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  • First-Generation College Students Need Help to Dream Big

    November 21, 2014

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 21, 2014

    The challenges of a postsecondary education can seem overwhelming to students who find themselves struggling financially. Add to financial hardship the pressure of curriculum and growing a … Read More

  • Developmental Education

    November 7, 2014

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 7, 2014

    One third of all new college students begin their higher education journey at community colleges1 where open enrollments make access easier. But once enrolled, these students immediately encounter … Read More

  • The Secret to College Access: It's About More Than Grades and Scores

    November 7, 2014

    November 7, 2014

    What does it take to get into college? Traditionally, the answer has been strong academics: good grades and test scores. The mantra was: If you make the grades, you can get into college. … Read More

  • Opening Doors to College, and Success, for Underserved Students

    November 6, 2014

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 6, 2014

    Twenty-one-year-old Morgan Larson is on track to graduate from the University of Arizona in spring 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting. That summer, she will … Read More

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