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Double Standard, Double Spacing


This article originally appeared on the Huffington Post. Late in April, approximately 1,000 students in the Upward Bound Program at The University of Maine Presque Isle (UMPI) received notice that their funds would not be continued, due to the line spacing of their funding application. Programs like Upward Bound work to “level the playing field” Read More >>

Military Families Serve Our Country. Now It’s Time For Our Country To Serve Military Families.


This article first appeared in the Huffington Post. By: Sharisse Tracey As a military spouse, I see firsthand how civilians might think our families are a protected class because our job description is basically to protect America. But we face the same economic and financial struggles as any other American family. Some military families depend on Read More >>