February 9, 2007
A Secret Support Network
Behind the scenes, Hanover College's 'early-alert team' tries to help students stay on course
On Thursday mornings, the administrative offices of Hanover College become the site of covert operations. That's when five officials on the Indiana campus meet to compare notes on students who appear to be struggling.
One recent morning, a senior whose grades had deteriorated the previous semester after a death in the family, seemed to have been absent from the campus for weeks. Another