Posts tagged: Foster care - Diverse

Johnson C. Smith Foster Care Transition Program Marks a Decade

by B. Denise Hawkins | October 15, 2019 Johnson C. Smith program helps youth make the transition from foster care to adulthood on a pat Read more

A Long, Tough Road from Foster Care to Ph.D. Studies

by Pearl Stewart | August 8, 2019
Cliches such as “the odds were against her” don’t come close to telling Tyleen Caffrey’ [...] Read more

Foster Care Students Face Challenges Entering, Graduating College

| March 14, 2019
Dr. Nathaniel Brown’s scholarly interest in how foster care students access higher education [...] Read more

UCLA Professor Named Pritzker Family Chair in Education to Strengthen Families

by | October 5, 2018
Dr. Tyrone Howard, professor of education and founder of the Black Male Institute at UCLA, has [...] Read more

Advocates Question Plan for College for Foster Care Youth

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — Some child advocates say a plan by a nonprofit group to convert a south [...] Read more

Portland CC Supports Students Who’ve Been in Foster Care

by Catherine Morris | January 18, 2017
At Portland Community College (PCC), administrators and faculty are looking for ways to meet th [...] Read more