America Students Need to Dream Big

Lillian Lowery, VP for P-12 policy and practice and Wil Del Pilar, VP for higher education policy and practice, co-wrote a blog post for Brookings Brown Center Chalkboard. Speaking from personal experience as low-income students of color who overcame obstacles, they put into question how far we’ve really come as a nation since Brown v.… Read More

Fall Partnership Collaborative!

GEAR UP Fall Partnership Collaborative meeting builds awareness and promotes advocacy for student persistence in college. On Wednesday, November 14, GEAR UP 4 LA partners and LAUSD staff gathered to strengthen the community of support for our Los Angeles Unified School District students. Dr. Margaret Garcia, Associate Dean of the Office of Undergraduate Studies at… Read More