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CCRC Researchers Attend White House Meeting on Free Community College

CCRC Researchers Attend White House Meeting on Free Community College

CCRC Director Thomas Bailey and Senior Research Associate Judith Scott-Clayton attended a White House meeting January 20 to discuss President Obama’s free community college proposal with other researchers and senior policy officials.

New Metrics to Help Institutions and States Improve Transfer

New Metrics to Help Institutions and States Improve Transfer

New research from the Community College Research Center (CCRC), in collaboration with the Aspen Institute and the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, breaks down transfer outcomes by state and reveals wide gaps in the rates at which students transfer and earn a bachelor’s degree.

Shanna Smith Jaggars to Take New Position at The Ohio State University

Shanna Smith JaggarsCCRC Assistant Director Shanna Smith Jaggars has been appointed Director of Student Success Research for the Office of Distance Education and E-Learning at The Ohio State University in Columbus. She will transition into her new role in February 2016 but will continue to collaborate with CCRC thereafter as a research affiliate.

Shanna Smith Jaggars Speaks on Disrupting Traditional Models of Education at The Economist's Higher Education Forum

Shanna Smith Jaggars Speaks on Disrupting Traditional Models of Education at The Economist's Higher Education Forum

Shanna Smith Jaggars spoke on a panel at The Economist’s 2015 Higher Education Forum that addressed the future of alternative credentialing.

Scott-Clayton Testifies at Senate HELP Committee Hearing on College Affordability

Scott-Clayton Testifies at Senate HELP Committee Hearing on College Affordability

Judith Scott-Clayton spoke at the Senate HELP committee's hearing on college affordability on June 3, and made recommendations to reduce complexity in the federal aid application and loan repayment processes.