Posts tagged: First Generation Students - Diverse

Correa Helping First-generation Students Find Their Way

by Monica Levitan | August 3, 2017
Vanessa Correa thrives on guiding and assisting students transitioning into higher education in [...] Read more

Chicago Nonprofit Provides Support to Illinois College Students

by Catherine Morris | July 16, 2017
One Million Degrees is a Chicago-based foundation that provides support to nearly 700 students [...] Read more

UCLA Report: Rising Higher Ed Costs Stifling Freshman Students

by Lydia Lum | May 1, 2017
The escalating costs of higher education are strongly influencing where first-generation colleg [...] Read more

Arizona State Aggressively Opening Doors for First-generation Students

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 18, 2016
American Dream Academy, an Arizona State University program, works directly with high schools a [...] 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

Diverse on the Go

| March 18, 2016
Vice President Will Cox is representing Diverse at the AAC&U Diversity, Learning, and Stude [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: Are Colleges Doing Enough to Close the Achievement Gap?

by Matthew Lynch | February 8, 2016
When it comes to truly closing the achievement gap between students from all life backgrounds, [...] Read more

In Case You Missed It…

| November 12, 2015
Where Are All the Black College Faculty? R.I.P.: The Tired Myth of the Apathetic Black Student [...] Read more

Educators Seeking Means to Open Doors for First-generation Students

by Autumn A. Arnett | October 12, 2015
Supporting first-generation students is a priority that many institutions have identified, but [...] Read more

Seeing Student Success

| October 7, 2015
Cal State Fullerton among institutions employing a host of interventions to help students pers [...] Read more

Program Offers Tips for First-generation College Students

by Associated Press | August 25, 2015
A new orientation program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is helping students who are the [...] Read more

Wabash College Works to Retain Minority Students

by Associated Press | July 27, 2015
A small, male-only liberal arts college in western Indiana is hosting 30 students this summer a [...] Read more

Georgia University Using Grant to Support Migrant Education

by Associated Press | July 16, 2015
DAHLONEGA, Ga. ― The University of North Georgia is planning to use millions of dollars in gr [...] Read more

Study: Parents’ Education Key Factor in Student Achievement

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 25, 2015
When it comes to meeting “college readiness benchmarks” on the ACT, first-generation colle [...] Read more

Diverse on the Go

| June 24, 2015
Senior Writer Jamal Eric Watson is attending the 2015 HBCU Student Success Summit in Atlanta at [...] Read more