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Collaborative Counseling: Professor Brings Academic, Mental Health Support to Rural Youth

Her own difficult journey navigating high school and college has inspired Dana Griffin, PhD, associate professor in the School of Education at the University...

Rural Community Colleges Collaborate to Build Economic Opportunity

A coalition of nationwide rural community colleges is working to address inequities, improve educational outcomes, and grow economic opportunity through the Rural Guided Pathways...

Top Colleges Form Network to Support Rural Students

Sixteen of the nation's top universities and colleges have joined forces on a new initiative to aid rural students in obtaining an undergraduate degree. The...

OU Program to Train Mental Health Personnel for Rural Schools

University of Oklahoma (OU) researchers, in collaboration with dozens of education-focused organizations, recently announced an initiative to increase mental health personnel in rural Oklahoma...

Northeast Ivy League Schools Reach Out to Rural Students

Along with their overarching goals of improving racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic diversity, several Ivy League institutions have ramped up their efforts to recruit and...

Advocating for America’s Overlooked Areas

Lisa Pruitt, JD, PhD, the Martin Luther King Jr. Professor of Law at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) School of Law, has...