CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática: José R. Del Real Viramontes
Wed, March 26, 2014 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • Meeting Room 1.106, Student Activity Center (SAC), The University of Texas at Austin
"The Transfer Culture at a Texas Public Flagship University for Latina/o Community College Transfer Students."
This porfolio plática by José R. Del Real Viramontes examines the transfer culture at a Texas public flagship university for Latina/o community college transfer students. Findings discussed in this presentation suggest that the university should improve the outreach, orientation /transition programs, academic/social support services, as well as support the creation of a transfer student community on campus.
José R. Del Real Viramontes is a masters candidate in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (Cultural Studies in Education) with a Graduate Portfolio in Mexican American Studies. His thesis supervisor is Luis Urrieta, Jr., Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.