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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*

Alfred Garesche


Total cost of 20 trips: $25,333.67


Trips traveled under the office of Elizabeth Dole

Destination: San Diego, CA
Sponsor: Mortgage Insurance Companies of America
Purpose: Educational
Date: Apr 14, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,572.00
source

Destination: CHARLOTTE, NC
Sponsor: Bank of America Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Apr 22, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $914.82
source

Destination: ASHEVILLE, NC
Sponsor: Conference of State Bank Supervisors
Purpose: SPOKE AT A CONFERENCE
Date: May 29, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,115.93
source

Destination: MIAMI, FL
Sponsor: National Association of Realtors
Purpose: SPEAKING AT A CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,118.07
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Bond Market Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL BRIEFDAYS
Date: Mar 21, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $708.64
source

Destination: ORLANDO, FL
Sponsor: Council of Federal Home Loan Banks
Purpose: WINTER CONGRESSIONAL STAFF BRIEFING
Date: Jan 8, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,310.00
source

Destination: NAPLES, FLORIDA
Sponsor: American Bankers Association
Purpose: SPEAKING AT A LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,715.72
source


Trips traveled under the office of Sue Kelly

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: Mortgage Insurance Companies of America
Purpose: EDUCATION OF MORTGAGE INSURANCE INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 14, 2000 (5 days)
Expense: $1,766.20
source


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Oxley

Destination: MIAMI, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Mortgage Insurance Companies of America
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL FORUM
Date: Apr 7, 2001 (4 days)
Expense: $1,290.26
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: AMERICAN BANKERS ASSOCIATION AND J.P. MORGAN CHASE
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 3, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $718.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: May 30, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,001.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Instinet Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jun 28, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $809.84
source

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: Council of Federal Home Loan Banks
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Aug 29, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $957.98
source

Destination: HOUSTON, TX
Sponsor: El Paso Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 14, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $2,141.65
source

Destination: TRUMBULL, CT - NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 17, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $865.11
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA
Sponsor: Food Marketing Institute
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Feb 2, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,045.86
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Sponsor: Mortgage Insurance Companies of America
Purpose: FACT FINDING / ISSUES BRIEFING
Date: Mar 24, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,191.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: New York Life Insurance Co
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL BRIEFING
Date: Apr 21, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $346.00
source

Destination: COLORADO SPRINGS
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: PANEL DISCUSSION ON TERRORISM INSURANCE
Date: May 9, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $1,036.09
source

Destination: THE LAKES, NV
Sponsor: Citigroup
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,709.50
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Alfred Garesche.


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.