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What Can We Learn from Law School?

book_alt2 icon Report Julie Morgan explains how looking at issues in legal education can help us better understand the problems that face all colleges.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Including More Student Voices in Higher Education Policymaking

book_alt2 icon Report Julie Margetta Morgan and Tsuki Hoshijima look at the role students play in higher education policy, and ways to make students’ voices a more powerful part of the higher education policy conversation.

By Julie Margetta Morgan and Tsuki Hoshijima | Monday, November 21, 2011

The ‘Personalization’ of Higher Education

article icon Issue Brief The use of technology in higher education will help students understand and craft the education experience they want for themselves.

By Louis Soares | Tuesday, October 4, 2011

New Financial Aid Award Letters Should Be Mandatory

As the Department of Education develops a model letter on college student aid, Julie Margetta Morgan recommends the letter be compulsory to enable students to compare costs across schools.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Monday, September 12, 2011

Unequal Aid

book_alt2 icon Report Crosby Burns discusses the federal financial aid process for LGBT applicants and families headed by same-sex couples.

By Crosby Burns | Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Repealing Rules Helps Colleges but Hurts Students

Julie Margetta Morgan argues that policymakers should be working with the Education Department to adopt sensible rules that address gaps in our higher education system—not retracting the rules altogether.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Friday, June 24, 2011

Knowing What Colleges Already Know About You

Julie Margetta Morgan takes economist Richard Thaler’s idea that companies should disclose confidential information they gather on their on consumers and applies it to higher education.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Friday, May 13, 2011

Buying College

book_alt2 icon Report Julie Margetta Morgan outlines how the federal government can be more effective at helping students make choices about college.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Monday, March 14, 2011

Protecting the Federal Investment in Higher Education

The gainful employment rule protects student and taxpayer investment in higher education.

By Rebecca Salay and Julie Margetta Morgan | Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Giving Students the Gift of Time

Students need the right tools to make better decisions about their college options, writes Julie Margetta Morgan.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Monday, February 28, 2011

Ensuring Gainful Employment

A proposed rule that would ensure students graduating from career education programs could repay their debts doesn’t preclude other important regulations, writes Julie Margetta Morgan.

By Julie Margetta Morgan | Thursday, February 24, 2011

Disrupting College

book_alt2 icon Report We must adjust our focus and policies to make quality postsecondary education affordable to more people, write Clayton M. Christensen, Michael B. Horn, Louis Caldera, and Louis Soares.

By Clayton M. Christensen, Michael B. Horn, Louis Soares, and Louis Caldera | Tuesday, February 8, 2011

The Social Life of College Information

book_alt2 icon Report Julie Margetta Morgan and Louis Soares on ways to enhance the college decision-making process for students and their families.

By Julie Margetta Morgan and Louis Soares | Friday, December 3, 2010

Defendiendo los Fondos Pell

Pat Garofalo explica por qué la financiación de este programa que ayuda a los estudiantes de bajos ingresos a asistir a la universidad contribuye al bien común y la fortaleza económica de nuestra nación.

By Pat Garofalo | Monday, November 15, 2010

Defending Pell Grants: Higher Education Is Key to Our Nation’s Economic Competitiveness

Pat Garofalo explains why funding for this program to help low-income students attend college contributes to the common good and economic strength of our nation.

By Pat Garofalo | Wednesday, November 10, 2010