My current research focuses on policies and practices that affect college student access and success.
Bounded Aspirations: Rural, African American High School Students and College Access (with Means, Clayton, Conzelmann, and Baynes; in press with Review of Higher Educatin )
Exploring the effects of college remediation on mobility, a project that is funded, in part, by a grant from AIR/NCES/NSF
Evaluating the effects of the Fund for Wisconsin Scholars, and randomly assigned need based grant, on student success
Partnership with the North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS) and the University of North Carolina (UNC) System to study NCCCS transfer student success at UNC System institutions, along the effects of aid on persistence and degree attainment