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DOLORES

Thank you to those who joined us this week to view DOLORES, the documentary about our INSPIRED speaker Dolores Huerta. Thanks, as well, to Drake student and Chrysalis intern Jocelyn Rimes for planning…

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We Can Do It- Overcoming Barriers

A 2017 study from the National Women’s Law Center looked into the challenges that face girls of color in achieving their education. Researchers surveyed over 1,000 girls ages 14 to 18 to learn…

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Project Achieve

We’ve always assumed that high school graduation is an opening to college and career. But new research has shown that fewer than half of students graduating from high school across the country…

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