Domino R. Perez, Director BUR 552, Mailcode F9200, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 471-4557
CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática
Wed, April 22, 2009 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • Sanchez Building, Cissy McDaniel Parker Dean's Conference Room (SZB 238)
In this portfolio plática, Cristóbal Rodríguez examines the Texas "Top 10% Plan" to understand access issues and the performance of students from universities in the Texas-Mexico border region. Rodríguez applies mixed methods with data from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and student focus-group interviews at 5 borderland universities and 1 top tier university, to determine that there are significant differences in enrollment, success, and experiences among students.