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A Unique Workforce Development Program Shows Promise in Reducing Inequality and Boosting Economic Growth

By Bob Sullivan | May 5, 2021

Year Up is helping low-income young adults find good jobs. Now it’s up to Year Up and other innovators to convince the government to fund these programs, which have been rigorously shown to substantially increase participants’ earnings.
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Employers toss out degree requirements as college costs rise

By Stephanie Ruhle | Apr 24, 2021

NBC News’ spotlight features our partner, JPMorgan Chase, and Year Up alum, Allie Alcala, alongside our partner Salesforce.
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Top employers like JPMorgan, Bank of America seeking talent beyond just college graduates: Year Up CEO

By Max Zahn with Andy Serwer | Apr 7, 2021

JPMorgan Chase (JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon on Wednesday said 
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Student debt "feels like quicksand." Is loan forgiveness the answer?

By Jean Song | Mar 25, 2021

Year Up alum Jeremy Porter speaks to Jean Song of CBS News Originals about his experience with student debt
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Inside the program helping students without college degrees secure jobs in tech

By Jacob Ward | Jan 1, 2021

NBC News' Jacob ward takes an in-depth look at the "Year up" program that is helping students without college degrees get jobs in the tech industry
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