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Ed researchers: Colleges can do more for students, especially in a bad economy

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American RadioWorks |
Josipa Roksa and Richard Arum, co-authors of Aspiring Adults Adrift. (Photo:  Social Science Research Council)

Ed researchers: Colleges can do more for students, especially in a bad economy

College is worth the investment. College graduates can't find good jobs. Student loan debt keeps rising, and now tops a trillion dollars. What can be done?

Recent Posts

  • 09.17.14

    A company short on skilled workers creates its own college-degree program

    At a Toyota plant in Kentucky, young people are learning how to fix robots, earning associate's degrees and graduating with jobs that pay up to $80,000 a year.
  • 09.11.14

    A 21st-century vocational high school

    For years, vocational education was seen as a lesser form of schooling, tracking some kids into programs that ended up limiting their future opportunities. Today, in the nation's best vocational programs, things are different.
  • 09.10.14

    Career academies: A new twist on vocational ed

    Across the country, thousands of high schools are transforming into career academies. The idea is that students will be more engaged if they see how academics are connected to the world of work. And they’ll be more likely to get the postsecondary schooling they need to support themselves in today’s economy.
  • 09.09.14

    The troubled history of vocational education

    Vocational education was once used to track low-income students off to work while wealthier kids went to college. But advocates for today's career and technical education say things have changed, and graduates of vocational programs may have the advantage over graduates of traditional high schools.

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Trips by*

Susan Magill


Total cost of 13 trips: $32,515.27


Trips traveled under the office of John Warner

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE SEMINAR ON ISSUES FACING THE CELLULAR TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
Date: May 12, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $875.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO MUNICH, GERMANY; BRUSSELS, BELGIUM; BERLIN, GERMANY
Sponsor: Hanns Seidel Foundation
Purpose: TO DISCUSS CURRENT ECONOMIC, POLITICAL & DEFENSE ISSUES WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF THE GOVERNMENT OF BAVARIAN STATE, THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF GERMANY AS WELL AS THE EUROPEAN UNION & NATO
Date: Jul 1, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $4,100.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON ISSUE FACING CELLULAR TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
Date: May 4, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $690.00
source

Destination: WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg
Purpose: OFFICIAL BUSINESS
Date: Nov 10, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $358.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VA.
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN SEMINAR ON LEGISLATIVE AND REGULATORY ISSUES FACING CELLULAR TELEPHONE & WIRELESS INTERNET INDUSTRY
Date: May 3, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $500.00
source

Destination: CHARLESTON, S.C.
Sponsor: United States Telecom Association and state affiliates
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON TELECOMMUNICATION ISSUES
Date: Jun 30, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,155.00
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Virginia Bar Association
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL MEETING/LEGISLATIVE PANEL OF THE VIRGINIA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: Jul 12, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $600.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO SWEDEN
Sponsor: Saab AB
Purpose: VISIT SAAB RESEARCH AND MANUFACTURING SITES IN SWEDEN WHICH PROVIDE EQUIPMENT TO U.S. DEFENSE FORCES
Date: Aug 17, 2003 (7 days)
Expense: $6,587.09
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $895.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 11, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,011.00
source

Destination: KEY BISCAYNE, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN 2005 CONGRESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD POLICY CONFERENCE, PARTICULARLY PANEL "DOES THE TRANSATLANTIC ALLIANCE STILL MAKE SENSE"
Date: Jan 13, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,070.70
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WEST VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONGRESSIONAL INSTITUTE CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $272.00
source

Destination: MELBOURNE, PORT DOUGLAS, CAMBERRA, SYDNEY AUSTRALIA
Sponsor: General Atomics
Purpose: MEETINGS AND ON SITE INSPECTION WITH AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND U.S. EMBASSY REPS ON INTEROPERABILITY AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL UAV ISSUES APPROPRIATE TO AUSTRALIA
Date: Mar 17, 2005 (8 days)
Expense: $13,401.48
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Susan Magill.


American RadioWorks |
Josipa Roksa and Richard Arum, co-authors of Aspiring Adults Adrift. (Photo:  Social Science Research Council)

Ed researchers: Colleges can do more for students, especially in a bad economy

College is worth the investment. College graduates can't find good jobs. Student loan debt keeps rising, and now tops a trillion dollars. What can be done?

Recent Posts

  • 09.17.14

    A company short on skilled workers creates its own college-degree program

    At a Toyota plant in Kentucky, young people are learning how to fix robots, earning associate's degrees and graduating with jobs that pay up to $80,000 a year.
  • 09.11.14

    A 21st-century vocational high school

    For years, vocational education was seen as a lesser form of schooling, tracking some kids into programs that ended up limiting their future opportunities. Today, in the nation's best vocational programs, things are different.
  • 09.10.14

    Career academies: A new twist on vocational ed

    Across the country, thousands of high schools are transforming into career academies. The idea is that students will be more engaged if they see how academics are connected to the world of work. And they’ll be more likely to get the postsecondary schooling they need to support themselves in today’s economy.
  • 09.09.14

    The troubled history of vocational education

    Vocational education was once used to track low-income students off to work while wealthier kids went to college. But advocates for today's career and technical education say things have changed, and graduates of vocational programs may have the advantage over graduates of traditional high schools.