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Join Us In Chicago For The Red Carpet Premiere Of UNLIKELY, A Feature-Length Documentary That Investigates The College Dropout Crisis And The Systemic Barriers Students Face In Their Pursuit Of An Education And Livable-Wage Career.


Hosted by The Kresge Foundation, The New Press, Moneythink, Partnership for College Completion, and The Joyce Foundation, the premiere will be followed by a panel discussion featuring:

Adam Fenderson - Co-Director, Unlikely

Clarissa Santana - Cast, Unlikely

Becky Klein-Collins - Author, Never Too Late

Ignacio Lopez - President, Harold Washington College

Opening remarks by:
Joshua Lachs - CEO, Moneythink
Bethany Miller - Program Officer, The Kresge Foundation


Doors will open at 6:00 PM and the program will begin at 6:30 PM, with the discussion immediately to follow. Invitations are non-transferable.



ABOUT UNLIKELY

In the US, fewer than 50% of students who start college ever finish, making America’s college completion rates among the worst in the world. Now there are more than 35 million Americans who started college but never finished, leaving them saddled with debt, and behind their peers in earning power. Featuring interviews with LeBron James, Howard Schultz, and our nation's leading voices in education, this penetrating and personal new film investigates America’s college dropout crisis through the lives of five diverse students as they fight for a second chance at opportunity and highlights the innovators reimagining higher education for the 21st century.

Directed by Jaye & Adam Fenderson

Executive Producer: Christopher Gebhardt

Learn More at UnlikelyFilm.com

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