Equity in Action


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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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Just-in-time College Advising

By: Bryan Contreras, vice president, myOptions®

This article originally appeared in the February 2022 American College Application Campaign newsletter. I was making my final sweep, late one afternoon, doing my best

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Get to Know Your Professors

By: Anissa Daniel, 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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#IApplied: Students share their reasons for attending college

By: Adrienne Enriquez, communications and state/national trainer consultant for the American College Application Campaign

November was National College Application Month, when many high school seniors are busy applying to college. In celebration of their efforts, we asked current college

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Believe in Yourself and Make Connections

By: Giovanna Brilhante Queiroz, 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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You Can Be That Change

By: Perla Muro, ACT Scholar and student, Kirkwood Community College

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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