Bard Prison Project Is Pairing Graduates With Employers

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The Bard Prison Initiative (BPI), a privately funded college baccalaureate program that started in 1999, now provides college education to more than 300 students in six locations within the New York state prison system, reports NPR. Last year, in addition to education, BPI started a pilot program to pair graduates with employers to give them yearlong professional internships. "We simply . . .

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