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Rapid City Journal
Despite concerns by directors, Schopp says she wasn’t aware of any GEAR UP wrongdoingon Jan. 10, 2011, fired Werdel. Werdel sent an email later that day. Werdel wa
Rapid City Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
on Jan. 10, 2011, fired Werdel. Werdel sent an email later that day. Werdel warned Schopp about problems in GEAR UP and College Access, including mixing of data. Werdel then apologized in emails Jan. 11. In another instance, Schopp told... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Email Warns Dept. Of Education About GEAR UP Grant Problems In 2011and federal funds. I have told you over and over what Stacy Phelps and Mid Cent
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
and federal funds. I have told you over and over what Stacy Phelps and Mid Central is doing with the GEAR UP grant and the College Access grant." Werdel points out the multiple roles Stacy Phelps held in the grants and goes onto say: "To... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
NYC students continue gains in reading and math scoresteachers at PS 21, whom she described as "beyond patient" and "nurturing" and s
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
teachers at PS 21, whom she described as "beyond patient" and "nurturing" and she touted programs at PS 21, like its college-access partnership with Wagner College, and its after-school STEM program, that make the boys "not want to miss a day... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Encouraging higher educationavailable not only allow more students to attend, but also help to lower studen
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted yesterday
available not only allow more students to attend, but also help to lower student debt upon completion. The Institute for College Access and Success reported this year that 55 percent of college students and graduates in Arkansas have student debt... Read more
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Market Watch
DeVos throws lifeline to 800 college programs Obama found questionablespent at programs that actually help students,’” said Jennifer Wang, the direct
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
spent at programs that actually help students,’” said Jennifer Wang, the director of the D.C. office for the Institute of College Access and Success, a nonprofit that promotes college access. “We can’t be wasting taxpayer dollars on overpriced... Read more
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WALB Albany
Admission to Georgia Tech guaranteed to Georgia high school valedictorians, salutatorianshelp young people prepare for college, and the Georgia Tech Scholars Program is
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
help young people prepare for college, and the Georgia Tech Scholars Program is an outgrowth of our commitment to improve college access for students from throughout the state,” Peterson said. “While we are proud of our global reputation, we are... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Admission to Georgia Tech guaranteed to Georgia high school valedictorians, salutatorianshelp young people prepare for college, and the Georgia Tech Scholars Program is
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
help young people prepare for college, and the Georgia Tech Scholars Program is an outgrowth of our commitment to improve college access for students from throughout the state,” Peterson said. “While we are proud of our global reputation, we are... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Student debt by Ohio colleges: What’s really going onstudents who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, ac
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
students who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, according to a report from the Institute for College Access and Success. At both Wright State University and the University of Dayton though, students with loans owed... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Student debt by Ohio colleges: What’s really going onstudents who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, ac
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
students who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, according to a report from the Institute for College Access and Success. At both Wright State University and the University of Dayton though, students with loans owed... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Student debt by Ohio colleges: What’s really going onstudents who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, ac
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
students who take out loans graduate with around $30,239 on average in debt, according to a report from the Institute for College Access and Success. At both Wright State University and the University of Dayton though, students with loans owed... Read more
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Castlegar News
Selkirk College upgrading courses now offered for freewill be eliminated starting immediately is welcome news for learners interested
Castlegar News / Posted 6 days ago
will be eliminated starting immediately is welcome news for learners interested in upgrading opportunities in the Selkirk College region. Looking to open the door to adults who wish to expand their education and skills, Premier John Horgan made... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
CGLA Takes Advantage Of The Total Solar Eclipse As A Learning Daythat connect STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) subjects to the h
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
that connect STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) subjects to the historic solar eclipse. Ashley Hale, CGLA’s College Access advisor and School counselor, will be overseeing the day’s events for the middle school, while coordinating... Read more
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Market Watch
This is what today’s college students really look likethat all college students came straight from high school graduation,” said Kim
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
that all college students came straight from high school graduation,” said Kim Cook, the executive director of the National College Access Network, an organization focused on boosting college access. “That’s the experience that some people had, or... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Financial questions for 2 of 3 charter finalists$2.5 million in grants in the last five years. Tamu Green, the group's presiden
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
$2.5 million in grants in the last five years. Tamu Green, the group's president and CEO, says the group aims to improve college access and success in Mississippi, and that community members in Canton asked SR1 for a K-12 school. SR1's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Financial questions for 2 of 3 charter finalists$2.5 million in grants in the last five years. Tamu Green, the group's presiden
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
$2.5 million in grants in the last five years. Tamu Green, the group's president and CEO, says the group aims to improve college access and success in Mississippi, and that community members in Canton asked SR1 for a K-12 school. SR1's... Read more
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Perth Now
Perth property gets its bounce backhis wife Lucy, a 41-year-old accountant, wanted their children to attend the lo
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
his wife Lucy, a 41-year-old accountant, wanted their children to attend the local primary school and Woodvale Secondary College. Access to the train line, freeway, shops and being able to “spread out” on a 700sqm block were all bonus factors in... Read more
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The Mercury News
First Vietnamese-American college president relies on refugee past to connect with studentshas been particularly high among students of color, she said, noting that she s
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
has been particularly high among students of color, she said, noting that she sees the program as a way to reduce gaps in college access. Closing those gaps, Nguyen insists, “is possible.” It’s why she endures an hour and a half commute from... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
KCC hosting Legacy Scholars Assistanceprogram. Legacy Scholars Assistance services will be offered by Battle Creek C
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
program. Legacy Scholars Assistance services will be offered by Battle Creek Community Foundation and Battle Creek College Access Network staff from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Tuesday and Wednesday through Aug. 30 in the Hub area on KCC's... Read more
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NBC News
This Latina student shows better standardized test scores is about practice, not spending moneyyouth in particular be eligible for certain scholarships, said Shirley Acevedo
NBC News / Posted 15 days ago
youth in particular be eligible for certain scholarships, said Shirley Acevedo Buontempo, executive director of Latino U College Access. She founded the White Plains, New York-based nonprofit in 2012 to increase college enrollment of... Read more
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EuroNews
Road to College: Better Test Scores Is All About Practice, And It's Freeyouth in particular be eligible for certain scholarships, said Shirley Acevedo
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
youth in particular be eligible for certain scholarships, said Shirley Acevedo Buontempo, executive director of Latino U College Access. She founded the White Plains, New York-based nonprofit in 2012 to increase college enrollment of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Packett Chosen As CSCC’s Director Of Workforce Developmentand managing grants, the development of marketing strategies, overseeing the Du
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
and managing grants, the development of marketing strategies, overseeing the Dual Enrollment program and supervising the College Access and Success coordinator. “Working at TCAT was a valuable experience for me,” stated Mr. Packett. “I was... Read more
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The Washington Times
White House turns legal eyes at colleges that keep out whitesaction had its time. And its time is so far over. Why should a white guy with a
The Washington Times / Posted 21 days ago
action had its time. And its time is so far over. Why should a white guy with a stellar high school record be denied college access simply to make way for a black dude with inferior scholastic ability? Isn’t that in itself a way of saying... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Think bigger than Bright FuturesIf Gov. Rick Scott really wants to improve college access in Florida, he needs
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
If Gov. Rick Scott really wants to improve college access in Florida, he needs to think bigger than just boosting Bright Futures scholarships. During a visit last month to Miami Dade College, Scott said he wants to “permanently” restore Bright... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Curtis, Port Richmond high schools added to city's 'College Access for All' programis expanded in the upcoming school year. The two schools were among an additio
Staten Island Advance / Posted 27 days ago
is expanded in the upcoming school year. The two schools were among an additional 175 high schools to join the city's College Access for All initiative for the 2017-2018 school year, City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina announced. A total of... Read more
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Market Watch
Why so many teens are clueless about moneyhave ballooned to $1.4 trillion. The average student leaves college owing more
Market Watch / Posted 28 days ago
have ballooned to $1.4 trillion. The average student leaves college owing more than $30,000, according to the Institute for College Access & Success. As I wrote previously, these students know little about their loans. Many have not even attempted... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
College celebrates diploma students at awards ceremony East Coast College Access Awards. Photo: East Coast College More than 80 stu
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
East Coast College Access Awards. Photo: East Coast College More than 80 students at East Coast College have been acknowledged for their successful completion of their Access to HE Diplomas in... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Increasing Numbers of Students Filing for FAFSAMOINES, Iowa -- More incoming college freshman are taking advantage of financia
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 30 days ago
MOINES, Iowa -- More incoming college freshman are taking advantage of financial aid this year. According to Iowa College Access Network, students completing FAFSA is increasing eight point five percent, compared to last year. Iowa... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore program connects high school students with STEM internships and path to careershave a B, they’ll be fine,’” Hettleman said. “But they might not be fine if the
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
have a B, they’ll be fine,’” Hettleman said. “But they might not be fine if they don’t have the resources necessary for college access and completion.” Building STEPS staff members meet with the students every three weeks during their senior... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Baltimore program connects high school students with STEM internships and path to careershave a B, they’ll be fine,’” Hettleman said. “But they might not be fine if the
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
have a B, they’ll be fine,’” Hettleman said. “But they might not be fine if they don’t have the resources necessary for college access and completion.” Building STEPS staff members meet with the students every three weeks during their senior... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Ted Mitchell, Obama's point man on higher education, to head industry trade groupwhich represents college and university leaders, Mitchell will have a platform
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
which represents college and university leaders, Mitchell will have a platform to advocate for public policy that improves college access, outcomes and the quality of higher education. Those are key components of the organization's mission that... Read more

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