2015 Lifetime of Learning Conference

September 23rd, 2015 Rich in both higher education and civil rights history, Marion, Alabama, served as an appropriate venue for this year’s Lifetime of Learning Conference. Themed “Engaged Learning as Justice Learning,” the event gathered higher education and...

Meet Our Law & Policy Fellow Lee Gilmer

June 2nd, 2015 Lee graduated from Furman University in 2012 with a degree in history and philosophy and a minor in poverty studies. He currently attends the University of Alabama School of Law and just completed his first year. He was born and raised in Mobile, AL and...

Blueprints End of the Year Celebration

May 26th, 2015 This year was our largest year yet. Over 1,000 students from 11 high schools participated in the Blueprints College Access Initiative, and we worked with 1,400 seniors through our Cash For College Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)...

Phil Campbell Blueprints students prepare to graduate

May 15th, 2015 The morning of May 5th, Phil Campbell High School recognized its students with its annual Awards Day Celebration. During the event, students, administration, and parents applauded the senior class for their successes – the scholarships they have won,...