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Blind Data: Driving Youth Outcomes Through Evaluation

The Huffington Post, January 31, 2013 Unemployment rate. College drop-out rate. Program retention and attrition. It’s easy to get lost in the expanding world of numbers and figures. At Urban Alliance, we make sure to focus on the right data so our youth don’t end up being… Read More >…

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VA to Begin Tracking Veteran Grad Rates

Military.com, January 18, 2013 The Post-9/11 GI Bill is enabling hundreds of thousands of recent Veterans to obtain the education they need for success during and after their military service. Unfortunately, it is challenging to determine program… Read More >…

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Do Veterans Graduate?

Inside Higher Ed, January 8, 2013 Relatively little is known about the academic performance of student veterans, a growing and politically important segment of American higher education. But graduation and retention rate data may be on the way, thanks to a new… Read More >…

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Veterans’ Graduation Rates Are Focus of New Partnership

The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 5, 2013 The graduation rates of veterans attending colleges under the GI Bill will soon become available to the public, thanks to a new collaboration between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the National Student Clearinghouse, and… Read More >…

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Fastlane U: Two Steps to Transfer Success

University Business, January 2013 When we entered college, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 was already in place—guaranteeing access to K12 education regardless of race, ethnicity, or ability. Now, as we soon become eligible for Medicare, looking back,… Read More >…

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