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Community Offers One Free Year



by Peter Hegarty

ALAMEDA — Graduating high school seniors in Alameda now have an opportunity to attend community college tuition-free for one year.

The College of Alameda program, which was developed with help from the Alameda Unified School District, is also providing students with a $250 voucher for textbooks, as well as counseling and academic support to assist them transition to college.

Tim Karas, the college president, called the “college promise campaign” initiative a bridge for students.

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