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Suffolk University — Assistant Provost for Retention

Suffolk University — Assistant Provost for Retention

The Assistant Provost for Retention (APR) will be an integral member of the Provost’s forward-thinking, student-oriented Executive Leadership Team, participate in the institution’s strategic planning, and represent the Provost at appropriate meetings/events as requested.

University of Tennessee at Martin — Director of Retention

University of Tennessee at Martin — Director of Retention

The primary goal of this position is to promote student success, persistence and timely degree completion. The Director of Retention will require frequent student interaction, and close collaboration with a variety of campus constituents.

Most African American Males Lose Their HOPE Scholarships Due to a Lack of Academic Success

Most African American Males Lose Their HOPE Scholarships Due to a Lack of Academic Success

Research by Charles Menifield found that more than 50 percent of African American male students in Tennessee lost their HOPE scholarships due to subpar academic performance.