Top stories in higher ed for Thursday
Lumina Foundation is committed to increasing the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees, certificates and other credentials to 60 percent by 2025.
November 2, 2017
The Department of Education Is Pulling the Rug Out From Under Student-Parents
Natalie Pattillo, Pacific Standard
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A federally funded program that supports low-income student-parents by providing campus-based childcare services may be in jeopardy, putting many at risk of pursuing their higher education dreams.

A Data Paradox
Lindsay McKenzie, Inside Higher Ed
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Tech companies are collecting an enormous amount of data from universities and colleges, but even big players like Microsoft seem unsure how best to harness the potential of this assembled information.
Educational Breakthroughs Fuel Economic Development
Kirk Johannesen, The Republic (Indiana)
Where the STEM Jobs Are (and Where They Aren't)
Steve Lohr, The New York Times
Transfer Students Valued, But…
AACC 21st Century Center
What Colleges Want in an Applicant (Everything)
Eric Hoover, The New York Times
Opinion: Welcoming Veterans to College Campus
Thomas J. Botzman, University Business Magazine
Where We Are Now
Douglas J. Guth, Community College Daily
A Degree? Easy. Getting an Education? That's Another Story.
David Kidwell, Crain's Chicago Buisness (Illinois)
The State of College Completion Initiatives at U.S. Community Colleges
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
Wait Begins for Free Community College
Lisa Renner, Capitol Weekly (California)
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