Here’s How Mellon Strives to Make Higher Learning Available to Incarcerated Americans

"Since its first $1 million grant in 2015 to Columbia University’s Justice in Education Initiative, institutions such as Cornell, Rutgers, Mount Tamalpais College and the University of Puget Sound have been among the institutions that have collectively received more than $36 million to date from Mellon to provide traditional college classes to incarcerated individuals."

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