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CDI Hosts Annual FAFSA Night

01.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

On Wednesday, January 16th, CDI hosted our FAFSA and Financial Aid Night from 6 – 7:30 p.m. High school seniors, college Scholars, and their parents were invited …

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CDI Featured on WAMU’s Community Minute

12.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Every month, WAMU 88.5 highlights two local non-profits in their Community Minute. CDI is proud to be one of the featured non-profits for the month of December. …

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CDI Scholars Leading the Way: Mauricio Novoa

11.27.2013  |  No Comments ››

Mauricio Novoa (Wheaton H.S. ’10, Gettysburg College ’14) oversees tutoring for the LIU Migrant Education Program. Give a brief description of the organization and your role in …

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CDI Scholars Leading the Way: Isabel Argoti

11.27.2013  |  No Comments ››

Isabel Argoti (Albert Einstein H.S. ’12, University of Virginia ’16) is the co-founder and secretary of U.Va.’s chapter of the SLU sorority. Give a brief description of …

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Care Packaging with Love

03.04.2014  |  No Comments ››

By Michele Flores, Counselor Care packages have been making college students happy for years. These packages usually contain favorite items or treats and are sent by loved ones …

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Stop Procrastinating… Now!

02.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

By David Romanelli, Counselor We all procrastinate — it’s a simple fact. Most of the time it occurs more with unpleasant tasks: cleaning that dirty pan from last …

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Who Benefits from College and Why

06.04.2013  |  No Comments ››

Founder Nina W. Marks appeared on “The Diane Rehm Show” on May 8, 2013. “For years the mantra has been: get a college degree if you possibly …

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Low-income Students Can Get into Selective Colleges

06.04.2013  |  No Comments ››

Founder Nina W. Marks and President Dr. Rachel Y. Mazyck published this article in the May 3rd edition of The Washington Post. “Each April, the tables are …

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Care Packaging with Love

03.04.2014  |  No Comments ››

By Michele Flores, Counselor Care packages have been making college students happy for years. These packages usually contain favorite items or treats and are sent by loved ones …

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Image courtesy of Stuart Miles/FreeDigitalPhotos.net.

Stop Procrastinating… Now!

02.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

By David Romanelli, Counselor We all procrastinate — it’s a simple fact. Most of the time it occurs more with unpleasant tasks: cleaning that dirty pan from last …

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Image courtesy of graur razvan ionut/FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Care Packaging with Love

03.04.2014  |  No Comments ››

By Michele Flores, Counselor Care packages have been making college students happy for years. These packages usually contain favorite items or treats and are sent by loved ones …

Continue Reading »

Image courtesy of Stuart Miles/FreeDigitalPhotos.net.

Stop Procrastinating… Now!

02.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

By David Romanelli, Counselor We all procrastinate — it’s a simple fact. Most of the time it occurs more with unpleasant tasks: cleaning that dirty pan from last …

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