To stimulate and support public discussions relating to affordable excellence, Partners combs through the latest news and trends in higher education, economics and related fields of study that can have the greatest impact on the costs and the standards for excellence at our public universities.
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May 17, 2017
Budget documents obtained by The Washington Post paint a bleak picture for many federal education programs: The newspaper reported on Wednesday that President Trump’s administration plans to cut them by a total of $10.6 billion.Read More
May 11, 2017
The American public has mixed feelings about how well colleges serve the needs of students, according to the results of a poll released on Thursday by New America, a nonpartisan think tank.Read More
April 30, 2017
You don’t need a Ph.D. to understand the math that spells trouble for public higher education in many states.Read More