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Cooke Chronicle: Jan. 13, 2017

Posted by Amber Styles on Jan 13, 2017 4:14:58 PM

Jan. 13, 2017 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. The Trump administration’s transition was a popular topic, along with improvements to college access.

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Topics: college access, excellence gap, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

Honoring Vassar's model of Higher Ed Equity under President Cappy Hill

Posted by Amber Styles on Dec 20, 2016 12:05:29 PM

During her time as president of Vassar College, Catharine "Cappy" Hill led the institution into becoming a more socioeconomically diverse campus.

"Vassar is one of a relatively small number of selective higher education institutions that have proven that income-driven educational inequality does not have to stay with us," writes Executive Director Harold O. Levy in a commemorative issue of Vassar's alumni magazine.

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Topics: college access, excellence gap, Cooke Prize

Cooke Chronicle: Nov. 18, 2016

Posted by Amber Styles on Nov 18, 2016 4:17:30 PM

Nov. 18, 2016 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Popular articles focus on sanctuary campuses for undocumented students and the barriers to academic success for many low-income students.

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Topics: college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

Cooke Chronicle: Nov. 11, 2016

Posted by Amber Styles on Nov 11, 2016 12:30:26 PM

Nov. 11, 2016 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Several scholars and publications are attempting to understand how the surprising election results will affect education policy.

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Topics: Scholar News, college access, Friday Roundup,, education news

Cooke Chronicle: Nov. 4, 2016

Posted by Amber Styles on Nov 4, 2016 4:04:40 PM

Nov. 4, 2016 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Articles highlight the need to improve financial support for low-income students in higher ed, and K-12 advocates propose new policies to improve educational access.

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Topics: high school, college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

October 14: Education News We're Reading This Week

Posted by Amber Styles on Oct 14, 2016 2:59:22 PM

October 14, 2016 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. Media stories describe the economic and social benefits associated with supporting college access for underrepresented students.

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Topics: college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

New Online Advising Program Trains Counselors in College Selection

Posted by Amber Styles on Oct 11, 2016 3:01:37 PM

 

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Topics: Media Release, college access, college decision

October 7: Education News We're Reading This Week

Posted by Amber Styles on Oct 7, 2016 4:17:34 PM

October 7, 2016 – Here’s our weekly roundup of education news you may have missed. In the spirit of the election, several articles debate education policy issues and focus on where there is common ground.

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Topics: college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

September 9: Education News We're Reading This Week

Posted by Amber Styles on Sep 9, 2016 3:41:34 PM

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Topics: low income, Transfer students, college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

September 2: Education News We're Reading This Week

Posted by Amber Styles on Sep 2, 2016 11:00:00 AM

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Topics: financial aid, low income, college access, Friday Roundup,, JKCF in the News

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