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Scholarship Advice from Say Yes Featured on NBC 'Today' Show

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

http://www.today.com/id/49063771/#54708652 (Video)

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The Wallace Foundation to Support Study of Whether and How Community Institutions Can Work Together on Education Reform

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Teachers College Team to Study Popular “Collective Impact” Approach New York (March 18, 2014) – The Wallace Foundation is awarding a...

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Number of Buffalo Public School Graduates Going on to College Jumps 9 Percentage Points with Class of 2013

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

To read how this story was covered by The Buffalo News, click here: http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/buffalo-public-schools/buffalo-...

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Jacques Steinberg on WNYC-The Brian Lehrer Show

Friday, February 14, 2014

Getting into College: FAFSA

With college application deadlines behind us, families now need to turn to the financial aid process. Jacques Steinberg, senior vice president...

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Say Yes to Education Adds 10 Colleges and Universities as Partners

Friday, December 6, 2013

Program Offers Urban Youth Prospect of Free Tuition

NEW YORK, NY, -- Say Yes to Education, the national nonprofit group that helps organize and galvanize entire cities around making higher education...

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Lumina Foundation Announces Partnership with Buffalo, Syracuse, and Say Yes to Education

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

The Lumina Foundation, the prestigious private foundation committed to dramatically increasing the proportion of Americans with college degrees and...

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New Book Published on “The Promise of Say Yes to Education in Syracuse.”

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Today marks the publication of a new book, “Reforming a School System, Reviving a City: The Promise of Say Yes to Education in Syracuse,’’ by Gene...

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Education Foundation Honors Say Yes President Mary Anne Schmitt-Carey and New York Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera

Thursday, November 14, 2013

The President of Say Yes , Mary Anne Schmitt-Carey, was honored at the New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence Gala Wednesday night (November...

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Say Yes tally for first class of Buffalo students shows 58% in college

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Say Yes tally for first class of Buffalo students shows 58% in college  By Sandra Tan | News Staff Reporter on November 12...

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Say Yes on SiriusXM

Friday, November 1, 2013

SiriusXM to air Live, Call-in “Say Yes to Education” Special   Say Yes to Education’s founder and key staffers to discuss the mission and the...

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Say Yes is good for business in Central New York: Your letters

Monday, September 30, 2013

Say Yes is Good for Business in Central New York: Your Letters To the Editor: As Principals of The Hayner Hoyt Corporation, we have followed with...

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Senator Gillibrand and Say Yes Announce 11 New Colleges

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

  SAY YES TO EDUCATION AND U.S. SENATOR KIRSTEN GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE 11 NEW COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY PARTNERS COMMITTED TO TUITION AID FOR URBAN...

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President Obama highlights Say Yes to Education in Buffalo and Syracuse

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

See below for Video Clips and News Coverage

Video Clip: President Obama Notes Say Yes in Buffalo: http://www.c-spanvideo.org/clip/4462538            “Folks...

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Jacques Steinberg on the Today Show

Monday, August 12, 2013

How to Save, Plan for College

How to save, plan for college If you have a newborn, you’ll need to start saving nearly $500 a month to pay for a public university tuition....

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School Improvement Is Citywide Effort in Syracuse

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

School Improvement Is Citywide Effort in Syracuse By Sarah D. Sparks Syracuse, N.Y. For Syracuse, N.Y., “educating the whole child” is...

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A Promise Fulfilled

Friday, August 2, 2013

Syracuse University Graduates its first class of Say Yes Scholars

A Promise Fulfilled Syracuse University graduates its first class of Say Yes Scholars By Christine Yackel Syracuse University’s 159th Commencement...

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Say Yes Honors Philadelphia Grads

Monday, July 1, 2013

  Local Organization Honors Recent High School Grads   By Justin Udo PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – ‘Say Yes to Education’ is a non-profit...

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80 Percent of Say Yes to Education Philadelphia Chapter Students Graduate High School on Time, are Accepted to College

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Say Yes program began working with Class of 2013 when they were in kindergarten; No students have dropped out & those remaining are expected to graduate next year.

Philadelphia, PA -- Say Yes to Education Inc., a national non-profit organization committed to increasing high school and college graduation rates...

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Columbia Law Professor Lauds Say Yes Syracuse in Article about Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Fisher' Is Not the Point Tim Foley for The Chronicle Enlarge Image By Susan P. Sturm The U.S. Supreme Court's decision today in Fisher v....

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Say Yes scholar Ellie Law adventures in Africa

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Read about Say Yes scholar Ellie Law's adventures in Africa in Jackals, Sands, and a Fractured Tibia?

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