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ABC 6 Providence
Miss RI heads to Atlantic Citya combination of hip–hop and Indian dance—all very different,” she explained.
Miss RI heads to Atlantic City
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
a combination of hip–hop and Indian dance—all very different,” she explained. The Guam natives platform, "upward mobility: college access for low–income and minority students" is also near and dear to her heart. “I want to be an example and show... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Barn raising in heart of Philadelphia a successby side with them to prepare the new space for our students and teachers just a
Barn raising in heart of Philadelphia a success
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
by side with them to prepare the new space for our students and teachers just as we have worked side by side with them in college access, admissions and student support through the years." Another KIPP school, the KIPP Philadelphia Charter... Read more
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Columbia County Observer
College Night at Florida Gateway College, Where Dreams Begin for Everyoneand the US. It is important for families and individuals to have access to this
College Night at Florida Gateway College, Where Dreams Begin for Everyone
Columbia County Observer / Posted 2 days ago
and the US. It is important for families and individuals to have access to this type of event because of the regions low college access rates." "While I would like students to attend FGC because of its low cost and many degree programs, I also... Read more
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Delhi News Record
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3
Delhi News Record / Posted 3 days ago
Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will provide Brantford students attending Mohawk College access to the Hamilton transit system. "The city has been very vocal in its support of GO services," said Kim... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 days ago
Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will provide Brantford students attending Mohawk College access to the Hamilton transit system. "The city has been very vocal in its support of GO services," said Kim... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will
GO Transit buses ready to roll on Sept. 3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
Station at the end of the route. The GO connection at McMaster University will provide Brantford students attending Mohawk College access to the Hamilton transit system. "The city has been very vocal in its support of GO services," said Kim... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Dodger Pitcher Rich Hill Joins The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) In Read to a Child's Lunchtime Reading Program Tomorrow at Leo Politi Elementary Schoolinnovation to youth at critical engagement stages including middle school engag
Dodger Pitcher Rich Hill Joins The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) In Read to a Child's Lunchtime Reading Program Tomorrow at Leo Politi Elementary School
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 4 days ago
innovation to youth at critical engagement stages including middle school engagement, during and after-school programs and college access and success. In 2015, 76.3% of LADF's total giving benefitted Education + Literacy. Media interested in... Read more
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The Hill
Race still matters in wealth divideundermine workers of all colors. Yet popular equalizing initiatives, such as ra
Race still matters in wealth divide
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
undermine workers of all colors. Yet popular equalizing initiatives, such as raising the minimum wage or expanding college access, will not aid black and Latino workers in the same way it does for Whites. Homes in black and Latino... Read more
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The Atlantic
Plans to Make Public Colleges Tuition-Free Could Squeeze Out the Students They're Meant to Helppursue higher education by signaling them from a young age that they can afford
Plans to Make Public Colleges Tuition-Free Could Squeeze Out the Students They're Meant to Help
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
pursue higher education by signaling them from a young age that they can afford it, notes Richard Kahlenberg, an expert on college access at the Century Foundation. But tuition-free college, he says, wouldn’t address the principal reasons the top... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cleveland State Receives Tennessee Promise Forward Grant From THECwith the goal of retaining Tennessee Promise students at community colleges. Th
Cleveland State Receives Tennessee Promise Forward Grant From THEC
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
with the goal of retaining Tennessee Promise students at community colleges. The program was initially funded through a College Access Challenge Grant from the U.S. Department of Education and received a non-recurring allocation in the 2016-17... Read more
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The Columbian
In Washington, average college debt is lower than most other statesWashington State University. For a longer-term perspective, it’s worth looking
In Washington, average college debt is lower than most other states
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
Washington State University. For a longer-term perspective, it’s worth looking at the data compiled by the Institute for College Access and Success, which gets its data on student loans from the same source and publishes it as The Project on... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
WSU receives grant to study, help homeless college kids$90,000 of the grant is earmarked for WSU's Transition to Independence Program,
WSU receives grant to study, help homeless college kids
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
$90,000 of the grant is earmarked for WSU's Transition to Independence Program, or TIP, whose aim it to increase college access and improve graduation rates for students who grew up in foster care, Wilson said. Located in the School of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
GOOD STARTon child care and after-school programs, offerings from the Youngstown City Hea
GOOD START
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
on child care and after-school programs, offerings from the Youngstown City Health Department, the Mahoning Valley College Access Program and the Mahoning County Child Support Agency, and information pertaining to a “March 4 Hope Rally,”... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Area schools receive 'Reach Higher' grantscollege, including: • Establish a Postsecondary Advisory Council (PAC): Each P
Area schools receive 'Reach Higher' grants
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
college, including: • Establish a Postsecondary Advisory Council (PAC): Each PAC will set up a dedicated team to lead the college access strategy, including administrators, counselors, college advisers, teachers and members of community... Read more
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BC Local News
Cloverdale Paint helps Okanagan College go greenand work spaces that are healthy for our college community and for the environm
Cloverdale Paint helps Okanagan College go green
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
and work spaces that are healthy for our college community and for the environment.” The Cloverdale credit gives the college access to ultra-low VOC (volatile organic compound) and environmentally friendly coatings that will help keep... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
DODGERS TAKE ON PITTSBURGH TOMORROW THROUGH SUNDAYMoment presented by LADF." Drey Dayz will play host to the Posse Foundation, o
DODGERS TAKE ON PITTSBURGH TOMORROW THROUGH SUNDAY
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 18 days ago
Moment presented by LADF." Drey Dayz will play host to the Posse Foundation, one of the most comprehensive and renowned college access and youth leadership development programs in the U.S. Posse partner colleges and universities award Posse... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Cloverdale Paint helps Okanagan College go greenand work spaces that are healthy for our college community and for the environm
Cloverdale Paint helps Okanagan College go green
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 18 days ago
and work spaces that are healthy for our college community and for the environment.” The Cloverdale credit gives the college access to ultra-low VOC (volatile organic compound) and environmentally friendly coatings that will help keep... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Majority of Mississippi students in debtof $26,177. Alcorn State University students have the highest level of debt in
Majority of Mississippi students in debt
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
of $26,177. Alcorn State University students have the highest level of debt in the state, according to The Institute for College Access and Success, which found the class of 2014 owed an average of $34,725 upon graduation. Student debt has grown... Read more
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Investopedia
Student Loan Debt: Which States & Schools Cost Most/Leastborrowers. Specifically, it pointed out the following: ​So how does that compa
Student Loan Debt: Which States & Schools Cost Most/Least
Investopedia / Posted 19 days ago
borrowers. Specifically, it pointed out the following: ​So how does that compare to 2014? According to The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS), 69% of seniors who graduated from public and nonprofit colleges in 2014 had student loan... Read more
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Boston Globe
New FAFSA date offers chance to simplify aid filingfills in the online FAFSA form with the necessary tax information, said Lauren
New FAFSA date offers chance to simplify aid filing
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
fills in the online FAFSA form with the necessary tax information, said Lauren Asher, president of the Institute for College Access and Success. “This really does simplify the aid process,” she said. Colleges are taking steps to notify... Read more
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Bennington Banner
VSECU offers $15,000 to help lower student debtrepay the debt they incurred while seeking higher education," said VSECU's Rebe
VSECU offers $15,000 to help lower student debt
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 days ago
repay the debt they incurred while seeking higher education," said VSECU's Rebecca Kelley. Research from the Institute for College Access and Success found that 65 percent of Vermonters hold student debt balances, with an average debt of... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
SHANKLIN: Help your children avoid student debt burdenyear for which figures are available, the average student loan debt was about $
SHANKLIN: Help your children avoid student debt burden
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
year for which figures are available, the average student loan debt was about $26,500, according to the Institute for College Access and Success’s Project on Student Debt. This type of debt load, coupled with the struggles to find a... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
High school students ‘GEAR UP’ for college at MansfieldUP-3 is to increase student achievement through data-driven decisions, develop
High school students ‘GEAR UP’ for college at Mansfield
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
UP-3 is to increase student achievement through data-driven decisions, develop a sustainable college-going culture, and establish a shared community vision for equitable college access and success. To learn more about the program, visit pagearup.o... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan dealrepayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy
Wells Fargo, Amazon team up on private student loan deal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
repayment options that come with federal student loans," said Pauline Abernathy, vice president of the Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS). "It is a cynical attempt to dupe current students who are eligible for federal students... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Birmingham Ed Foundation officials excited about new school yearyear of valuable initiatives, including ACT preparation, pre-AP help, and essen
Birmingham Ed Foundation officials excited about new school year
The Birmingham Times / Posted 26 days ago
year of valuable initiatives, including ACT preparation, pre-AP help, and essential-skill building, as well as career and college access. Carpenter recently returned from a fellowship to attend a nonprofit leadership program at Harvard Business... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
GSC receives invitation for enrollment experimentof Education hopes to learn about the impact of providing earlier access to fin
GSC receives invitation for enrollment experiment
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 26 days ago
of Education hopes to learn about the impact of providing earlier access to financial aid on low-income students' college access, participation, and success. The effectiveness of statutory and regulatory flexibility for postsecondary... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Millennials to Hillary Clinton: Inspire us or we won't votebooth. "College has become harder to afford," said 76 percent of millennials po
Millennials to Hillary Clinton: Inspire us or we won't vote
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
booth. "College has become harder to afford," said 76 percent of millennials polled in 2011 by Demos, the Institute for College Access and Success and Young Invincibles. And 62 percent of voters overall, according to a YouGov poll conducted last... Read more
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The Temple News
Clinton’s tuition plan shows potentialthe large number of college graduates in debt who may be working in other field
Clinton’s tuition plan shows potential
The Temple News / Posted 28 days ago
the large number of college graduates in debt who may be working in other fields. A 2014 study done by The Institute for College Access & Success shows just how debt is still a major problem for many college graduates. The study showed 69 percent... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Fowler hopes to return to form at Deutsche Bank Championship in SeptemberWoods Foundation will continue to also run the Quicken Loans National and the H
Fowler hopes to return to form at Deutsche Bank Championship in September
The Providence Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Woods Foundation will continue to also run the Quicken Loans National and the Hero World Challenge. All three benefit the college access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation in addition to local charities.Deutsche Bank Championship tournament... Read more
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ESPN
Tiger lesson inspired Worthington all the way to the PGAwork, commitment and determination can do. The focus of the Tiger Woods Foundat
Tiger lesson inspired Worthington all the way to the PGA
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
work, commitment and determination can do. The focus of the Tiger Woods Foundation has changed from golf to education and college access for underserved kids, and it's rewarding that our event 15 years ago helped encourage Wyatt to... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Ellison faces DFL challengers in 5th District primary racethat will provide relief to middle class families. This includes raising the fe
Ellison faces DFL challengers in 5th District primary race
ABC Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
that will provide relief to middle class families. This includes raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, expanding college access by making it debt-free, protecting collective bargaining and tackling the affordable housing crisis. As... Read more

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