Posted inOpinion

OPINION: We can help low-income students, first-gen students and students of color succeed in college, but not without support

Growing up in a northwest suburb of Chicago, Edward Blanco had big dreams and a lot of questions. His parents, immigrants from Guatemala, did not speak English or know how to use a computer. Edward’s academic skills were strong, but the path to college was murky — until the day during his senior year of […]