At Kalamazoo College, Money for Internships and Preparation, Too

Tony Dugal, Kalamazoo College

LaShawn Etheridge, a sophomore at Kalamazoo College, plans to do a research project on social justice and hunger after using a first-generation grant for an internship in Washington.
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Certain experiences can enrich a college education—if students pursue them. Although first-generation students show greater gains from "high impact" programs like study abroad and senior projects, they are less likely to participate, according to a...

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