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First Inmates Graduate from Wesleyan Program

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | August 07, 2018
CHESHIRE, Conn. — Roberto Alvarado has lived with the label of convicted killer for almost tw [...] Read more

Summer Melt: What Happened to the Poor Kids?

by Alvin Chang | August 07, 2018
Every spring, millions of students graduate high school with every intention of attending colle [...] Read more

Student Debt Saps Wealth for Blacks, Latinos

by Eurasia Review | August 03, 2018
Black and Hispanic adults who graduate college owing money on student loans have significantly [...] Read more

In Indiana, More College Grads Finish on Time

by Ron Shawgo | July 24, 2018
Graduation rates at Indiana’s public colleges continue to improve as more students finish [...] Read more

Inmates Earn Business Certificates with Honors

by Amelia Moran | July 19, 2018
Twenty-two MCI-Shirley inmates received small business management certificates from Mount Wachu [...] Read more

N.C. Governor Announces $7M ‘Finish Line’ Grants

by North Carolina News Network | July 19, 2018
Governor Cooper announced the Finish Line Grants program to help community college students who [...] Read more

California Schools Admit Record Number of Transfer Students

by Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press | July 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — The University of California has admitted a record number of in-state transfe [...] Read more

Ask Geoffrey Canada If College is Necessary

by Suzanne Perez Tobias | July 12, 2018
Geoffrey Canada stood before a room full of community leaders at a Kansas Health Foundation sym [...] Read more