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Over the next several weeks, we will be sharing reflections from our scholarship recipients on their experiences at this year’s Open Education Conference. Today, we are featuring Michaela Keating and Alyssa White.
Join the Michelson 20MM Foundation and the Center for Equitable Higher Education on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM PST for “Transforming Basic Needs Supports In California Higher Education.”
Through a Spark Grant, Young Invincibles will provide outreach and education to community colleges on the expectations and requirements of basic needs centers.
The Association of Community College Trustees Leadership Conference served as a space to learn and better understand how trustees can support community college students in their educational journey.
As a proud sponsor of the 2021 Open Education Conference, the Michelson 20MM Foundation is thrilled to award attendance scholarships to a cohort of open community members who will join us at the conference October 18–22.
The true cost of college, including non-tuition costs, pushes students toward economic instability. Nearly one in three California college students face food and housing insecurity. COVID-19 exacerbated the challenges faced by students, forcing 3 out of every 5 to face basic needs insecurity during the pandemic.