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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.

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

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  • 03.25.15

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Trips by*

Susan Magill


Total cost of 13 trips: $32,515.27


Trips traveled under the office of John Warner

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE SEMINAR ON ISSUES FACING THE CELLULAR TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
Date: May 12, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $875.00
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Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO MUNICH, GERMANY; BRUSSELS, BELGIUM; BERLIN, GERMANY
Sponsor: Hanns Seidel Foundation
Purpose: TO DISCUSS CURRENT ECONOMIC, POLITICAL & DEFENSE ISSUES WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF THE GOVERNMENT OF BAVARIAN STATE, THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF GERMANY AS WELL AS THE EUROPEAN UNION & NATO
Date: Jul 1, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $4,100.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON ISSUE FACING CELLULAR TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
Date: May 4, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $690.00
source

Destination: WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg
Purpose: OFFICIAL BUSINESS
Date: Nov 10, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $358.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VA.
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN SEMINAR ON LEGISLATIVE AND REGULATORY ISSUES FACING CELLULAR TELEPHONE & WIRELESS INTERNET INDUSTRY
Date: May 3, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $500.00
source

Destination: CHARLESTON, S.C.
Sponsor: United States Telecom Association and state affiliates
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON TELECOMMUNICATION ISSUES
Date: Jun 30, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,155.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Virginia Bar Association
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL MEETING/LEGISLATIVE PANEL OF THE VIRGINIA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: Jul 12, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $600.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO SWEDEN
Sponsor: Saab AB
Purpose: VISIT SAAB RESEARCH AND MANUFACTURING SITES IN SWEDEN WHICH PROVIDE EQUIPMENT TO U.S. DEFENSE FORCES
Date: Aug 17, 2003 (7 days)
Expense: $6,587.09
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $895.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 11, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,011.00
source

Destination: KEY BISCAYNE, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN 2005 CONGRESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD POLICY CONFERENCE, PARTICULARLY PANEL "DOES THE TRANSATLANTIC ALLIANCE STILL MAKE SENSE"
Date: Jan 13, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,070.70
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WEST VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONGRESSIONAL INSTITUTE CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $272.00
source

Destination: MELBOURNE, PORT DOUGLAS, CAMBERRA, SYDNEY AUSTRALIA
Sponsor: General Atomics
Purpose: MEETINGS AND ON SITE INSPECTION WITH AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND U.S. EMBASSY REPS ON INTEROPERABILITY AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL UAV ISSUES APPROPRIATE TO AUSTRALIA
Date: Mar 17, 2005 (8 days)
Expense: $13,401.48
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Susan Magill.


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.