In The News

Viewpoint: Tapping hometown talent is good for business (Gene Austin, Bazaarvoice), Austin BUsiness Journal, August 26, 2016

Breakthrough Austin on ‘We Are Austin,’ KEYE, We Are Austin, July 26, 2016

First-Generation College Students in Austin Share Journeys to High School Graduation, KUT Radio, June 20, 2016

Breakthrough Students Intern at Rock Hall of Fame – Time Warner Cable News, June 7, 2016

For this Breakthrough student, balancing work and school is key to composing an ideal future – KUT, March 15, 2016

Breakthrough Austin receives $1 million donation – Austin American-Statesman, March 1, 2016

Former Freescale CEO donates $1 million to Breakthrough Austin – Austin Business Journal, February 25, 2016

Breakthrough Austin helps students graduate – KVUE, January 9, 2016

Breakthrough Austin prepares students for college – Time Warner Cable News, January 9, 2016

Stop the Drop: Engaging Students in Their Futures – KLRU, December 17, 2015

Why I Support Breakthrough Austin – MayaSmart.com, November 9, 2015

Barrio Writers Works: Karen – KLRU, September 18, 2015

The Months Between: How Three Austin High School Grads Made it to College – KUT, September 8-9, 2015

Breaking Through: The College of Education and an Austin Nonprofit Develop Winning Partnership – .Edu, September 2, 2015

Festive celebration marks Breakthrough Austin’s success – Austin American Statesman, July 8, 2015

Central Texas students fight “summer melt” between high school and college – KUT, July 7, 2015

Breakthrough Austin creates first-generation college students – Fox 7, May 16, 2015

Breakthrough Austin paves the way for higher education – Manor Community News, Apr. 9, 2015

American Graduate Nomination: Ivanna Crippa, Breakthrough Program Coordinator – KLRU Blog, Apr. 4, 2015

The cost of tuition is not what holds students back – Austin Monthly, April 2015

Breakthrough Austin’s Beat the Odds Benefit – Waterways Magazine, Spring 2015

Breakthrough Austin receives $1.6 million scholarship fund – Austin Villager, Nov. 14, 2014

Breakthrough announced 1.6 million scholarship fund at Beat the Odds Benefit – Austin Business Journal, Nov. 14, 2014

Breakthrough Austin’s Beat The Odds Benefit – Austin Monthly, Nov. 7, 2014

Life Changing Breakthrough Austin Summer of Learning – West Austin News, Oct. 15, 2014

Grant fund will help Austin schools add services for needy students – Austin American Statesman, Oct. 7, 2014

Breakthrough Austin provides Academic Support to Manor ISD students – Manor ISD Newsletter

The Summer of Work – and Opportunity – Austin Business Journal, Aug. 29, 2014

Samsung at Breakthrough Visitors Day – Austin Business Journal, Aug. 8, 2014

Profiles in Power: Kelly Ballard of Bazaarvoice, Breakthrough champion – Austin Business Journal, Aug. 8, 2014

Breakthrough Student Honored by City of Austin – Austin Business Journal, July 25, 2014

Breakthrough’s St. Andrew’s Summer Middle School Program – Time Warner Cable News, July 22, 2014

Breakthrough Graduation Celebration – West Austin News, June 26, 2014

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