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2012 Help Wanted conference: Addressing the skills gap

Lumina Vice President for Program Development Jim Applegate spoke at the 2012 Help Wanted conference on September 20 in Washington, D.C. The conference brought together business leaders, policy makers, and education innovators to address the skills gap crisis and discuss issues on postsecondary education and the workforce.

Washington D.C., Higher Education Innovation Panel featuring Jim Applegate, Lumina’s Vice President for Program Development, Mark Brenner, SVP, External Affairs, Apollo Group, and Bob Sheets, Director of Research at Business Innovation Services.

The full 8-hour webcast is archived at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce site.

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Stronger Nation 2017 demonstration
Stronger Nation 2017 demonstration
June 19, 2017

A Stronger Nation 2017 report uses Census data to track progress in degree attainment at several levels – nationally, in metropolitan areas, in all 50 states, and down to the county level. It also contains national data and state-specific estimates that show attainment of high-quality postsecondary certificates.