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…And Justice for All: Community colleges serving the middle class
Brookings (blog)
Middle-class students are at least as likely to attend two-year colleges as they are to attend public four-year colleges.

It’s getting harder for low-income students to afford college, though Minnesota shows hopeful trends
MinnPost
State policymakers should have a clear view of how cost interferes with Minnesotans’ ability to pursue higher education.

Should community colleges in California start building student housing?
KQED
At Sierra College, just over 100 students live in the no-frills residence hall, with about twice as many on a waiting list to get in.

Commentary: Understanding the full value of the community college degree
Laconia Daily Sun
Beyond the economics of earning a degree, those of us in higher education also believe that our work is about contributing to the social good, writes Larissa Baía, president of Lakes Region Community College in New Hampshire.

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