ZW Taylor

University of Texas at Austin

PhD Student

TX

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

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The Dangers of Opportunity: How Leaders in U.S. Higher Education Articulated Policy After 'Unite the Right' in Charlottesville

Taylor, Z.W., Zaragoza, D.M., & Hartman, C.E. (2019). The dangers of crisis: How institutional leaders addressed policy after Charlottesville. Critical Questions in Education, 10(3), 212-231.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
ZW Taylor, D Zaragoza and C Hartman
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Educational Administration, Students and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Educational Administration
Downloads 178 (167,721)
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higher education, policy, official statements, educational leadership, hate and bias

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Simplifying College: A Simple Guide to Composing Readable College Materials

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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Higher Education, Readability, Linguistics, Flesch-Kincaid, SMOG, Word Count

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'Nobody's Talking to the Mentees': Exploring the Concept of Mentorability

The Chronicle of Mentoring & Coaching, Vol. 2, November 2017, Special Issue 10
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Aug 2018
ZW Taylor and V. G. Black
University of Texas at Austin and Texas State University
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higher education, mentor, mentee, mentoring, retention, transition

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Sources of Free Speech in U.S. Higher Education: What the Law Tells Us

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Oct 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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Higher Education, Colleges, Universities, Free Speech, First Amendment, Hate and Bias

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The Future of Affirmative Action in U.S. Higher Education

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Oct 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 17 (536,175)

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higher education, affirmative action, people of color, law, colleges, universities

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'You Should Want to Change': First-Year, First-Generation Perspectives on Mentoring

The Chronicle of Mentoring & Coaching, Volume 2, Special Issue 1, 2018
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
V. G. Black and ZW Taylor
Texas State University and University of Texas at Austin
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mentoring, college, university, higher education, first-generation, first-year

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In Loco Parentis and the 21st Century U.S. Institution of Higher Education

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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higher education, college, university, law, in loco parentis

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Organizational Communication and The University of Texas System: Learning to Speak Spanish

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Aug 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 10 (578,470)
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higher education, Texas, linguistics, organizational theory

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Six Easy Steps: Do Aspiring College Students Understand How to Apply for Financial Aid?

Taylor, Z. W. (2019) "Six Easy Steps: Do Aspiring College Students Understand How to Apply for Financial Aid?," Journal of Student Financial Aid: Vol. 48 : Iss. 3 , Article 1.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jul 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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financial aid, FAFSA, application, readability, access, equity, college students

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Comprehension in a Crisis: Evaluating the Readability and Translation of Emergency Response Messaging in U.S. Higher Education

Taylor, Z.W. (2018). Comprehension in a Crisis: Evaluating the Readability and Translation of Emergency Response Messaging. Journal of Student Affairs, 27, 83-91.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jun 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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communication, comprehension, emergency response, emergency technology, readability, student affairs, translation

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Institutional, Informational, International: Predicting International Student Enrollment and Rate by Online Information

Journal of Comparative and International Higher Education, 10 (2018)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jan 2019
ZW Taylor and Ibrahim Bicak
University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Austin
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international students, readability, TOEFL, quantitative methods, multiple regression

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Web (In)Accessible: Supporting Access to Texas Higher Education for Students with Disabilities

Taylor, Z.W. (2019). Web (in)accessible: Supporting access to Texas higher education for students with disabilities. Texas Education Review, 7(2), 60-75.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jul 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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web accessibility, readability, translation, students with disabilities, Internet, higher education, postsecondary education

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Like Babies: One Millennial's Response to Safe Spaces on U.S. College Campuses

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Oct 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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safe spaces, college, university, college students, free speech, Constitution

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The Socioeconomics of College Inequity: A Review of Armstrong and Hamilton’s Paying for the Party

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Apr 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 4 (617,598)

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higher education, socioeconomics, Greek life, postsecondary education, book reviews

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Talking to the Mentees: Exploring Mentee Dispositions Prior to the Mentoring Relationship

The Chronicle of Mentoring & Coaching, Volume 2, Special Issue 1, 2018
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
ZW Taylor and V. G. Black
University of Texas at Austin and Texas State University
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mentees, mentoring, higher education, college, university, relationships

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A Positive Spin on a Negative Narrative: How the Media Portrays Fraternities and What Fraternities Can Do About it

Taylor, Z.W., Zamora, J., McArdle, A., & Villa, M. (2018) Putting a positive spin on a negative narrative: How fraternities are portrayed in popular newspaper outlets. ORACLE: The Research Journal of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors, 13(1), 51-68.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Aug 2019
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Students, University of Texas at Austin, Students and University of Texas at Austin, Students
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fraternities, sororities, higher education, colleges, universities, Greek life, Greek organizations

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Tweeting in Greek: How national fraternities and sororities use Twitter

Taylor, Z.W., & McArdle, A. (2018) Tweeting in Greek: How National Fraternities and Sororities Use Twitter. ORACLE: The Research Journal of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors, 13(2), 1-17.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Aug 2019
ZW Taylor and Arianne McArdle
University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Austin, Students
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fraternities, sororities, higher education, colleges, universities, Greek life, Greek organizations

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Comprehending the Cost: Are Application Fee Waiver Statements Readable?

Journal of College Orientation and Transition, 26(1), 17-29, 2019
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Jul 2019
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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higher education, policy, linguistics, admissions, equity

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Everything’s Bigger in Texas: Examining the Mandatory (and Additional) Financial Burden of Postsecondary Education

Black, V.G., & Taylor, Z.W. (2018) Everything’s bigger in Texas: Examining the mandatory and optional financial burdens facing postsecondary students in Texas. Texas Education Review, 6(2), 2-17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jun 2019
V. G. Black and ZW Taylor
Texas State University and University of Texas at Austin
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higher education, student fees, student financial aid, postsecondary education, college students

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Articulating the Purposes and Functions of U.S. Higher Education: A Perspective on Clark Kerr

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Sep 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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Higher Education, College, University, Clark Kerr, College Students

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Educating Academe: How Academic Homogeneity Stifles Racial Diversity

IRA-International Journal of Management & Social Sciences, Vol.10, Issue 01 (January 2018) Pg. no. 16-26
Posted: 15 Aug 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin

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higher education, faculty, diversity, policy, equity

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A Failure to Communicate: Are University Websites Readable?

Posted: 15 Aug 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin

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higher education, policy, linguistics, language ideologies, first generation students

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At Attention: What Student Veteran Mission Statements Say About Public Flagships

Posted: 15 Aug 2018
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin

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higher education, linguistics, mission statements, student veterans, military veterans

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Common applications, uncommon messaging: How branch and flagship campuses communicate admissions and financial aid application processes

Access: The Journal of the National Association of Branch Campus Administrators
Number of pages: 16
ZW Taylor
University of Texas at Austin
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admissions, financial aid, branch campuses, readability, literacy

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Linguistics as lemonade: Summer melt and the readability of admissions and financial aid materials

Strategic Enrollment Management Quarterly
Number of pages: 6
ZW Taylor and C Hartman
University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Educational Administration
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summer melt, readability, linguistics, summer melt, t-test, admissions, financial aid

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 2
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school reform, K-12 education, race, socioeconomic status, book review