Listen Order printed publications Publications are shipped at no charge. Special reports The Degree Qualifications Profile A framework for defining the learning and quality that college degrees should signify. (Oct. 2014) quantity The Leadership Model of Philanthropy To create significant and lasting change, a philanthropy must be a leadership organization, setting an agenda for change, and working purposefully and consistently to produce results. (May 2014) quantity A stronger nation through higher education Updated state-by-state college attainment statistics that can serve as a call to action to make higher education more accessible and attainable for all Americans. 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(Fall 2006)quantity Barrier busters Community colleges serve 47 percent of the nation’s African-American undergraduates, 56 percent of Latinos and 57 percent of Native Americans. Learn how two-year institutions help millions of students overcome challenges in the pursuit of postsecondary opportunity. (Winter 2006)quantity Dreams detoured The rising cost of college is a problem, not just for students and families, but also for officials and policy-makers. This issue tackles the college cost issue head on, exploring the problem from the varied perspectives of students, administrators and policy-makers. (Fall 2005)quantity Lifelong lessons Nontraditional students are becoming the norm in postsecondary institutions around the country as adults seek postsecondary education in growing numbers. Adult programs are now found in diverse types of institutions that are responding to the varied needs of adult students. 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