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Guest opinion–Disparity of Educational Resources

Gabriela Vega, Guest Writer

June 9, 2016

How is it that academic expectations range so significantly just ten minutes down the road? From simply hoping to experience high school, to striving to attend the most prestigious ivy league colleges, students adapt to certain expectations and pressures according to the environment in which they grow...

Educational disparities within Connecticut burden residents

Educational disparities within Connecticut burden residents

Claire Lewin, Associate Managing Editor

December 4, 2014

Connecticut is a state with little consistency. The wealth gap is one of the largest in the country, as the state is home to affluent towns such as Darien, Greenwich, and Westport, as well as lower-income towns like New Haven and Bridgeport. Such wealth disparities, however,  resonate in more than...

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