[caption id="attachment_2014" align="alignleft" width="640"] I AM 1 DEGREE: 10,000 Degrees students look out over the University of San Francisco campus during their week-long enrollment in our Summer Intensive.[/caption] A new study in the journal Science puts data behind some of the work that 10,000 Degrees does....

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[caption id="attachment_1505" align="alignleft" width="640"] 10,000 Degrees scholarship recipient and Institute grad, Angel Ku, spoke at the April 30 Marin Board of Supervisors meeting.[/caption] Last week at the Marin County Board of Supervisors, 10,000 Degrees scholarship recipient and UCSF Ph.D candidate, Angel Ku, presented a notice of...

The Marin Independent Journal ran its top story on February 19, 2013 with what looked like a promising headline: DEGREES TRACK WITH INCOME. The census data the reporter sited was the 54% bachelor degree attainment rate of the county -- the best in the state. Bravo...

Carlos Cortez When Carlos’ mother, Elizabeth, migrated to the U.S. form El Salvador in 2003 she was certain that her children would go to college. This spring Carlos walked across the Greek Theater stage as an IDEAL Scholar with a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies from UC...

This year 10,000 Degrees turned down 732 scholarship applicants, and Jin Choi (pictured with his sons at the 2012 Intensive closing ceremonies), was often on the front-line with students and their families.  As Financial Aid Coordinator, Choi manages our direct and other (like the Marin...