Posts tagged: Low-Income Students - Diverse
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GlobalMindED: Inclusive Leadership for Education and Lifelong Learning

by Carol Carter | April 26, 2018 GlobalMindED represents a unique opportunity for diverse stakeholders to come together to ident Read more

PROSPER Act’s Impact on TRIO Programs Concerns Many Schools

by | April 11, 2018
More than 400 higher education institutions are worried about some proposed revisions to the fe [...] Read more

Report Card: States Fail High-Achieving Low-Income Students

by | March 21, 2018
States have made little progress in supporting high-achieving, low-income students, according t [...] Read more

Foundation Report Advises on College ‘Promise’ Programs

by Sammy G. Allen | March 7, 2018
A report issued this week by a nonpartisan think tank suggests that states considering “free [...] Read more

Legacy Preferences Challenged at Elite Schools

by Associated Press | February 14, 2018
BOSTON — Students and alumni at some of the nation’s top universities are urging their [...] Read more

Study Spotlights Effective Strategies for Helping Low-Income Students Succeed

by Lois Elfman |
A report from the Working Students Success Network (WSSN) describes some of the barriers that l [...] Read more

Blackburn College Offers Free Tuition for Low-income Students

by Associated Press | October 2, 2017
CARLINVILLE, Ill. — A liberal arts college in southern Illinois is offering free tuition to a [...] Read more

Education Department Issues New Round of Upward Bound Awards

by Amy Beth Hanson, Associated Press | August 24, 2017
These Upward Bound awards, which aid low-income students who aspire to attend college, are goin [...] Read more

Low-income, Minority Students Lag in High School Grad Rates

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | May 3, 2017
  WASHINGTON — Despite rising national graduation rates, low-income and minority student [...] Read more

Brown University to Drop Fee for Low-income Applicants

by Associated Press | April 16, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Brown University will automatically waive the application fee for low-inco [...] Read more

Courtney McAnuff Steers Rutgers’ Commitment to Diversity

by Lois Elfman | October 18, 2016
Courtney McAnuff, vice president for enrollment management at Rutgers University, helped create [...] Read more

Proposed Legislation Seeks to Improve Access, Completion

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 21, 2016
Colleges and universities that enroll too few low-income students and those that have the worst [...] Read more

Illinois Gets $1.8M for Low-income Students Taking AP Tests

by Associated Press |
CHICAGO — Illinois will receive nearly $1.8 million to help low-income students take advanced [...] Read more

Brown University Making Headway on Diversity and Inclusion Plan

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 5, 2016
Several months after Brown University announced its ambitious plan to improve climate issues at [...] Read more

Open Educational Resources Paying Off for Some Colleges

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 27, 2016
A growing number of colleges are turning to open educational resources (OER) in an effort to re [...] Read more
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