Journal of the National Collegiate Honors Council, Vol. 10, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2009

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2009
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CONTENTSCall for Papers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5Submission Guidelines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5Dedication to Mitch Pruitt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7Editor’s Introduction (Ada Long) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9FORUM ON “SOCIAL CLASS AND HONORS”Honors is Elitist, and What’s Wrong with That? (Norm Weiner) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19A Blue-Collar Honors Story (Annmarie Guzy) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25Class, Honors, and Eastern Kentucky: Why We Still Need to Try to Change the World (Linda Frost) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31The Two-Year College Honors Program and the Forbidden Topics of Class and Cultural Capital (Charlotte Pressler) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37On Class and Class (Joan Digby) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43To the Charge of “Honors is Elitist,” on Advice of Counsel We Plead “Guilty as Charged” (Robert Spurrier) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49Elitism Misunderstood: In Defense of Equal Opportunity (Anne N. Rinn, Craig T. Cobane) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53Dealing with Subjective and Objective Issues in Honors Education (Michael Giazzoni, Nathan Hilberg) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57Does Broad-Based Merit Aid Affect Socioeconomic Diversity in Honors? (Lisa DeFrank-Cole, Rose Cole, Keith Garbutt) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61Honors Needs Diversity More than the Diverse Need Honors (William A. Ashton) . . . 65Honors and Class (Bernice Braid) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69RESEARCH ESSAYPredicting Retention in Honors Programs (Kyle McKay) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77About the Authors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89NCHC Publication Order Forms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94