December 3, 2020
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Lack of class diversity pervades history of higher education

By | Apr 26, 2017

Though class has always been an inhibitor for some in terms of accessing higher education, it was not always a disadvantage.


Low-income students face systemic barriers to college access

By | Apr 26, 2017

Students from low-income backgrounds historically have had difficulties fitting into the higher education equation.


Editorial: Focus on class missing in higher education

By The Ithacan | Apr 26, 2017

The road to college is marred with institutional obstacles, with roadblocks that are more likely to stall low-income families or drive them off the road completely.


Commentary: “Broke” college student trivializes lower-class issues

By | Apr 26, 2017

There’s a vast difference between not wanting to pay your loans and not having a roof over your head.


Commentary: Class issues absent from higher education

By | Apr 26, 2017

Like many private colleges, the students from wealth families are overrepresented at IC, while lower middle class and poor people are underrepresented.


Access to internships perpetuates inequality

By , | Apr 26, 2017

“It leaves out in the dust students who look at the opportunity and conclude they don’t have the means to be able to work for free,” Yamada said.