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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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  • 04.08.15

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Trips by*

David Morgan


Total cost of 10 trips: $40,273.72


Trips traveled under the office of William Jefferson

Destination: NEW ORLEANS LA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN CONGRESSIONAL PANEL
Date: Nov 30, 1999
Expense: $2,027.50
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: EXCUSE TAX CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 11, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $1,430.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Silicon Valley Tax Directors Group
Purpose: STAFF BRIEFING
Date: Feb 20, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $3,448.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: STAFF DELEGATION
Date: May 25, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $7,260.00
source

Destination: DURANGO, CO
Sponsor: Domestic Petroleum Council
Purpose: GAS EXPLORATION
Date: Aug 14, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,076.18
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: American Association of Advertising Agencies
Purpose: STAFF VISIT
Date: May 2, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $681.00
source

Destination: BERLIN, GENEVA-LONDON
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose:
Date: May 24, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $11,313.00
source

Destination: CAYMAN ISLAND
Sponsor: ST THOMAS UNIVERSITY
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Jun 4, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $2,600.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: OFII
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Apr 28, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,131.04
source

Destination: AMSTERDAM, BRUSSEL, WARSAW
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: STAFF DELEGATION
Date: May 22, 2004 (8 days)
Expense: $8,307.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named David Morgan.


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.