Papers & Publications


Encourage Scholarly Leadership

SSRI staff work to regularly study and learn more about the strengths and challenges in higher education. 

First-Generation College Students

  • Demetriou, C., Meece, J., Eaker-Rich, D. & Powell, C. (2017). The activities, roles, and relationships of successful first-generation college students. The Journal of College Student Development, 58(1), 19-36.
  • Ellis, J. M., Powell, C. S., Demetriou, C. D., Huerta-Bapat, C., & Panter, A.T. (In Press). The lived experiences of first-generation college students’ microaggressions and microaffirmations at a predominately white research university. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 
  • Midkiff, B., Langer, M., Demetriou, C., & Panter, A. T. (2017). Measuring grit among first generation college students: A psychometric analysis. In L. A. van der Ark, M. Wiberg, S. A. Culpepper, J. A. Douglas, & W. C. Wang (Eds.), Quantitative Psychology – The 81st Annual Meeting of the Psychometric Society, Asheville, North Carolina, 2016. New York: Springer Verlag.

Academic Advising

Academic Success

Presentations 

  • Ludwig, J. & Salvesen, C. (2018) ( Stop, Collaborate, and Listen: Building an Institution-Wide Approach to Student Retention. National Symposium on Student Retention Nov. 2018.  
  • Prushan, Lauren. “Normalizing Academic Support Services through Marketing.” College Reading and Learning Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM.  October 2018
  • Laura Everett, Robert Johnson. “CatQ: Introducing an Electronic Queuing System for Drop-in Tutoring.” College Reading and Learning Association Conference, Roundtable Presentation, Albuquerque, NM. With Robert Johnson. October 2018.
  • Laura Everett. “Supervising Near-Peer Supervisors: Navigating Bumps in the Road.” College Reading and Learning Association Conference, Lunch with a Mentor Presentation, Albuquerque, NM. October 2018.
  • Celia Simpson. ”Promoting Community Across Disciplines.” International Conference on Supplemental Instruction. Seattle, WA. May 26, 2018.
  • Arturo Rodriguez. “Using Space to Develop Student Educator Buy-In.” International Conference on Supplemental Instruction. Seattle WA. May 25, 2018
  • Karen Gonzalez. “In a School of fish, how does one fish stand out? Managing Large Teams.” International Conference on Supplemental Instruction. Seattle WA. May 25, 2018
  • Laura Everett, Cecelia Byers, Sophie Alves. “Modifying a Tutor Supervision Model to Improve Tutor and Student Success.” Association for the Tutoring Profession Annual Conference, Oro Valley, AZ. March 19, 2018.
  • En Route to Global Student Success: Mastering Cultural Agility.” College Reading and Learning Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM. With Tina Kondopoulos, Michael Keleher. 
  • Laura Everett & Robert Johnson.  CatQ: Introducing an Electronic Queuing System for Drop-in Tutoring. College Reading and Learning Association – 2018 Annual Conference. 
  • Laura Everett.    Supervising Near-Peer Supervisors: Navigating Bumps in the Road. College Reading and Learning Association – 2018 Annual Conference. 
  • Sujin Son, Jarlene Ramirez & Liz C Kamamer. Self Reflection: Evaluating Our Own Mindset as Educators - SSRI Student Success Conference – 2019. 
  • Alyssa O'Keefe & Eric Davidson.  Defining the Relationship: A Praxis for Rapport Building and Affirmation - SSRI Student Success Conference – 2019. 
  • Michelle Woodward, Larry Kull, Vincent Colaianni, & Terrace Ewinghill.  Math 100 and Schedule for Success: Why & How We Collaborate - SSRI Student Success Conference - 2019 . 
  • Tana Jay Von Isser, Angel Navarro, Cameron Louie, Erika Deianni & Eric Davidson     Exercise as a Learning Strategy . SSRI Student Success Conference – 2019
  • Aaron Davis.     The Analytics of Team Chemistry and Student-Athlete Support Services.     The National Association of Academic and Student-Athlete Development Professionals – Region 5. 
  • Aaron Davis.    The Analytics of Team Chemistry and Student-Athlete Support Services.     UA Learning Specialist Collaboration Meeting. 
  • Aaron Davis.     2019 Region 5 Professional Promise Award .    The National Association of Academic and Student-Athlete Development Professionals.
  • Stephen Ferris . Using Implicit and Semi-Explicit Methods at the SALT Center. Learning Disabilities Association of America: 56th Annual International Conference, Ft. Worth, TX .
  • Max Jackson.     Reducing Anxiety: The College Search and Students with Learning Disabilities. Learning Disabilities Association of America: 56th Annual International Conference, Ft. Worth, TX 
  • Laurel Grigg Mason. Panel Presentation: Post-Secondary Options for Students with LD / ADHD / ASD. Independent Education Consultants Association Fall Conference, Los Angeles, CA .
  • Jen Ludwig and Laura Andrews. Annual Report and Assessment Collaboration: Mixing Methods and People.      
  • 2019 NASPA Conferences on Student Success in Higher Education, June 2019. 
  • Christine Salvesen & Jen Ludwig. Stop, Collaborate, and Listen: Building an Institution-Wide Approach to Student Retention.     CSRDE National Symposium on Student Retention, Oct. 2018. 
  • Sarah Kyte, Liz Collins, & Regina Deil-Amen. Mindset Messaging: Advisor Communication about Student Challenges and Opportunities for Growth.     National Academic Advising Association Annual Meeting, Oct. 2018. 
  • Laura Andrews, Lucas Schalewski &Teejay Brown.    Student Data Strategies for Equity- Minded Actions to Improve Student Success .    UA Student Success Conference: Bolstering Student Achievement.
     

Publications & Research on Student Retention