Retention & Student Success

Supporting Sophomore Success

 

Mary's PowerPoint presentation: Higher Education's Middle Child: The Unique Challenges of the Sophomore Year - March 5, 2009

 

Sophomore Resources:

UMD's Your Sophomore Year webpage.

Sophomores in Transition: The Forgotten Year (Barbara F. Tobolowky)

Wandering and Wondering: Traversing the Uneven Terrain of the Second College Year (Molly A. Shaller)

Four Vectors for Navigating the Sophomore Year (Laurie A. Schreiner and Jerry Pattengale, from Visible Solutions for Invisible Students: Helping Sophomores Succeed)

Preliminary Findings from the 2005 National Survey on Sophomore-Year Initiatives (National Resource Center for The First-Year Expereince and Students in Transition)

Second-year programs aim to provide helping hand to college's wise fools (Nahal Toosi, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

Institutions with Sophomore Year Initiatives (National Resource Center for The First-Year Expereince and Students in Transition)

For additional information, contact
Mary Keenan
Coordinator, UMD Student Success Initiatives
mkeenan@d.umn.edu
218-726-7009
420 Darland Administration Building