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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.

Back to The Data

Trips by*

Jason Roe


Total cost of 15 trips: $37,749.29


Trips traveled under the office of Tom Feeney

Destination: FREEDOM TO PROSPER RETREAT
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 21, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $275.00
source

Destination: CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS 2/28, 3/1, 3/2 AT C
Sponsor: Community Financial Services Association of America
Purpose: PARTICIPATED IN CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLES DURING CONF
Date: Feb 28, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,953.97
source

Destination: ALEXANDRIA, VA-CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA-WASH, DC
Sponsor: Richard Norman Co
Purpose: POLICY RETREAT. I SERVED ON A PANEL
Date: Oct 5, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $570.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose:
Date: Oct 20, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,654.22
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, WV
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,454.00
source

Destination: WASH DC-BAGHDAD, IRAQ, INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Sponsor: International Republican Institute
Purpose: WORK WITH IRI TO CONDUCT AN ASSESSMENT OF EMERGING POLITICAL PARTIES
Date: Nov 30, 2003 (21 days)
Expense: $5,763.35
source

Destination: SOUFRIERE, ST. LUCIA-ST. JOHNS ANTIGUA
Sponsor: Inter-American Economic Council
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN THE BUSINESS ROUNDTABLES DURING THE INTER-AMERICAN ECONOMIC COUNCIL'S 2004 CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO ST. LUCIA & ANTIGUA
Date: Jan 14, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $8,233.50
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 27, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $639.00
source

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

Destination: MIAMI
Sponsor: Inter-American Economic Council
Purpose: CARIBBEAN TRADE MINISTERIAL
Date: May 24, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $712.00
source

Destination: PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REP-ST. JOHN'S, ANTIGUA
Sponsor: Inter-American Economic Council
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN THE BUSINESS ROUNDTABLES DURING THE INTER-AMERICAN ECO. COUNCIL'S 2005 CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO THE DOM. REPUBLIC & ANTIGUA
Date: Jan 12, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $4,982.69
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC (DULLES) TO PARIS, FRANCE TO STUTTGART GERMANY
Sponsor: International Management and Development Institute
Purpose: U.S.-FRENCH CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE & US-GERMAN CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE
Date: Feb 20, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $3,721.60
source

Destination: STUTTGART, GERMANY TO LONDON, ENGLAND TO WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT (MEMBER) AT THE BALPPA PARLIAMENTARY LUNCH
Date: Feb 25, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $4,508.28
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WEST VIRGINA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT AT THE GREENBRIER
Date: Mar 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,006.00
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES-SAN DIEGO
Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
Purpose: THE HERITAGE FOUNDATION & PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY MAKING THE GOAL OF ENTITLEMENT REFORM A REALITY
Date: Aug 15, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $1,264.68
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Jason Roe.


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.