Dept. of Human and Community Development
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College Involvement and Leadership Development in Higher Education: The Role of Race/ethnicity, Sex, and Mentoring Relationships (2009)The objective of this study was to investigate effects of college experiences (activities and mentoring relationships) on leadership development according to the Social Change Model of Leadership Development (SCM). ...
(2014-09-16)The purpose of this study was to determine the types of prosocial behaviors youth engage in within organized youth activities, and determine if these behaviors are related to developing increased prosocial reasoning and ...
(2014-09-16)This is a descriptive-correlational study of the motivations in the college choice process of high school juniors and seniors enrolled in agriculture classes at three central Illinois schools. A total of 78 students ...
(2014-09-16)This study used feminist intersectionality and identity theories to examine the association between residential context (racial exposure and community climate) and identity salience among 375 lesbian, gay, and bisexual ...
Racial socialization, achievement and socioemotional development among black children during the early years of schooling: the role of family, school, and neighborhood contexts (2014-09-16)Parents of racial/ethnic minority children often engage in racial socialization in an effort to ensure that they are able to cope in a society in which discrimination and inequalities persist. Of all the racial/ethnic ...