Opening the Door for Low-Income Students to Overcome “Aristocracy” of Higher Ed

For kids who grew up poor or without higher education role models, the idea of attending one of the best colleges in the country isn't just a dream – the goal may not have ever occurred to them.

Five Student Scholars’ Dreams for College

Five high school students who participated in the Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America summer session talk about growing up poor, their hopes for college and how LEDA has changed their lives.

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