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  • 3…2…1…Launch!

    The UW-Milwaukee Union Ballroom was booming with excitement on May 14 as more than 150 graduating seniors from 15 Milwaukee area high schools brought the energy to Launch! College Possible hosts Launch as an end-of-the-year celebration for our high school students to cheer them on as they launch into the next phase of their lives. After a year filled with campus visits, college essays and applications, scholarship essays and FAFSA enrollment, students had a well- deserved moment to relax and…
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  • E.D. Notes from Edie – A New Dawn

    The sun has been waking me up pretty early lately. As I lie in bed cursing the circadian rhythm, I’ve been thinking about transitions. There’s the smooth one we experience each day — from night to day, then back again. And then there’s the more difficult weather transition from spring to summer. But the transition that’s been on my mind most is the one from high school student to college student. Our students are right in the thick of that transition right…
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  • Michelle Obama Surprises College Possible Students

    14 College Possible students got the surprise of a lifetime during a roundtable conversation about college in March. As students from three different high schools were seated in a circle discussing the challenges of first-generation college students, a surprise guest joined them. The door opened and former first lady Michelle Obama walked in, followed closely by late night talk show host Conan O’Brien. Students gasped while news cameras captured the moment. Mrs. Obama greeted the students with hugs and smiles…
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