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The measure would give young undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children a pathway to citizenship.
A new ACE brief finds investing in student mental health makes good academic and economic sense. Just how much those investments pay off can be measured using a new online tool created with the Healthy Minds Network.
A seminal ACE report explores the evolving state of race and ethnicity in the higher education landscape and shows that while the number of students of color continues to rise, gaps in access, attainment, and debt levels remain.
The application for the 2020-21 Class of ACE Fellows is now open.
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June 19, 2019
S. Georgia Nugent, president emerita of Kenyon College, gives advice to women on advancing to the college presidency in Inside Higher Ed . . . The Chronicle of Higher Education reports on a National Bureau of Economic Research working paper that...
The GI Bill, a landmark piece of legislation that has helped millions of veterans pay for postsecondary education, marks its 75th anniversary on June 22.
Budget and Appropriations
The House has passed a $982.8 billion minibus spending package that appropriates funding for four separate FY 2020 spending bills, including the one for Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), and Education.
ACE and five other higher education associations have written to House Ways and Means Committee leaders urging support for extending the tuition deduction and repealing the so-called parking tax in two bills scheduled for committee markup.
June 17, 2019
Campus leaders gathered last week in Portland, Oregon to discuss today’s students and the economic realities of our institutions and the nation at the ACE West Summer Summit, "Demonstrating Value: Economic Trends and the Changing Needs of Students.
June 05, 2019
ACE President Ted Mitchell wrote to Sens. Tim Scott (R-SC) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH), thanking the lawmakers for introducing legislation to fix a mistake in the 2017 tax law that affects students on scholarship.
June 03, 2019
Vote comes as the Supreme Court rejects the Trump administration’s request to move swiftly on resolving the legal status of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy.
Security and Crisis Management
A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced the Securing American Science and Technology Act of 2019 (H.R. 3038), legislation that would establish an interagency working group of federal science, intelligence, and security agencies.
May 22, 2019
The House is expected to soon vote on and approve a legislative fix to an error in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affecting students who rely on scholarship aid to pay for their college education.
The House Committee on the Judiciary has approved legislation to provide permanent legal protections and a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers, along with bills addressing the rollback of TPS for people affected by war and natural disasters.
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This event provided an overview to explore the current credential landscape and learn how you can engage with Credential Engine to create credential transparency, improve your organization's ability to demonstrate value and ROI to students and...
Setting goals for college attainment helps to focus public dialogue, identify barriers to completion, and target resources to specific challenges. In this June 18 forum, a diverse group of higher education thought leaders will discuss educational...
Our 100th Annual Meeting will be held March 10–13, 2018 in Washington, DC at the Marriott Marquis.
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