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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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Trips by*

Andrew House


Total cost of 7 trips: $12,439.98


Trips traveled under the office of Devin Nunes

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO TAIPEI, REPUBLIC OF TAIWAN; VARIOUS DESTINATIONS WITHIN THE REPUBLIC OF TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 9, 2003 (6 days)
Expense: $4,320.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO ST. LOUIS, MO
Sponsor: St Louis Agri-Business Club
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 18, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $675.69
source

Destination: LUBBOCK, TEXAS-PHOENIX, ARIZONA
Sponsor: National Cotton Council
Purpose: 2003 COTTON BELT EDUCATION TOUR
Date: Sep 25, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,248.20
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Sponsor: American Sugar Cane League
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT, LA SUGAR CANE INDUSTRY
Date: Nov 14, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,246.50
source

Destination: 2514 K STREET, WASHINGTON, DC-BIG CREEK, CA
Sponsor: Southern California Edison
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL TOUR OF HYDRO FACILITIES
Date: May 24, 2004 (8 days)
Expense: $1,335.11
source

Destination: FRESNO, CA VIA SACRAMENTO TO WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: CALIFORNIA CITRUS MUTUAL AND THE CALIFORNIA PISTACHIO COMMISSION
Purpose: CALIFORNIA PISTACHIO AND CITRUS EDUCATION TOUR
Date: Jul 5, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $644.52
source

Destination: WASHINGTON DC, LUBBOCK TX, PHOENIX AZ, LAS VEGAS NV
Sponsor: National Cotton Council
Purpose: COTTON INDUSTRY EDUCATION AND ORIENTATION TOUR
Date: Aug 22, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,969.96
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Andrew House.


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.