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The Gates Unbarred

A History of University Extension at Harvard, 1910 - 2009

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ISBN 9780674051355

Publication Date: 03/15/2010

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250 pages

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Harvard University Extension School

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  • 2009 Philip E. Frandson Award, University Professional & Continuing Education Association
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Book Club Spotlight: The Privileged Poor

As students around the world deliberate their options for further education, only made more challenging in a pandemic, we’re reminded that getting in is only half the battle. In The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, Anthony Abraham Jack asks how—and why—do disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges? What can schools can do differently if these students are to thrive? As back to school season begins, we spoke to two university book clubs that read and discussed The Privileged Poor this summer.