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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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  • 04.15.15

    The Lost Children of Katrina

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  • 04.01.15

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Back to The Data

Office of

David Price


Total cost of 34 office trips: $140,309.73


Trips by David Price
Total cost of congressperson's 18 trips: $117,496.76

Destination: MOROCCO, TUNISIA, KUWAIT, ABU DHABI, U.A.E.
Sponsor: Center for Middle East Peace & Economic Cooperation
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jan 10, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $10,304.10
source

Destination: VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: May 30, 2000 (5 days)
Expense: $7,293.78
source

Destination: UNION STATION - GREENBRIER
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: BI-PARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT
Date: Mar 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,202.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON TO NEW HAVEN
Sponsor: Association of Yale Alumni
Purpose: SPEAKER AT YALE POLITICAL SCIENCE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
Date: Mar 30, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $308.00
source

Destination: KEY LARGO, FL
Sponsor: Democratic Leadership Council
Purpose: DLC SPRING RETREAT
Date: May 10, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,215.18
source

Destination: HELSINKI
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN CONFERENCE ON U.S.-RUSSIA RELATIONS
Date: Aug 19, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $9,804.60
source

Destination: NY-MIDDLE EAST-KUWAIT-LEBANON, ISRAEL
Sponsor: Center for Middle East Peace & Economic Cooperation
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Jan 5, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $10,827.92
source

Destination: CHINA
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Mar 29, 2002 (9 days)
Expense: $16,909.16
source

Destination: D.C. - NEW ORLEANS - RALEIGH
Sponsor: Democratic Leadership Council
Purpose: POLITICAL FACT-FINDING
Date: Apr 25, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,372.54
source

Destination: SYRIA - BEIRUT - TEL AVIV
Sponsor: Center for Middle East Peace & Economic Cooperation
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: May 2, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $8,826.75
source

Destination: HONOLULU-LANAI
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Jan 17, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $10,426.18
source

Destination: NEW YORK - MOSCOW
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (6 days)
Expense: $8,381.00
source

Destination: RALEIGH-DALLAS-PUERTO VALLARTA-HOUSTON-WASHINGTON, D
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Dec 4, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $6,997.96
source

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: University of Virginia
Purpose: CONDUCT A FORUM AT THE MILLER CENTER
Date: Jan 15, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $356.81
source

Destination: BARCELONA, SPAIN
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON POLITICAL ISLAM
Date: May 23, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $10,721.20
source

Destination: CHARLESTON, SC
Sponsor: Faith & Politics Institute
Purpose: HISTORICAL MEMORY AND HEALING RETREAT FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,227.48
source

Destination: SELMA, AL
Sponsor: Faith & Politics Institute
Purpose: 7TH CONGRESSIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS PILGRIMAGE
Date: Mar 4, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,458.10
source

Destination: DUBLIN, IRELAND
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON U.S.-RUSSIA-EUROPE RELATIONS
Date: Aug 20, 2005 (10 days)
Expense: $9,864.00
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of David Price

Doug Bend
Susan Carr
Susan Gossman
Asher Hildebrand
Susan Howard
Jodi Keyserling
Elizabeth Kirhland
Elizabeth Kirkland
Susan Mers
Eric Safp



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.