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Michael Smith
Michael Smith

College Bound

Helping diverse students reach higher education

A college education has become more essential in our society, yet less accessible to low income African Americans and Latinos. Reversing that trend is education professor Michael Smith's goal. Research by Smith, a former admissions officer, has shown that the key to getting kids into college is engaging with parents early on. By reaching out to families, schools can help students make higher education a reality.

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