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Information about Hack the Gates and Hack the Gates: The Convening can be found on this page.
For more information or interview requests, please contact:

Marie Bigham
Founder/Leader,ACCEPT
leaders@acceptgroup.org
504-356-3796

Dr. OiYan Poon
Associate Professor of Higher Education & Director of RISE Center of Colorado State University
OiYan.Poon@colostate.edu
970-306-7785

Hack the Gates: The Convening — Fact Sheet

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Press Releases

“Common App and Reach Higher to Join Hack the Gates”

“Rise Center awarded grant to ‘hack the gates’ of college admissions”

Previous Coverage

“RISE Center awarded grant to ‘hack the gates’ of college admissions”
Colorado State University News

“The Admissions Activists Are Here to Make You Uncomfortable”
The Chronicle of Higher Education

Logos

Download Hack the Gates logo package (.zip)

Download ACCEPT logo package (.zip)

Download RISE logo package (.zip)

HTG Team

Marie Bigham (bio)
Founder/Leader, ACCEPT
Coordinator, Hack the Gates: Radically Reimagine Admissions

OiYan Poon (bio)
Associate Professor of Higher Education & Director of RISE Center of Colorado State U
Coordinator, Hack the Gates: Radically Reimagine Admissions

Erin S. Corbett, Ed.D. (bio)
Research Team

Emma Crisci
Common App
Communications

Steve Frappier
Leader, ACCEPT

Sameer Gadkaree
Joyce Foundation

Eileen Galvez (bio)
Graduate Student Team

Adrian H. Huerta, Ph.D.(bio)
Research Team

Jessica Hurtado (bio)
Graduate Student Team

Ozan Jaquette
Webinar #2 speaker

Donald Kamentz
Online engagement planner and facilitator

Douglas Lee (bio)
Graduate Student Team

Federick Ngo, Ph.D. (bio)
Research Team

Eva Nip (bio)
Meeting Planning Team

Daniel Obregon
Common Application
Communications

Lucas Odgen-Davis (bio)
Web Developer

Angel Perez (bio)
Trinity College
Keynote speaker

Sadie Red Wing
Graphic Designer

Karina Salazar
Webinar #2 speaker

Hilary Sedovic (bio)
Meeting Planning Team

Brandi Smith
Leader, ACCEPT

Davin Sweeney
CollegeWise
Webinar #2 moderator

Ted Thornhill, Ph.D. (bio)
Research & Webinar Teams

Paul Tough (bio)
Author
Keynote speaker

Sojourner White (bio)
Convening Planning Team