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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.

Recent Posts

  • 03.18.15

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    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.
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Back to The Data

Office of

Philip Crane


Total cost of 24 office trips: $148,794.50


Trips by Philip Crane
Total cost of congressperson's 15 trips: $124,972.21

Destination: AVENTURA, FLORIDA
Sponsor: BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT INC.
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN PANEL DISCUSSIONS ON THE FUTURE OF LAW FROM A CONGRESSIONAL STANDPOINT
Date: Jan 19, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,766.83
source

Destination: TAMPA FLORIDA
Sponsor: Port of Tampa Propeller Club
Purpose: PROVIDE LEGISLATIVE UPDATE ON STATUS OF PNTR WITH CHINA WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON THE PHOSPHATE INDUSTRY
Date: Feb 20, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,088.62
source

Destination: ROME, ITALY
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: IN-DEPTH DISCUSSIONS OF PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES AFFECTING US-ITALIAN RELATIONS
Date: Nov 24, 2000 (8 days)
Expense: $9,120.00
source

Destination: SINGAPORE - VIETNAM
Sponsor: US-Asean Business Council
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Apr 6, 2001 (9 days)
Expense: $19,562.00
source

Destination: EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose:
Date: Aug 10, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $12,286.16
source

Destination: BOCA RATON, FL
Sponsor: Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Purpose: TO SPEAK ON LEG. ISSUES OF THE WAYS & MEANS CMTE RELEVANT TO CME
Date: Mar 15, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $5,381.66
source

Destination: ANTIQUA & BARBUDAS-BARBADOS
Sponsor: Inter-American Economic Council
Purpose: MEETING WITH GOVERNMENT AND BUSINESS LEADERS TO DISCUSS THE ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF THE REGION; TO DISCUSS ONGOING TRADE INITIATIVES IN THE REGION
Date: Jan 15, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $8,123.52
source

Destination: BOCA RATON, FL
Sponsor: CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE; CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT ON CONG. PANEL-FUTURES INDUSTRY ASSN. CONF.
Date: Mar 13, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $5,583.40
source

Destination: LONDON, U.K.
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: AS CHAIRMAN OF THE WAYS AND MEANS SUBCOMMITTEE ON TRADE, CONGRESSMAN CRANE PARTICIPATED IN EVENTS FOCUSING ON THE UPCOMING WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO) MINISTERIAL IN CANCUN, MEXICO
Date: Aug 9, 2003 (6 days)
Expense: $18,650.40
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC-LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE 2004 INTERNATIONAL CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW (CES); TO PARTICIPATE IN THE LEADERS IN TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM PROVIDING A "HANDS ON" OPPORTUNITY TO EXPERIENCE KEY TECHNOLOGIES AND DISCUSS ISSUES SUCH AS INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, SALES TAX HOLIDAYS, A
Date: Jan 7, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $5,493.64
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV-SAN DIEGO, CA-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE, WHICH PROVIDES A COMPREHENSIVE OVERVIEW OF THE CONDITION OF THE RAILROADS AND AN EXAMINATION OF CURRENT TRANSPORTATION POLICY ISSUES, INCLUDING RAIL SAFETY, ECONOMIC REGULATION, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, TA
Date: Jan 16, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $6,655.80
source

Destination: CAMBRIDGE, MD
Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL; CONSERVATIVE MEMBERS RETREAT
Date: Jan 21, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $670.06
source

Destination: FLORIDA
Sponsor: Chicago Board of Trade
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN "WASHINGTON OUTLOOK" PROGRAM DURING THE FUTURES INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 18, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $5,062.23
source

Destination: MIAMI, FL
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NASDAQ LEADERSHIP SUMMIT, WHERE WE DISCUSSED THE FEDERAL BUDGET DEFICIT, OUTSOURCING, EXPENSING OF STOCK OPTIONS AND LEGAL REFORM.
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $4,484.40
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL-BUDAPEST, HUNGARY-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: TO DISCUSS VARIOUS INTERNATIONAL TAX AND TRADE ISSUES WITH EU OFFICIALS
Date: Nov 6, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $19,043.49
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Philip Crane

Bryce Dustman
James Hayes
Shalla Ross
Emanuel Rossman
Andrew Shore
Michele Taultin



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.