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The First Gen Movement

Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.

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American RadioWorks |
Image: Harvard First Generation Student Union Facebook Page.

The First Gen Movement

Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.

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CRENSHAW, ANDER M, Republican Party
Florida

Total number of trips - 11
Total cost of trips - $110,838.26

Average cost per trip - $10,076.21
Total number of days spent traveling - 62 days
Rank of representative - 28 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Heritage Foundation
Dates - August 30, 2001 - September 4, 2001 (6 days)
Location(s) - Malaysia - Singapore

Purpose - Educational / Meet with government officials
Notes - Spouse Katharine Crenshaw accompanied

Travel Cost - $5,038.00
Lodging Cost - $1,612.00
Meal Cost - $300.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $6,950.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Korea - United States Exchange Council
Dates - August 26, 2001 - August 28, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - South Korea

Purpose - Educational / Meet with government officials
Notes - Spouse Katharine Crenshaw accompanied. Other costs not specified.

Travel Cost - $27,000.00
Lodging Cost - $400.00
Meal Cost - $200.00
Other Cost - $40.00
Total Cost - $27,640.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Dates - August 28, 2001 - August 30, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - Taiwan

Purpose - Educational / Meet with government officials
Notes - Spouse Katharine Crenshaw accompanied

Travel Cost - $702.00
Lodging Cost - $420.00
Meal Cost - $120.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,242.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - March 9, 2001 - March 11, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - White Sulphur Springs, WV

Purpose - Bipartisan Congressional Retreat
Notes - Spouse Kitty Crenshaw accompanied. Meals included in lodging cost

Travel Cost - $252.00
Lodging Cost - $950.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,202.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - March 29, 2002 - April 7, 2002 (10 days)
Location(s) - China

Purpose - to participate in a conference on U.S.-China relations
Notes - spouse Katharine Crenshaw -- other includes ground transportation

Travel Cost - $11,624.00
Lodging Cost - $1,800.00
Meal Cost - $2,000.00
Other Cost - $1,000.00
Total Cost - $16,424.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - June 27, 2003 - July 3, 2003 (7 days)
Location(s) - Helsinki, Finland

Purpose - To participate in a conference on political Islam
Notes - Spouse Katharine (Kitty) Crenshaw accompanied. Other costs are ground transportation

Travel Cost - $5,146.00
Lodging Cost - $1,500.00
Meal Cost - $1,500.00
Other Cost - $250.00
Total Cost - $8,396.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - January 18, 2003 - January 22, 2003 (5 days)
Location(s) - Lanai, HI

Purpose - To participate in a conference on US-China relations
Notes - Spouse Katharine (Kitty) Crenshaw accompanied. Other costs are ground transportation

Travel Cost - $5,767.80
Lodging Cost - $1,568.00
Meal Cost - $3,040.00
Other Cost - $50.00
Total Cost - $10,425.80

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Ripon Educational Fund
Dates - August 8, 2003 - August 14, 2003 (7 days)
Location(s) - London, England

Purpose - To gather with government and business leaders to discuss public policy issues that affect relations between the US and the host country
Notes - Spouse Katharine (Kitty) Crenshaw accompanied. Other costs are ground transportation

Travel Cost - $8,757.26
Lodging Cost - $974.09
Meal Cost - $962.90
Other Cost - $323.63
Total Cost - $11,017.88

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Nuclear Energy Institute
Dates - August 4, 2003 - August 8, 2003 (5 days)
Location(s) - Rome, Italy - London, England

Purpose - To tour energy facilities and ministries in Italy
Notes - Spouse Katharine (Kitty) Crenshaw accompanied. Other costs are ground transportation

Travel Cost - $2,963.00
Lodging Cost - $2,264.90
Meal Cost - $4,404.26
Other Cost - $1,261.00
Total Cost - $10,893.16

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - May 23, 2004 - May 28, 2004 (6 days)
Location(s) - Barcelona, Spain

Purpose - To participate in a conference on Political Islam
Notes - Katharine Crenshaw, spouse-lodging expense combined-other expenses ground transportation

Travel Cost - $4,333.72
Lodging Cost - $2,275.00
Meal Cost - $1,968.00
Other Cost - $200.00
Total Cost - $8,776.72

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - May 30, 2005 - June 5, 2005 (7 days)
Location(s) - Istanbul, Turkey

Purpose - To participate in a conference on Political Islam
Notes - Jacksonville, FL - Istanbul, Turkey Including spouse

Travel Cost - $4,220.70
Lodging Cost - $2,250.00
Meal Cost - $1,200.00
Other Cost - $200.00
Total Cost - $7,870.70

Additional family members - Yes

American RadioWorks |
Image: Harvard First Generation Student Union Facebook Page.

The First Gen Movement

Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.

Recent Posts

  • 04.15.15

    The Lost Children of Katrina

    In the year following Hurricane Katrina, 30 percent of displaced children were either not enrolled in school or not attending regularly. Today, Louisiana has the nation’s highest rate of young adults who are neither in school nor working. And researchers are starting to ask: could the widespread gaps in schooling after Katrina be the reason?
  • 04.08.15

    Saving a Women’s College from Closure

    Last month the board of Sweet Briar College announced that the school will shut its doors at the end of this term, due to financial difficulties. The announcement was made abruptly, sending the campus community into a state of shock... and then activism.
  • 04.01.15

    The Future of College

    Kevin Carey's book "The End of College" is stirring up debate in higher ed circles. This week, a response to the book by a critic.
  • 03.25.15

    The End of College or the University of Everywhere

    When education policy wonk Kevin Carey looks into the future, he sees the end of traditional colleges and universities and he says that's a good thing.