Marissa Alayna Navarro is a research assistant for Postsecondary Education at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Navarro worked at the University of Alabama’s Crossroads Community Engagement Center as a collaborative engagement coordinator. She is also an alumna of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, where she interned with Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI).
Navarro graduated from the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree with honors in international studies and Spanish. Her studies focused on Latin America, Spanish literature, and pop culture.
By Marissa Alayna Navarro
|The State of Higher Education Spending From the CARES Act||Center for American Progress||January 29, 2021|
|Hispanic-Serving Institutions Need $1 Billion More in Federal Funding||Center for American Progress||December 8, 2020|
|College Signing Day and the Coronavirus: Improving College Admissions During the Pandemic||Center for American Progress||April 30, 2020|
|Trump’s Latest Budget Proposal Would Deepen the Student Debt Crisis||Center for American Progress||February 10, 2020|
|Black and Latinx Students Are Getting Less Bang for Their Bachelor’s Degrees||Center for American Progress||January 23, 2020|
|Restoring the Promise of Higher Education||Center for American Progress||October 16, 2019|