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From Black to white: What’s happened to Michigan’s Bridge Scholars program?

A program started in the 1970s to help Black students adjust to life at the University of Michigan — a predominately white institution — has become increasingly white itself in recent years. The Summer Bridge Scholars Program grew out of Black student activism at the University and was created for Black students. But in recent […]