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The End of College or the University of Everywhere

When education policy wonk Kevin Carey looks into the future, he sees the end of traditional colleges and universities and he says that's a good thing.

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    Adjunct voices

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The campus of the University of Chicago. Kevin Carey says most students of the future won't be going to traditional college campuses. Photo: Wikipedia.

The End of College or the University of Everywhere

When education policy wonk Kevin Carey looks into the future, he sees the end of traditional colleges and universities and he says that's a good thing.

Recent Posts

  • 03.18.15

    UnRetirement

    Today older Americans are heading back to school in record numbers. Many have already started a career, but want to gain knowledge or skills that can make them more competitive in the workplace. Colleges and universities are grappling with the needs of a changing population of students.
  • 03.11.15

    The Test

    In her new book,“The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing–But You Don’t Have to Be,” NPR Education Blogger Anya Kamenetz examines the role testing plays in American public education.
  • 03.04.15

    An Administrator Responds to Adjunct Protests

    Last week, we talked about growing dissent among adjunct college instructors who claim they’re not getting compensated fairly for the work they do. This week we’ll hear from someone who has dealt with this issue from the administration side.
  • 02.26.15

    Adjunct voices

    Ahead of National Adjunct Walkout Day on February 25th, American RadioWorks asked adjunct professors around the country how things are going for them. The short answer? Not well.

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PELOSI, NANCY, Democratic Party
California

Total number of trips - 6
Total cost of trips - $9,352.75

Average cost per trip - $1,558.79
Total number of days spent traveling - 14 days
Rank of representative - 438 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - U.K.-U.S. Center for Local Government, Oxford University
Dates - May 11, 2000 - May 14, 2000 (4 days)
Location(s) - Oxford, England

Purpose - Lecturer at seminar
Notes - Dates at personal expense: 5/13/00-5/14/00

Travel Cost - $1,350.20
Lodging Cost - $200.00
Meal Cost - $80.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,630.20

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Boeing Inc.
Dates - April 18, 2000 - April 18, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Seal Beach, CA

Purpose - Tour of Boeing Seal Beach facility
Notes -

Travel Cost - $571.30
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $8.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $579.30

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Faith and Politics Institute
Dates - March 2, 2001 - March 4, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - AL

Purpose - Civil Rights pilgrimage
Notes - Accompanied by child Christine Pelosi

Travel Cost - $1,442.00
Lodging Cost - $428.00
Meal Cost - $300.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,170.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Todo Puerto Rico con Vieques
Dates - July 14, 2001 - July 16, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - Vieques, Puerto Rico

Purpose - Fact finding
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,177.00
Lodging Cost - $732.00
Meal Cost - $20.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,929.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Dates - February 9, 2002 - February 10, 2002 (2 days)
Location(s) - Miami, FL

Purpose - speech
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,536.00
Lodging Cost - $308.25
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,844.25

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Girl Scouts of Talus Rock Council
Dates - April 4, 2005 - April 4, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - Johnstown, PA

Purpose - Keynote speaker at Girl Scouts' annual fundraising dinner
Notes - One way: NYC (Teterboro Airport) to Johnstown, PA (flight donated to Girl Scouts by L. Robert Kimball & Associates)

Travel Cost - $1,200.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,200.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
The campus of the University of Chicago. Kevin Carey says most students of the future won't be going to traditional college campuses. Photo: Wikipedia.

The End of College or the University of Everywhere

When education policy wonk Kevin Carey looks into the future, he sees the end of traditional colleges and universities and he says that's a good thing.

Recent Posts

  • 03.18.15

    UnRetirement

    Today older Americans are heading back to school in record numbers. Many have already started a career, but want to gain knowledge or skills that can make them more competitive in the workplace. Colleges and universities are grappling with the needs of a changing population of students.
  • 03.11.15

    The Test

    In her new book,“The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing–But You Don’t Have to Be,” NPR Education Blogger Anya Kamenetz examines the role testing plays in American public education.
  • 03.04.15

    An Administrator Responds to Adjunct Protests

    Last week, we talked about growing dissent among adjunct college instructors who claim they’re not getting compensated fairly for the work they do. This week we’ll hear from someone who has dealt with this issue from the administration side.
  • 02.26.15

    Adjunct voices

    Ahead of National Adjunct Walkout Day on February 25th, American RadioWorks asked adjunct professors around the country how things are going for them. The short answer? Not well.