Jamaal Abdul-Alim (BA ’96) Named Education Writers Association Reporting Fellow

The Education Writers Association has named Jamaal Abdul-Alim to its second class of EWA Reporting Fellows, under an initiative aimed at supporting enterprising journalism projects. Abdul-Alim is a senior staff writer for Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. He will be investigating the effectiveness of dual-enrollment models that allow students to earn both a high school diploma and a no-cost associate’s degree in a high-growth field. His report will run as a series of articles running now through this fall.