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Colleges Can Help Homeless Students

by The Editorial Board

Teachers and administrators from our area’s community colleges and even California State University campuses have been telling the story for several years: For the first time in their experience, some of their students are homeless, and need to use school facilities to shower and change for class.

Students they know and counsel sleep through the night on public buses or elsewhere, arrive on campus early, having had breakfast or not, and clearly need a place to clean up.

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