May 03, 2016 / Michelle Cooper
If key decision-makers knew their numbers, they could better track student progress and develop interventions that would lead to more successful and equitable student outcomes.
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April 25, 2016 / Kelly DeForrest, Patrick Methvin
Leading institutions have found that they can improve the odds of their students, especially new majority students, earning a certificate or degree by providing them with clear pathways.
November 17, 2015 / Jennifer Engle
The importance of filling information gaps.
October 28, 2015 / Ken Thompson
Whatcom Community College is empowering students to take control of the direction of their life with a new online degree planning tool.
October 22, 2015 / Jennifer Engle, Daniel Greenstein
Why data and information are critical to strengthen higher education’s bridge to opportunity.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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