Posts by Mark Huelsman

This week, New York became the first state in the country to return to a guarantee of tuition-free college for students at state public colleges and universities. The move is being touted as a...
April 11, 2017 | Mark Huelsman
Community colleges are doing more heavy-lifting than we think. So hints a new snapshot report from the National Student Clearinghouse, which found that half of all students who completed a bachelor’s...
March 30, 2017 | Mark Huelsman
Today marks an annual rite of spring for American workers, who across the country are joining in solidarity for a massive work slowdown, sending a strong message to employers that the decoupling of...
March 16, 2017 | Mark Huelsman
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is a massive revenue-generating event, with implications beyond the $10 many of us wasted by entering our office March Madness pools (thanks a heap, Michigan...
March 24, 2016 | Mark Huelsman
The fourth quarter of the Obama presidency has been relatively active when it comes to higher education. Last year alone, the Administration announced a proposal to make two years of community...
January 12, 2016 | Mark Huelsman
This weekend, Kevin Carey, head of New America’s Education Policy Program, penned a piece for the New York Times featuring the story of Liz Kelley, a parochial school teacher whose student loan...
December 1, 2015 | Mark Huelsman
Saturday night’s Democratic Presidential debate didn’t exactly involve the made-for-TV adventures that have marked the Republican primary and its four (not including the kids’ table!) debates thus...
November 16, 2015 | Mark Huelsman