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New Study of Rural Education Programs Highlights Effective Practices to Support Academic Talent
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New Study of Rural Education Programs Highlights Effective Practices to Support Academic Talent

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation releases qualitative study of academic enrichment and college readiness programs in rural communities and announces $450,000 in new rural grants
LANSDOWNE, VA – The Jack Kent Cooke Fou...

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Cooke Scholars Celebrate #TransferStudentWeek 2019
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Cooke Scholars Celebrate #TransferStudentWeek 2019

Every year during the third week of October, the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) leads the celebration of National Transfer Student Week to challenge assumptions, build empathy, and insti...

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Richael Young - Turning Sustainability into Profitability
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Richael Young - Turning Sustainability into Profitability

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Daniel Leon-Davis - Inspiring Change Through Storytelling
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Daniel Leon-Davis - Inspiring Change Through Storytelling

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Exploring the World with Cooke Scholar Harun Mehmedinovic
Cooke Scholars

Exploring the World with Cooke Scholar Harun Mehmedinovic

Cooke Scholar Harun Mehmedinovic is no stranger to traveling for his work, as evidenced in the breathtaking images he has captured for both his photography books and the internationally acclaimed Skyglow Project that ...

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Not Quite as Seen on TV: What to Expect in a Legal Career
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Not Quite as Seen on TV: What to...

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Practicing Medicine on the Final Frontier
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Practicing Medicine on the Final Frontier

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Staying Active and Academic: Cooke Scholar Sarah Schwab

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