Posts tagged: Upward Bound - Diverse

The Myth of Meritocracy

by | March 13, 2019 To my high school guidance counselor, I wasn’t college material. I remember flipping through Read more

Celebrations for First-Gen Students Expand in Year Two

by Lois Elfman | October 22, 2018
The Council for Opportunity in Education (COE), in partnership with the Center for First-Genera [...] Read more

Dr. Frank D. Sánchez: A Situational Leader

by | October 4, 2018
There’s been a dramatic sea change taking place in higher education within the Ocean State. J [...] Read more

Famous Actress and Family Reflect on the Impact of Upward Bound

by Lois Elfman | September 16, 2018
Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award winning actress Viola Davis and her sisters said that participating [...] Read more

First-Generation Students Celebrated in Nationwide Festivities

by | November 5, 2017
In an effort to showcase and empower first-generation students, the Council for Opportunity in [...] 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

DeVos to Review Rejected College Prep Grants Applications

by Amy Beth Hanson, Associated Press | May 24, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education will reconsider awarding grants to dozens of programs that hel [...] Read more