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Prisoner re-entry seriesPart IV: From jail cells to dorm rooms
By Gilman Halsted
Thursday, August 9, 2007, 12:00am
Since 1994, prison inmates have been cut off from getting a four-year college degree while they're behind bars. That's when congress eliminated Pell Grants and student loans for prisoners. But a UW-Oshkosh criminology professor is trying to change that. In part four of our Prisoner Reentry series, Gil Halsted reports on the bridge from prison to college...