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Some Disabled Vets to Get Automatic Student Loan Debt Forgiveness

| August 21, 2019
President Donald J. Trump on Wednesday signed a presidential memorandum intended to streamline [...] Read more

King: New Face at the US Education Department

by | August 12, 2019
The U.S. Senate recently con­firmed Robert “Bob” King as assistant secretary for postsecon [...] Read more

Senate Confirms Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education

| July 12, 2019
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Bob King to serve as the Department’s Assistant Secretary f [...] Read more

Schools Can Drop Rescinded Gainful-Employment Rules Early

| July 8, 2019
Dr. Charlie Eaton at the University of California – Merced and Dr. Marybeth Gasman at the Uni [...] Read more

Meeting of HBCU Groups Explores Opportunities

| June 13, 2019
Opportunity zones and STEM opportunities were among key topics discussed Thursday at a meeting [...] Read more

Doing Better By Students When a College Closes

| April 23, 2019
Although college closures are not common occurrences, numerous factors suggest a continuing up [...] Read more

Inmate Education Success Stories Shared at Department Convening

| April 22, 2019
The U.S. Department of Education, which under the Trump administration has advocated transferr [...] Read more

Lauded Special Olympics Program To Continue with Federal Funding

| March 29, 2019
Unified Champion Schools, a Special Olympics educational program that has been saved from the f [...] Read more

Education Leaders Laud Some White House HEA Principles

| March 19, 2019
Education leaders reacted positively to some of the principles outlined by the White House as C [...] Read more

Federal Education Department Releases Budget Proposal

| March 11, 2019
College funding, school safety and school choice are items addressed in the U.S. Department of [...] Read more

Mark A. Brown Appointed Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid

by | March 4, 2019
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has announced the appointment of Mark A. Brown as chief [...] Read more

Legislative Summit Urges Community College Leaders to Advocate

| February 12, 2019
There’s a lot of important legislative and policy change afoot in higher education in 2019, a [...] Read more

Organizations: Better Guidance Needed on School Closures

by | January 9, 2019
Earlier this week, 35 organizations that provide support for students, families, veterans, taxp [...] Read more

2018 Higher Education Highlights

by | December 20, 2018
Like the year before, 2018 has proven to be an important year for issues relating to diversity, [...] Read more

Study Urges Better Post-College Employment Data

| December 11, 2018
Employment data on college graduates needs to be accurate, comprehensive, verifiable, comparabl [...] Read more