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A Michigan college to forgive tuition debt for some returning students
MLive.com
Former Muskegon Community College students who owe the school money can now return and have those debts forgiven.

Prison-based college presents challenges, but can succeed, study finds
Phys.Org
In evaluating a five-year effort in North Carolina, researchers found it took incarcerated individuals longer than traditional students to complete coursework, according to the study by researchers from the RAND Corporation and RTI International.

Poverty Lab preliminary study finds link between support and community college success
Chicago Maroon
The Poverty Lab, which aims to work with community organizations to test and scale programs that aid social mobility, partnered with Chicago-based nonprofit One Million Degrees to analyze the effect its support program is having on student outcomes in terms of enrollment and persistence to a subsequent term.

Community college tuition in Virginia will not increase in 2019-2020
Lynchburg News and Advance
The State Board for Community Colleges, by a unanimous vote, has elected to maintain the current tuition and mandatory fees. In-state tuition will remain $154 per credit hour.

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