April 9, 2018

Options Without Walls Doctoral Studies Panel Discussion Inspires Local Scholars


Philadelphia, PA: Options Without Walls held their semi-annual Doctoral Studies Panel Discussion at the Community College of Philadelphia’s Northwest Regional Center, 1300 W. Godfrey Avenue, on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 9:00am – 12:00pm. The theme for the fall session panel discussion was, Complete your Research & Program: No Matter What, Where, or How! Doctoral [...]

The Relationship Between Finances and Academic Persistence


By. Dr. Anthony Driggers My professional advocacy and passion reside in helping students be successful in the largest emotional, financial and academic endeavor they will encounter in their young lives. The landscape is constantly changing.  Cost is a major factor in college choice. For example, please look below at an actual financial award letter for one [...]

Is college the only option after high school?


By: Ms. Naté Hall I went to college. But not all successful people do and frankly, I can’t really consider myself successful if you’ve heard the college dropout stories of Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerman. Either way, I’m suggesting that we move away from talking about “college” as the only option after high school. This [...]