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Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Colleen Corr


Total cost of 7 trips: $18,504.03


Trips traveled under the office of William Lipinski

Destination: MIAMI, FL
Sponsor: Aviation Safety Alliance
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE AVIATION SAFETY ALLIANCE LEGISLATIVE AND EXECUTIVE SEMINAR
Date: Jan 13, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,040.00
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Sponsor: United Airlines
Purpose: TO MEET WITH EXECUTIVES AT UNITED'S WHQ
Date: Jan 28, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,290.19
source

Destination: KAUAI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: TO ATTEND/PARTICIPATE IN THE 2000 AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 19, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $2,435.00
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Congressional Economic Leadership Institute
Purpose: TO ATTEND AND PARTICIPATE IN THE 3RD ANNUAL AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jul 6, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,996.60
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Boeing Co
Purpose: TO VISIT BOEING FOR TOURS AND BRIEFINGS
Date: Nov 29, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,938.24
source

Destination: MAUI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: TO ATTEND AND PARTICIPATE IN THE 2001 AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 6, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $2,357.00
source

Destination: BRUSSELS, BELGIUM-PARIS, FRANCE
Sponsor: Congressional Economic Leadership Institute
Purpose: TO MEET WITH EUROPEAN OFFICIALS RE: AVIATION AND ANTITRUST ISSUES
Date: May 26, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $7,447.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Colleen Corr.


American RadioWorks |
Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

    President Barack Obama wants to make the first two years of community college free for what he calls “responsible students” who are “willing to work for it.” It’s being called “America’s College Promise.” This week on the podcast we examine the prospect of free community college for all.
  • 01.14.15

    What’s in a number?

    Our guest this week has a message for high school seniors and their parents who are poring over the latest college rankings lists: Put ‘em down.
  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.
  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

    Philanthropic foundations have been giving money to public education for years. But our guest this week argues that philanthropies are increasingly pushing specific educational agendas.