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Articles

Resource Articles from the Chronicle of Higher Education

"Bridging the Chasm First-Year Students and the Library"
by Betsy Barefoot (January 10, 2006)

"Helping First-Year Students Help Themselves"
by Christine B. Whelan (April 17, 2011)

“How to Help Students Achieve"
 by George D. Kuh (June 15, 2007)

"The Myth of First-Year Enlightenment"
by James M. Lang (February 1, 2008)

Other Resource Articles

"The Role of Academic and Non-Academic Factors in Improving College Retention"
-ACT Policy Report (2004 document)

"Seven Myths About Student Retention" 
-Joe Cuseo & Teresa Farnum

"Persuasion Through Logic & Reason: The Conceptual Case For The First-Year Seminar"
-Joe Cuseo, Marymount College

Mabee Library
Mabee Library

Mabee Library hosts a coffee shop, tutoring services and access to the people and information materials that are central to success in the Information Age.

iREAD
iREAD

The iREAD Program encourages a common reading experience and involvement for students across campus.