University of Connecticut creates ‘Scholars House’ to keep black men in school

NPR – Many colleges struggle to keep black men from dropping out. The University of Connecticut is doing better than most, and now it’s taking a step further by creating the Scholars House. "It’s a living and learning community that will be a section of a dorm, and house about 50 students," says Prof. Erik Hines, director of the Scholars House.

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