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U.S. First Lady Hosts Bottom Line Students at Education Summit

U.S. First Lady Hosts Bottom Line Students at Education Summit

Two Chicago students who participate in Bottom Line, a high-performing nonprofit that helps low-income and first-generation students get into college, graduate and go far in life, were welcomed to the White House by U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama to take part in the 2015 "Beating the Odds" Summit on July 23, 2015. Sarah Sanchez, a 2015 graduate of Whitney M. Young Magnet High School, Mrs. Obama's alma mater, and Jacob Romero, a 2015 graduate of Chicago's Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy, were among 140 college-bound students to attend the event, which shared tools and strategies to successfully transition to college and the resources they will need to persist and...

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