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Audrey Fisch

President of More Than Bootstraps, Professor of English, New Jersey City University
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About Audrey

Fisch's research focuses on access and success for first-generation college students. Overarching themes in Fisch's writings include the free tuition fallacy and inequality in higher education

In the News

"Reinstating Tests Is a Step Back for Access," Audrey Fisch, Inside Higher Ed, March 20, 2024.
"The Free Tuition Fallacy," Audrey Fisch, Star Ledger Guest Columnist, True Jersey, July 5, 2021.


"Rethinking Class Introductions" Proquest 48, no. 2 (2020): 239-249.

Discusses a classroom activity of introductions to create connections and community and support the success of all students. Represents a critical site of vulnerability for first-generation students.