C&U Vol. 93 / No. 3, Summer 2018

August 2018

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Table of Contents

Features
Variance and Inter-rater Reliability in Holistic Admissions Review by Blaire Moody Rideout 
Authentic Engagement: Deepening the Experience in Short-term Study Abroad Programs by Rodney Parks and Claudia Rodriguez
Small Town Values: How Understanding the Values of Rural Students Can Influence Recruitment Strategies by Ashley Stone

Commentary
Proximity: The Slow Game of Relationship Building by Joshua Reinhold 
What Does Retention Rate Have to Do With Anything? Stop Using the Phrase “Safety School” by Heidi Simon 

Campus Viewpoint
Want to Expand Global Education Programs? Ask the Registrar! by Rodney Parks, Jesse Parrish & Alexander Taylor 
Transfers: It’s All About Teamwork by Katie Schwienteck

 

Book Reviews
Class Warfare: Class, Race, and College Admissions in Top-Tier Secondary Schools
The Caterpillar Way and Demographics and the Demand for Higher Education
Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream
Are You Smart Enough? How Colleges’ Obsession with Smartness Shortchanges Students
Reviewed by Stephen J. Handel, Kimberley Buster Williams, and Matthew Fifolt