The Age of Aquarius
- Sep 27, 2005
- Healthcare Provider
The Obamas' brilliant move to help poor and minority students
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"...Bates University in Maine said it would host a series of panels at high schools with large numbers of low-income students to help them better understand the college admission process. Howard University said it would start a program to improve the graduation rates of its students who major in science and engineering. The College Board, which implements the SAT test, will partner with colleges to make sure that any low-income student who takes the test will be allowed to apply to four schools without paying the application fees. Portland State University will start recruiting at eight schools at which it currently does not, and that have high numbers of low-income students..."