Friday, November 13, 2015 - 09:58
#MillionStudentMarch activists want their demands met now — free college, the dissolution of all existing college debt, and a $15 per hour minimum wage for campus workers
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 09:56
The reason for the change in Gardot's performance style is partly a physical one. At 19, while studying fashion at the Community College of Philadelphia, she was knocked off her bicycle by a Jeep.
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 09:55
Students from Drexel, the University of Pennsylvania, Temple, the Community College of Philadelphia and area high schools are marching from their respective school to City Hall.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 11:43
Oregon made community college free after high school for all residents in July, and Tennessee initiated free community college for state residents a year ago. The Community College of Philadelphia also eliminated all tuition and fees for low-income students in April.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 11:41
The Black-owned and Philadelphia-based production company, Go Believe, is traveling the region to inspire students to pursue their education at all costs, with an original play, “Karma 101.”
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 11:39
A pilot program to expand federal financial aid to high school students taking college courses will make college more affordable and accessible for low-income students, Pennsylvania community college officials said.