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YPIE Education Summit

Due to these uncertain times, the YPIE Education Summit is postponed, with hopes to reschedule as circumstances permit. 


Whether in high school or college, now more than ever, YPIE students need our attention as they navigate this challenging time. We deeply appreciate your support and interest in helping more young people on the path to college success.

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"Can a college education today provide real opportunity to young Americans seeking to improve their station in life?" 


YPIE is honored to welcome New York Times best-selling author Paul Tough to share his latest research and discuss all that matters in keeping more young people engaged, enrolled, and on the path to success.



Paul Tough

Author, Speaker, Journalist


Friday, March 27th



Yonkers Riverfront Library

1 Larkin Center, Yonkers
(across from Yonkers Metro North Station)

Purchase or Reserve Books


Books will be available for purchase at the event, with thanks to our local bookseller Womrath Bookshop. To purchase or reserve copies of this book in advance, please contact:
Womrath Bookshop
76 Pondfield Road
Bronxville, NY 10708
(914) 337-0199


About Paul Tough

Paul Tough is the author, most recently, of The Years That Matter Most: How College Makes or Breaks Us, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. His three previous books include the best-selling How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character. He is a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine and a speaker on various topics including education, poverty, parenting, and politics. Visit

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