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The Lost Children of Katrina

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American RadioWorks |
Photo: FEMA Photo Library.

The Lost Children of Katrina

In the year following Hurricane Katrina, 30 percent of displaced children were either not enrolled in school or not attending regularly. Today, Louisiana has the nation’s highest rate of young adults who are neither in school nor working. And researchers are starting to ask: could the widespread gaps in schooling after Katrina be the reason?

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Trips by*

Brian Nagle


Total cost of 7 trips: $15,306.69


Trips traveled under the office of Ernest Hollings

Destination: TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: ATTENDING SEMINAR EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Jan 13, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $4,970.00
source

Destination: GREATER SAN FRANCISCO, CA REGION
Sponsor: Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America (PHRMA)
Purpose: SITE VISIT FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH AND MANUFACTURING FACILITIES
Date: Aug 27, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $1,474.35
source

Destination: DAYTONA, FL
Sponsor: International Speedway Corporation
Purpose: STUDY THE IMPACT OF PROFESSIONAL MOTOR SPORTS ON THE US ECONOMY
Date: Feb 6, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $822.64
source

Destination: ENGLAND (BARRON, SELLAFIELD, LONDON)
Sponsor: BNFL Nuclear Services Inc
Purpose: INVESTIGATE METHODS TO STORE, TRANSPORT & PROCESS NUCLEAR WASTE
Date: Apr 11, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $2,525.07
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Sponsor: HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL (ALSO ABBOTT LABORATORIES, BAXTER INTERNATIONAL, FIRST HEALTH GROUP & EVANSTON NORTHWESTERN HEALTHCARE)
Purpose: TO INVESTIGATE NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN THE U.S. HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
Date: May 24, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,351.55
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: TO STUDY NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND THE IMPACT OF FEDERAL LAW ON THEIR DEVELOPMENT
Date: Jun 27, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,172.82
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Amgen Inc
Purpose: TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF FEDERAL POLICIES ON THE BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY AND DIALYSIS TREATMENT CENTERS
Date: Aug 30, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,990.26
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Brian Nagle.


American RadioWorks |
Photo: FEMA Photo Library.

The Lost Children of Katrina

In the year following Hurricane Katrina, 30 percent of displaced children were either not enrolled in school or not attending regularly. Today, Louisiana has the nation’s highest rate of young adults who are neither in school nor working. And researchers are starting to ask: could the widespread gaps in schooling after Katrina be the reason?

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  • 04.01.15

    The Future of College

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  • 03.25.15

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    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.
  • 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.