28 février 2019

Massachusetts Pilot Will House Homeless Students

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Through the program, 20 homeless students at four community colleges will be provided with dormitory rooms in which to live at nearby four-year public colleges and universities. More...

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21 janvier 2019

Les personnes vivant dans la rue : l'urgence d'agir

Logo CESE - Conseil économique, social et environnemental
Des centaines de milliers de Françaises et de Français ont apporté ces derniers mois leurs signatures à des pétitions en ligne réclamant des solutions pour les personnes sans-domicile fixe. Le CESE, déjà engagé dans un travail sur la Grande pauvreté, a voulu tenter de répondre à cette émotion et à cette indignation en proposant sa vision de la lutte contre cette forme extrême d’exclusion. Plus...

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06 janvier 2019

Homesickness at university: is there a cure?

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianIt’s among the most common experiences for students. Coping is a matter of settling in and keeping busy. More...

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18 décembre 2018

Marquette University rejects call to house homeless in vacant building

University Business Magazine logoMarquette University on Tuesday said the Jesuit institution is not in a position to use its facilities, "vacant or otherwise," to provide winter shelter to the city's homeless. More...

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10 novembre 2018

Qui sont les personnes à la rue ?

Les résultats définitifs de la "Nuit de la solidarité", opération de décompte des personnes à la rue à Paris menée en février dernier, viennent d'être publiés. Ils comprennent une série d'éléments permettant de mieux connaître le profil des personnes recensées cette nuit-là. Plus...

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03 novembre 2018

Liverpool students apologise for homeless-themed fancy dress

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianA students’ union has been forced to introduce fancy dress guidelines after a student society held a homelessness-themed party. More...

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01 novembre 2018

Colleges Partner With Housing Authorities to Combat Student Homelessness

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Some community colleges have found innovative partnerships with their public housing authorities may help combat student homelessness. More...

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22 juin 2018

Why there are so many unsheltered homeless people on the West Coast

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationOne-quarter of homeless people in the U.S. live in California, despite Californians making up only 12 percent of the population. More...

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08 mai 2018

Formerly homeless single moms become college grads

University Business Magazine logoThe single, formerly homeless mothers living in Family Scholar House apartments are used to seeing faces drawn down with pity or judgment when they tell their stories. Pregnant at 15. Bruised and beaten by a boyfriend. Kicked out of school. Living in a car or a windowless basement with an infant. 
But when these women speak about their lives, their eyes rarely fall to the floor, and their faces don’t mirror that unspoken expectation of shame. It may be the 3.0 GPA they’re earning at a Kentucky university, or the nursing degree just one semester away, or the fact that their first-graders sleep well and are learning to read. More...

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28 mars 2018

Privileged students need to battle Oxford's homelessness crisis

The Guardian homeAs students, we’re told about becoming world future leaders, but there are pressing problems on our own doorsteps. More...

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