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IBM Leader: “New Collar” Jobs Require Skills, Not 4-Year Degrees

by Ginni Rometty | December 16, 2016
Today, leaders in business, government and across civil society in the U.S. and around the worl [...] Read more

How Congress Can Fix Student Debt

by Beth Akers and Matthew M. Chingos, The Fiscal Times | December 15, 2016
Higher education reform will be front and center in 2017, as historic levels of public concern [...] Read more

Arkansas Governor’s Free Tuition Plan

by Kelly P. Kissel, Associated Press | December 13, 2016
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas legislators will fight in the 2017 session over education i [...] Read more

Removing Obstacles to Success

by Olga Rodriguez and Marisol Cuellar Mejia | December 09, 2016
Most students entering California’s community colleges – especially Latino, African America [...] Read more

Board Members: Land Deal Would Raise Funds for Education

by Craig Mann, Huong NGuyen and Rudy Nasol | December 08, 2016
As former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan said, “Education is the premise of prog [...] Read more

How Can We Make College More Affordable?

by Mary Daly | December 06, 2016
This is an important question and one that I don’t have an easy solution for. But there are t [...] Read more
Start Talking About College Early

Start Talking About College Early

by Jill A. Goedeken | December 02, 2016
Basic conversations about the importance of going to college and the reason of going is linked [...] Read more

Apply Common Sense to Nursing Degree Debate

| December 01, 2016
If rest is the best medicine and an apple a day keeps the doctor away, then common sense needs [...] Read more