Mississippi Colleges Rally for More FundingMarch 22, 2018 |
by Morgan Wagner
Educating over 75,000 students a year, community colleges in Mississippi are banding together asking lawmakers for more support and funding.
Students like Adam Kirkland grew up knowing the value of a good education, but he wasn’t sure if his family could afford it. Kirkland spent countless hours studying and getting a 29 on his ACT, however it still wasn’t enough to land him a full ride in college.