Prepared for the Women in Community College Education Leaders' Workshop, Phoenix, Arizona, January 24, 1984. Also prepared for the Washington State Chapter of the American Association of
Women in the Community and Junior Colleges, Seattle, Washington,
November 19, 1982.
Adapted from Cross, K. Patricia, Challenging the Meritocracy: New Students in higher Education. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1971, for the Texas Association Women Deans and Counselors Summer Work Conference, University of Houston, June 14-16, 1971
Prepared for the Adult and continuing Education Institute, New York University, June 8, 1982. Also prepared for the National Higher Education Symposium, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa, March 10-12, 1982
Prepared for the ETS Invitational conference, New York, October 31, 1981. Also prepared for the joint meeting convened by the Council of Chief State School Officers and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Colorado Springs, August 3, 1981. Text of speech presented to the members of the national academy of
education at their spring meeting in San Francisco, May 8, 1981