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

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Trips by*

Charles Ludlam


Total cost of 8 trips: $10,871.67


Trips traveled under the office of Joseph Lieberman

Destination: WINDSOR, ONTARIO
Sponsor: Corporation for Enterprise Development
Purpose: IDA CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $921.00
source

Destination: BOSTON
Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Purpose: ATTEND PANEL MEETING ON BIOTERRORISM
Date: May 9, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $853.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: KEY 3 MEDIA - BOB BIERMAN
Purpose: SPEECH AT BIOSECURITY CONFERENCE
Date: Nov 16, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $514.00
source

Destination: AIRLIE RETREAT CENTER, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Democratic Leadership Council
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $353.73
source

Destination: CHINA
Sponsor: US-Asia Institute
Purpose: EDUCATION
Date: Apr 3, 2004 (15 days)
Expense: $7,589.00
source

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: Infectious Diseases Society of America
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A PANEL AT A CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 1, 2004
Expense: $407.94
source

Destination: PARIS, FRANCE
Sponsor: France
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEECH & PARTIC IN BIOTENORISM CONF
Date: Mar 29, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $0.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PENNS
Sponsor: GlaxoSmithKline
Purpose: MEET WITH 30 SENIOR MANAGERS FOR GSK INFECTIOUS DISEASE UNIT
Date: Apr 5, 2005
Expense: $233.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Charles Ludlam.


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.