Tag Archives: higher education

  1. Is Free College Really Free?


    May 18, 2017 by poverty2professional

    The answer: it depends where you go.

  2. College Decision Day

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    May 3, 2017 by poverty2professional

    Is it about the price tag, the prestige, or the parties? And what the heck is “fit”?

  3. Higher Education and Beyond

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    August 21, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Being the first in your family to go to college is a bold, pioneering venture, and there’s not always a clearly defined trail to follow.

  4. College Acceptance and Decisions

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    July 12, 2016 by poverty2professional

    How DO you make a solid college selection if you’re the first in your family to go?

  5. College Costs HOW Much?! Scholarships and Financial Aid 101

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    July 4, 2016 by poverty2professional

    In college I studied abroad, lived on campus, and then finished two years in grad school…debt free.

  6. 5 Tips for Homeless Teens Writing College Essays

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    June 6, 2016 by poverty2professional

    Writing a personal statement for college, but don’t know where to start? Look no further!

  7. School on Wheels, Inc.


    May 1, 2016 by poverty2professional

    The life-blood of any nonprofit worth its salt is its community of volunteers. Volunteers are the folks who embody the …
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  8. College Apps: Technology and Homelessness

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    April 26, 2016 by poverty2professional

    No Net, no printers, but I wasn’t about to be inconvenienced out of applying to college.

  9. Crunch Time


    April 11, 2016 by poverty2professional

    If you’re poor you get two free shots at the SAT. And then you realize you’re missing your student ID.

  10. Why P2P?

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    November 20, 2015 by poverty2professional

    It’s about this time, in November 2007 and not too far off from Thanksgiving, that my father and I were evicted from our home. …We were homeless.