2011 Research Awards Announced
It is with great pleasure that we announce this year's winners of the 2011 Don G. Creamer Research Awards. Please congratulate Tara Frank for her project titled, Why Do They Leave? Departure from the Student Affairs Profession and Jonathan Manz for his project titled, Measuring the Effectiveness of a Residential College.
Each year students in the Higher Education Program submit their research proposals for competitive blind review to a selection committee. Dr. Diana Ridgwell (chair), Director of Student Development College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech; Dr. Bethany Flora, Assistant Professor, East Tennessee State University; and Dr. Don Creamer, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech served on this year's committee. Contributors to the Don G. Creamer Fund for Excellence make these research grants possible. Congratulations to this year's recipients and thanks so much to our Selection Committee members.
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