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The Matthew Effect: How Pell Grants Have Failed to Help Low-Income College Students

May 13, 2018

Why graduation rates lag for low-income college students Nathan Favero, American University School of Public Affairs As college students nationwide prepare for graduation, a new analysis has shown that just under half of all those who receive Pell Grants –…

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White Supremacist Suspected in Murder of Promising Young Black Army Lt (VIDEO)

May 22, 2017

A Senseless Murder Lt. Richard Collins III was set to graduate this week from Bowie State University. Collins completed the rigorous Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program and was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army last Thursday. Sadly, Richard Collins…

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