Equity in Action


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Explore All Your Options

By: Lauryn Lovett, ACT summer communications intern

Lauryn Lovett was an ACT intern in the Communications department in the summer of 2022. As part of her internship, we asked Lauryn to share

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Hard Work Pays Off

By: Nelson Rhomberg, ACT Scholar and Kirkwood Community College student

More than a decade ago, as part of ACT’s 50th anniversary celebration, ACT established the ACT Scholars Program, as part of a pair of endowments to

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Set High Personal Goals for Yourself

By: Tae Jordan, ACT Scholar and Kirkwood Community College student

More than a decade ago, as part of ACT’s 50th anniversary celebration, ACT established the ACT Scholars Program, as part of a pair of endowments to

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Believe in Yourself and Know Your Worth

By: Savanna McAtee, ACT Scholar and Kirkwood Community College student

More than a decade ago, as part of ACT’s 50th anniversary celebration, ACT established the ACT Scholars Program, as part of a pair of endowments to

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Summer: Rest, Reflect, Reset

By: Bryan Contreras, vice president of education partnerships, myOptions Encourage

This article originally appeared in the June 2022 American College Application Campaign newsletter. As we close out another academic year, the summer brings the opportunity

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Life is Like An Experiment

By: Mutasim Ahmed, ACT Scholar and Kirkwood Community College student

More than a decade ago, as part of ACT’s 50th anniversary celebration, ACT established the ACT Scholars Program, as part of a pair of endowments to

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Be Proud of Your Accomplishments

By: Lourdes Loera, ACT Scholar and Kirkwood Community College student

More than a decade ago, as part of ACT’s 50th anniversary celebration, ACT established the ACT Scholars Program, as part of a pair of endowments to

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