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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

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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

David Dreier


Total cost of 92 office trips: $158,756.42


Trips by David Dreier
Total cost of congressperson's 20 trips: $26,880.93

Destination: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
Sponsor: Center for The Study of Popular Culture
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Sep 3, 1999 (1 day)
Expense: $2,361.00
source

Destination: DAVOS, SWITZERLAND
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jan 28, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,440.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Sponsor: American International Group Inc
Purpose: FACT FINDING MEETINGS
Date: Apr 3, 2000
Expense: $425.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: American International Group Inc
Purpose: FACT FINDING MEETINGS
Date: Apr 10, 2000
Expense: $300.00
source

Destination: VAIL, COLORADO
Sponsor: Empower America
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Aug 11, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,027.74
source

Destination: GREENWICH, CT
Sponsor: Walker Digital Corporation
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Sep 25, 2000
Expense: $445.00
source

Destination: BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS
Sponsor: TECHNET, MASSACHUSETTS, KEANE INC.
Purpose: TECHNOLOGY MEETING
Date: Oct 2, 2000
Expense: $744.85
source

Destination: DAVOS, SWITZERLAND
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jan 25, 2001 (4 days)
Expense: $3,450.00
source

Destination: BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: MEETINGS
Date: Mar 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $786.00
source

Destination: MIAMI, FL
Sponsor: National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Nov 9, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $500.00
source

Destination: ECUADOR
Sponsor: Galapagos Conservancy
Purpose: TO REVIEW US-ECUADOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND RESOURCES RELATED ISSUES
Date: Jan 15, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $4,798.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: ELECTED LEADERSHIP MEETING
Date: Jan 24, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $190.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: HOUSE/SENATE REPUBLICAN PLANNING CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 30, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $722.50
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: SPEAK AND PARTICIPATE IN MEETINGS WITH WORLD ECONOMIC LEADERS
Date: Feb 1, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,425.50
source

Destination: ST. MICHAELS, MD
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: LEADERSHIP RETREAT
Date: Jan 29, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $717.00
source

Destination: GREENBRIER
Sponsor: Public Governance Institute
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT 2003
Date: Feb 28, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $888.00
source

Destination: MIAMI
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Mar 28, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $3,051.50
source

Destination:
Sponsor: CALIFORNIA DELEGATION RETREAT 2003
Purpose: CA DELEGATION CONFERENCE
Date: Dec 5, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $423.23
source

Destination: ST. MICHAELS, MARYLAND
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: DISCUSS CONGRESSIONAL AGENDA ITEMS FOR THIS SESSION OF CONGRESS
Date: Jan 14, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $900.21
source

Destination: KANSAS CITY
Sponsor: Agricultural Business Council of Kansas City
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT RE: AGRICULTURAL ISSUES
Date: Sep 16, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $285.40
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of David Dreier

Amanda Barnett
Stephanie Blanton
Alisa Do
Eunyoung Do
Vincent Erfe
Todd Gillenwater
Hugh Halpern
Eileen Harley
Amy Heerink
Adam Jarvis
Rachael Leman
Janice Mckinney
E Richard Mills
Lindsay Moorhead
Tara Ord
Amanda Pedigo
William Pitts
Vincent Randazzo
Matthew Reynolds
George Rogers
Brad Smith
Seth Webb



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.