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We're Investing $3.9 Million in Research on Student Support Programs

The grants will allow researchers to study the impact of student services, such as tailored advising and financial support, on graduation rates. “Legislators need to focus on completion in addition to access and affordability.”

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Arnold Ventures’ core mission is to invest in evidence-based solutions that maximize opportunity and minimize injustice. Learn more about us.

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Reforming a Broken Probation and Parole System

A groundbreaking new report reveals nearly 1 in 4 people any given day are incarcerated in state prison for violating probation or parole, costing states more than $9.3 billion a year.

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Transforming Prisons

More than 1.5 million Americans are incarcerated in U.S. prisons, yet in many ways, our country remains in the dark about life inside. This default punishment has led to overcrowded cells, budget shortfalls, and conditions that breed violence. As people across the nation demand a better system, there’s a push to come up with more humane approaches and seek out the voices of those who live and work in prisons to help shape what the future could look like.

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