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Jehangir addresses higher education and first-generation students

Rashne JehangirRashné Jehangir, assistant professor in the Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning, was recently interviewed by Bill Hageman, reporter for the Chicago Tribune, regarding her work with first-generation, low-income college students and her recent book Higher Education and First Generation Students: Cultivating Community, Voice, and Place for the New Majority. The article, "When it's tough to be first," was published on April 18 and considers the challenges that first-generation students face in college.

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