christian colleges, because some of our institutions have decided to admit students who are undocumented. This decision, whether you agree with it or not, raises an important question that each institution needs to answer. How does one support and assist these students in being successful at our institutions?

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Silent Pain: A Story of Transcendence from Abuse

By Wendy Smith

Not many experiences in my life compare to the experience of sharing with another person deep wounds from the past. Through these experiences I have developed very deep bonds with students. I believe sharing those hurts also brings new forms of healing and understanding.

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