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Gateway U Newark: Community is Everything

Gateway U makes college accessible for Newark residents who’ve traditionally been underserved by our post-secondary system.

By Sarah Vega 

All smiles. Young woman playing Jenga.
All smiles. Young woman playing Jenga.

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