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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

    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.

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Trips by*

Emily Pfeiffer


Total cost of 9 trips: $10,950.95


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Castle

Destination: DELMARVA FARM TOURS
Sponsor: MIDATLANTIC FARM CREDIT
Purpose: VISIT 3 FARMS
Date: Apr 22, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $257.00
source

Destination: TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $4,320.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON D.C.-PITTSBURGH, PA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
Purpose: FACT FINDING & EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Sep 27, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $865.00
source

Destination: ATLANTA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
Purpose: FACT FINDING & EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Nov 1, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $960.00
source

Destination: DC NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: New York Stock Exchange
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jan 13, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $910.00
source

Destination: DC NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Bond Market Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING & BRIEFINGS ON PREDATORY SENDING SEG & REG PROPOSALS
Date: Mar 21, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $814.00
source

Destination: DC NYC, NY
Sponsor: Bear Stearns & Co
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP TO DISCUSS SPECIALIST SYSTEM & SEC'S PROPOSALS ON MARKET STRUCTURE REGS
Date: Mar 26, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $603.00
source

Destination: DC TO SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 11, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,572.95
source

Destination: DC TO PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Options Clearing Corporation
Purpose: FACT FINDING MISSION
Date: Nov 8, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $649.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Emily Pfeiffer.


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.