Monthly Archives: July 2011

Gaming the College-Going System

By Watson Scott Swail, President & CEO, Educational Policy Institute/EPI International With the push for 20 million more college graduates in America, there is increasing pressure on institutions to produce more degrees. As one might surmise, this is producing a … Continue reading

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Major League Baseball/Major League University

July 15, 2011 By Gerald B. Kauvar, Ph.D. Research Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration, The George Washington University and Stephen Joel Trachtenberg, President Emeritus and Professor of Public Service, The George Washington University We go to the ballpark … Continue reading

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College 2.0

By Watson Scott Swail, President & CEO, Educational Policy Institute/EPI International Last week, the Chronicle of Higher Education, in partnership with Moody’s, released a new survey of 500 CFOs at colleges and universities in the US. Given the economic conditions, … Continue reading

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Adding Important Transparency to Higher Education

By Watson Scott Swail, President & CEO, Educational Policy Institute/EPI International Happy Canada Day and Happy Independence Day everyone, In the late 1990s, I worked for the College Board and co-directed the Trends in Student Aid and Trends in College Pricing reports.  These reports, to … Continue reading

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