Act Six Celebrates 59 New College Graduates
This summer Degrees of Change, in partnership with our three Northwest community affiliates, celebrates the newest alumni from our seven Act Six partner colleges in Washington and Oregon. These graduates have records of distinguished leadership, service and academic achievement and bring the number of Act Six alumni to nearly 300! See pictures and a listing of graduates and their degrees at actsix.org.
Ready to Rise Scholars Arrive at Washington College Campuses
This Fall, after a summer of trainings and an outdoor leadership expedition, Ready to Rise sent its first set of 56 scholars to seven different four- and two-year public college campuses across Washington State. Focused on scholars from Clark County, Tacoma, and Yakima Valley, Ready to Rise is Degrees of Change’s newest program designed to be a highly scalable college transition, completion and leadership development program, and complementing the Act Six program’s focus on private, liberal arts colleges.