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EDUCATION POLICY
Here’s How a Student ‘Unit Record’ System Could Change Higher Ed

Amy Laitinen and Clare McCann were quoted in The Chronicle of Higher Education about how colleges can better direct their course strategies


EDUCATION POLICY
Trump Budget Would Slash Student Aid and Research

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed about Trump's proposed budget and the implications for student aid.


BETTER LIFE LAB
Why Pretending You Don’t See Race or Gender Is an Obstacle to Equality

Elizabeth Weingarten wrote for Slate about how being color- or gender-blind acts as an obstacle to equality.


POLITICAL REFORM
Yascha Mounk: Is Trump’s Incompetence Saving Us From His Illiberalism?

Yascha Mounk appeared on Vox's podcast The Ezra Klein Show to discuss his research on democracy.


EDUCATION POLICY
Student Loan Program Faces Major Cuts in Trump Budget

Clare McCann was quoted in Consumer Reports on President Trump's proposed budget to Congress and how they would affect student loan programs


EDUCATION POLICY
What Trump’s Proposed 2018 Budget Would Mean for Higher Ed

Clare McCann was quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education on Trump's budget request.


EDUCATION POLICY
Trump Budget Outline Reflects Support for Charter Schools

Clare McCann was quoted in Voice of America on Trump's education budget outline.


EDUCATION POLICY
White House Would Slash Student Aid and NSF

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed on the symbolism of the Trump administration's education budget.


EDUCATION POLICY
Hartle: Trump Education Budget an ‘Assault on College Affordability’

Iris Palmer was quoted in Diverse Issues in Higher Education on the leaked Trump education budget's proposed cuts to Federal Work Study.


POLITICAL REFORM
Democratic Norms Are Under Attack, and Not Just by Trump

Lee Drutman was quoted in a Governing article about how state legislators are eroding democratic norms.


POLITICAL REFORM
Drain the swamp! Is that even possible?

Lee Drutman appeared on the Decode D.C. podcast to discuss whether "draining the swamp" is a realistic goal.


EDUCATION POLICY
Report Proposes Ethical Practices for Use of Predictive Analytics in Higher Ed

Manuela Ekowo and Iris Palmer's predictive analytics research was covered in Campus Technology.