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Below are some news and highlights related to prison education:

Expanding higher education services behind bars, The Capital Pressroom (interview) (08/10/22)

U.S. Department of Education Announces Expansion of Second Chance Pell Experiment and Actions to Help Incarcerated Individuals Resume Educational Journeys and Reduce Recidivism (4/26/22)

Big Ideas SUNY Blog (1/3/22) - Why College in Prison Matters

College Opportunities For Incarcerated People, Hudson Valley Press

DOCCS expects Jail to Jobs to net ‘positive results’

SUNY Potsdam Selected as New Second Chance Pell Experimental Site, to Offer Postsecondary Education in Prison

Rockefeller Institute of Government: A Second Chance: College-in-Prison Programs in New York State (6/3/19)

Forging their own new path

Big Ideas SUNY Blog (8/17/17) - Helping Give A Second Chance to Make A Good Impression

First 32 students graduate from prison education program

Hudson Link, C-GCC Award 13 Degrees at First Greene Correctional Facility Commencement

Auburn Prisoners Trade Prison Clothes for Caps and Gowns for a Day

Graduation Day for Auburn Prison Inmates

SUNY Sullivan 19 Graduates, 19 Honor Cords

Why does SUNY Matter?