Photo above: select members of the 12th Wave at the CAP Graduation Gala This June marked a milestone in Making Waves history: the first graduates of Making Waves Academy completed college. The... Read more
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What ideas do 100+ education professionals have about closing the college degree gap? At the inaugural CAP College Success Institute in May, professionals gathered from across the nation—including... Read more
14th Waver, Crystal, remembers when she first dreamed of becoming a pediatrician. “When I was younger, I had a lot of younger cousins who played and got hurt. It was my responsibility to make sure... Read more
Born and raised in Richmond to Yemeni-American immigrant parents, 26-year old Hossain has a big dream in life: level the education landscape for low-income communities. It “developed gradually and... Read more
“I was always afraid, because I knew that college was expensive. When my first child attended college, I did not have any knowledge of the process. It was a traumatic moment for me.” These are the... Read more