Universities Speak Up for Low Income Students
Martin Kurzweil Joins Panel Discussion at the NACAC National Conference
On September 15, from 10:15 am - 11:30 am, Martin Kurzweil will take part in a panel discussion, "American Talent Initiative: Universities Speak Up for Low-Income Students," at the NACAC Conference in Boston.
The American Talent Initiative (ATI) was announced in December 2016, aiming to add 50,000 highly-qualified students from modest backgrounds to campuses with high graduation rates by the year 2025. Inside Higher Ed quickly named it as a trend to watch in 2017. Learn more about the founding research and the challenges and opportunities of recruiting and retaining students from lower-income backgrounds.
Martin will be joined by representatives from Lehigh University, Rice University, the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
More information on the panel is available on the conference website.