Presented by The Chronicle of Higher Education

How Diverse Students Access & Thrive in College

Mar 7, 2023

2:30pm – 3:30pm CT

Recording: How Diverse Students Access & Thrive in College, Mar 7, 2023

Enrollments among students from underrepresented minority, first-generation, and low-income backgrounds remain woefully low, as do their graduation rates. Yet some innovative foundations and colleges help students from a wide range of backgrounds enroll in and complete STEM programs, and successfully transition from two- to four-year colleges. This panel, moderated by a journalist from The Chronicle of Higher Education, will explore how.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Isabel Amaya

University of Michigan Medical School

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Juan Salgado

City Colleges Of Chicago

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Aneesh Sohoni

One Million Degrees

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Blanton Tolbert

Howard Hughes Medical Institute