TIME MAGAZINE: The Kalamazoo Promise is #145 of the 240 Reasons to Celebrate America
TIME MAGAZINE, July 11, 2016, “240 Reasons to Celebrate America”
145. The city where high school grads go to college for free
by Josh Sanburn
When Doreisha Reed was in elementary school, she thought college was free for everyone. Her teachers spoke about it like it was an extension of high school, as if she had no other option but to attend. And when the teachers talked, they kept bringing up “the Promise.