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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

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  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Back to all reports

NASDAQ - $149,019.33 spent on 37 trips
48.0% spent on Democratic Party
3.3% spent on Independent Party
48.7% spent on Republican Party

BIGGERT, JUDY - Republican Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - a summit to augment the relationships and concerns between business leaders and government officials
Total Cost - $4,270.78

CARSON, JULIA - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - leadership summit
Total Cost - $1,807.10

CRANE, PHILIP M - Republican Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - To participate in the NASDAQ Leadership Summit, where we discussed the federal budget deficit, outsourcing, expensing of stock options and legal reform.
Total Cost - $4,484.40

DAVIS, ARTUR GENESTRE - Democratic Party
March 14, 2003 - March 14, 2003 (1 days)
Birmingham, AL
Purpose - Ringing of morning bell at NASDAQ
Total Cost - $681.73

DELAY, THOMAS DALE - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 29, 2003 (2 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ leadership summit
Total Cost - $2,218.50

DICKS, NORM D - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Leadership summit for dialogue between business leaders and government officials to discuss ways to stimulate its economy
Total Cost - $6,657.05

DICKS, NORM D - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004 (3 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ Leadership Summit - dialogue between business leaders and government officials
Total Cost - $4,358.90

DREIER, DAVID - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 29, 2003 (2 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Speech
Total Cost - $3,051.50

FERGUSON, MIKE - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - Educational/participant in panel at conference (NASDAQ Leadership Summit)
Total Cost - $3,653.05

FOSSELLA, VITO MR - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Fact finding
Total Cost - $3,037.00

GREENWOOD, JAMES C - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 30, 2003 (3 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ leadership summit
Total Cost - $6,943.00

ISAKSON, JOHN HARDY - Republican Party
July 21, 2001 - July 21, 2001 (1 days)
Nashville, TN
Purpose - Speaking engagement
Total Cost - $787.00

KANJORSKI, PAUL E - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL - Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - Participating in NASDAQ Leadership Summit - sat on panel with other government officials and business leaders re: ways to stimulate US economy
Total Cost - $8,049.84

LUCAS, KENNETH RAY - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 7, 2004 (6 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - legislative study and fact finding
Total Cost - $4,403.90

MCCARTHY, CAROLYN - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ leadership summit
Total Cost - $3,157.55

MCINNIS, SCOTT - Republican Party
March 27, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (5 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Leadership Summit
Total Cost - $4,696.90

MCINNIS, SCOTT - Republican Party
April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004 (3 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - leadership summit--served on panel
Total Cost - $5,612.80

MEEKS, GREGORY W - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Dialogue between business leaders & gov't officials
Total Cost - $6,649.05

MILLER, BRAD - Democratic Party
March 14, 2003 - March 14, 2003 (1 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - To study the workings of the NASDAQ Market; tour of NASDAQ Marketsite
Total Cost - $646.99

MOORE, DENNIS - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004 (3 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - dialogue with NASDAQ listed businesses
Total Cost - $5,719.80

MOORE, DENNIS - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Purpose - Attend and participate in the NASDAQ Leadership Summit
Total Cost - $7,182.05

RILEY, BOB - Republican Party
May 20, 2001 - May 21, 2001 (2 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - educational visit to NASDAQ Stock Market, participation in opening of NASDAQ Stock Market
Total Cost - $1,393.62

ROSS, MICHAEL A - Democratic Party
March 13, 2003 - March 13, 2003 (1 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - learn about securities market issues
Total Cost - $937.49

ROYCE, ED - Republican Party
March 29, 2004 - March 29, 2004 (1 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - to learn about market structure issues
Total Cost - $287.14

RYUN, JIM R - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL - Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - leadership summit
Total Cost - $6,657.05

SANDLIN, MAX - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - dialogue between business leaders and government officials regarding stimulating economy
Total Cost - $4,100.05

TOOMEY, PATRICK - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - dialogue on U.S. economy between business leaders and government officials
Total Cost - $5,932.05

WELLER, GERALD C JERRY - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - speak at NASDAQ leadership summit
Total Cost - $4,334.40

BENNETT, ROBERT F - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 30, 2003 (3 days)
Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ leadership summit
Total Cost - $4,179.00

BREAUX, JOHN B - Democratic Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Key Biscayne, FL
Purpose - to participate in a Congressional Retreat concerning "Stimulating the U.S. Economy to Compete in the Global Arena"
Total Cost - $6,299.50

BREAUX, JOHN B - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - to speak to CEOs of Nasdaq and other Members of Congress on today's key policy issues
Total Cost - $274.70

BURNS, CONRAD R - Republican Party
April 3, 2004 - April 3, 2004 (1 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Participate in panel
Total Cost - $1,278.70

ALLEN, GEORGE - Republican Party
March 28, 2003 - March 31, 2003 (4 days)
Naples, FL
Purpose - Speaking engagement at NASDAQ leadership summit, a dialogue between leaders and government officials. Trip in 2003, signed & filed in 2003
Total Cost - $5,327.34

ALLARD, A WAYNE - Republican Party
April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004 (3 days)
FL
Purpose - Educational discussions on economic issues and financial reforms
Total Cost - $4,484.40

SANDERS, BERNARD - Independent Party
April 3, 2004 - April 8, 2004 (6 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ Leadership Summit - Dialogue / meeting between business leaders from the NASDAQ listed community and government officials
Total Cost - $4,931.60

GUTIERREZ, LUIS V - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004 (3 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - NASDAQ Leadership Summit - participant
Total Cost - $6,049.00

KANJORSKI, PAUL E - Democratic Party
April 2, 2004 - April 5, 2004 (4 days)
Miami, FL
Purpose - Participate in 2004 NASDAQ Leadership Summit - dialogue between business leaders from the NASDAQ listed community and government officials to discuss economic issues US faces today
Total Cost - $4,484.40

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.