Posts tagged: Institute for Women’s Policy Research - Diverse

Report: Head Start-College Partnerships Improve Success for Student Parents

by Lois Elfman | October 31, 2019 Head Start services and on-campus childcare centers can help student parents earn their degrees Read more

Achieving the Dream Convene Stakeholders to Discuss Student Parent Report

by | September 12, 2019
Achieving the Dream, an education based non-profit, hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill alongside [...] Read more

Policy Research: College Promise Programs Are Excluding Student Parents

by Pearl Stewart | June 27, 2019
Twenty percent of college students in the United States are raising children, yet the much-tout [...] Read more

Gender Pay Gap Wide Among Graduates of Elite Schools

| August 16, 2018
The gender wage gap is real – even when looking at pay differences between men and women who [...] Read more

Single Moms with College Degrees Less Likely to Experience Poverty

by | August 1, 2018
A new report from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) this week adds to the inst [...] Read more

Campus Child Care Critical in Raising Single Mothers’ Graduation Rates

by Pearl Stewart | June 6, 2018
Access to campus child care is a key factor in determining if single mothers in college will gr [...] Read more

Single Moms in College Face Major Challenges

by Pearl Stewart | May 10, 2018
A briefing paper released this week by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research found that s [...] Read more

Bill Cosby Isn’t a Victim

by | April 29, 2018
What I did not expect was that we would come to the close of Sexual Assault Awareness and Preve [...] Read more

Financially Independent Students: The “New Majority” in College

by | February 20, 2018
A new majority of college students are more independent than students in previous years, accord [...] Read more

Report: Higher Ed Must Factor In Growing Single Mother Student Population

by Catherine Morris | September 19, 2017
Even as more single mothers than ever are attending college, services for student parents have [...] Read more