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A Year Up : helping young adults move from poverty to professional careers in a single year

Author: Gerald Chertavian
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Group, [2013] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shares the story of a pioneering program that offers low-income young adults training, mentorship, internships, and jobs with leading companies, tracing the progress from admissions through graduation to illuminate student challenges, failures, and successes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Chertavian
ISBN: 9780143123705 014312370X
OCLC Number: 820123636
Notes: "A Plume book."
Description: viii, 358 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: honk for opportunity --
"Yo, God. what are you doing?" --
Brother from another zip code --
Why is he doing this? --
Ping me ... please? --
"You don't have a chance in hell" --
Don't lose it now! --
Oh, pioneers! --
"Reach and strive for 2005!" --
Guilty by association --
"I am having an intern moment" --
Abdul, in a state of grace --
The soul of a new machine --
"We are one year up" --
I think that woman saved my life --
Epilogue: wheels up for opportunity.
Other Titles: Helping young adults move from poverty to professional careers in a single year
Responsibility: Gerald Chertavian.

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Shares the story of a pioneering program that offers low-income young adults training, mentorship, internships, and jobs with leading companies, tracing the progress from admissions through graduation to illuminate student challenges, failures, and successes.

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