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The First Gen Movement

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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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Back to The Data

Trips by*

David Schaffer


Total cost of 9 trips: $10,392.87


Trips traveled under the office of Bud Shuster

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Helicopter Association International
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL CONFERENCE.
Date: Jan 21, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $950.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Air Transport Association of America
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN ATA CONFERENCE
Date: May 5, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $1,485.49
source

Destination: WASHINGTON DC-PITTSBURG, PA
Sponsor: PITTSBURGH AIRPORT AUTHORITY
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE AT THE PITTSBURG AIRPORT
Date: Jul 6, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $884.00
source


Trips traveled under the office of Don Young

Destination: AR
Sponsor: Airports Council International
Purpose: GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS MEETING
Date: Feb 17, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $918.00
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Sponsor: Airports Council International
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN THE LEGAL AFFAIRS FORUM OF ACI
Date: Mar 31, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $369.00
source

Destination: ORLANDO
Sponsor: Helicopter Association International
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE FORUM
Date: Feb 16, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $470.00
source

Destination: KONA
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN AIRPORT CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 6, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $4,185.00
source

Destination: TAMPA
Sponsor: Airports Council International
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN ACI'S ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Sep 14, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $448.00
source

Destination: ORLANDO
Sponsor: National Business Aviation Association Inc
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN NBAA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $683.38
source



* - Trips by all travelers named David Schaffer.


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.