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CCRC Awarded Major Federal Grants for Research on STEM in Guided Pathways and English Learners

The National Science Foundation and the Institute of Education Sciences awarded CCRC $3 million and $1.4 million, respectively. 

CCRC in the News

JULY 18, 2019

All the Ways Student Debt Exacerbates Racial Inequality: ‘It’s Like Landing in Quick Sand’

CCRC Senior Research Scholar Judith Scott-Clayton weighed-in for this story on the intersection of systemic racism and student loan debt, telling MarketWatch that for students of color, taking out college loans is a significant risk. 

JULY 17, 2019

Expanding Interest in the Humanities

This Community College Daily story describes how several community colleges around the country are engaging students in the liberal arts. It highlights CCRC's June briefs, which outline the state of the humanities in community colleges.  

JULY 08, 2019

Brewing Battle Over Pell Grants

Congress is considering expanding Pell Grants to short-term job training programs, but CCRC Senior Research Scholar Davis Jenkins told Inside Higher Ed that the credentials students earn from such programs aren't worth the cost of public investment.