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    • Barriers to Latina Access of Higher Education 

      Montalban, Marissa (Senior Honors Projects at the University of Rhode Island, 2012)
      Female Hispanics, or Latinas, have often been described as having two strikes against them. Females have typically been underrepresented in higher education settings, and it is only recently that they have been welcomed ...
    • Collaboratives: Helping Hispanic Students Succeed 

      Owlett Baltimore, Linda (National Education Association, 1995)
      Minority cultures represent an invaluable human resource within American society. To reap the full benefit of cultural diversity, however, some crucial and pervasive problems within the educational system need to be solved. ...
    • Removing Barriers to Higher Education for Undocumented Students 

      Jaimes Pérez, Zenen (Center for American Progress, 2014-12-01)
      Undocumented students face uncertain futures, their dreams and potentially thwarted by roadblocks to higher education. Undocumented students have to navigate a complex web of federal, state, and postsecondary institution ...
    • The Future of Affirmative Action 

      Kahlenberg, Richard D. (The Century Foundation Press, 2014-06-17)
      This report addresses the issues of college completion and stratification in an important subset of higher education institutions: four-year colleges and universities that employ selective admissions. Research suggests ...