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Learning With Colleges About How to Enact Whole-College Reforms

In the latest installment in our guided pathways blog series, Alison Kadlec, who co-founded Sova, describes five principles for helping higher education institutions build capacity for large-scale change. 

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DECEMBER 05, 2019

FAFSA: Ask Any College Student. The Federal Student Aid Application Is Needlessly Complex

In this USA Today op-ed, CCRC Senior Research Scholar Judith Scott-Clayton joins other academics in advocating for the bipartisan FAFSA Simplification Act, which they say would meaningfully improve college affordability for both college students and adults pursuing additional job training. 

NOVEMBER 30, 2019

One Way to Graduate College With Less Debt

CCRC Senior Research Scholar Davis Jenkins discussed the benefits of taking college classes while in high school in this CNBC story about a dual enrollment program in Louisiana. 

NOVEMBER 14, 2019

CSCU's Transfer Ticket to Nowhere

In this op-ed, John Mullane, the president and founder of College Transfer Solutions, describes the challenges students in Connecticut face when they try to transfer from a community college to a four-year institution. He cites CCRC's Tracking Transfer report to make the case that Connecticut should institute new policies to help students navigate this process.