Forbes: This Is Your Superpower: Celebrating And Supporting Students Who Beat The Odds
By Stephanie Sprow Owens July 22, 2018
We know that higher education changes lives and is worth every minute, but we also know that getting there on the first day of classes isn’t always easy. Students who did well in school, completed all of the applications, and took the entrance exams might experience summer melt or find that an unexpected bill is due that can’t be paid, so they never make it on campus. One of the implicit goals of Reach Higher and Better Make Room is to make the act of getting to and through college easier. And our Beating the Odds Summit is one way that we try to remind students to make it to school, to go to class, and to finish college...