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Technology Use in Higher Education

A Reflective Look at the Proper Use of Technology in Higher Education

The world of higher education is complex and ever-changing. There often are no “right answers” or single best ways of doing things. Opinions vary and times change; purposes and ideas of learning are debated and means of pedagogy are evaluated. There are several “great issues” in higher education that are time-honored conversation pieces of many […]

Rehoboth Journal

Supporting College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

A national survey was conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics between February 2011 and June 2012. This survey revealed a disconcerting trend in the number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the United States. A similar survey, done in 2008, reported that the number […]

Mental Disability in Higher Education: A Literature Review

Statement and Description of Topic The field of Student Development is ripe with opportunities. Higher education is often wrought with challenges, joys, and new experiences, all of which contribute to a profoundly formative season of life. Erikson (as cited by Evans et al., 2010) noted that as young adults are transitioning from childhood to adulthood, […]