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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.

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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

    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

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    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

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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Emily Pfeiffer


Total cost of 9 trips: $10,950.95


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Castle

Destination: DELMARVA FARM TOURS
Sponsor: MIDATLANTIC FARM CREDIT
Purpose: VISIT 3 FARMS
Date: Apr 22, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $257.00
source

Destination: TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $4,320.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON D.C.-PITTSBURGH, PA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
Purpose: FACT FINDING & EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Sep 27, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $865.00
source

Destination: ATLANTA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
Purpose: FACT FINDING & EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Nov 1, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $960.00
source

Destination: DC NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: New York Stock Exchange
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jan 13, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $910.00
source

Destination: DC NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Bond Market Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING & BRIEFINGS ON PREDATORY SENDING SEG & REG PROPOSALS
Date: Mar 21, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $814.00
source

Destination: DC NYC, NY
Sponsor: Bear Stearns & Co
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP TO DISCUSS SPECIALIST SYSTEM & SEC'S PROPOSALS ON MARKET STRUCTURE REGS
Date: Mar 26, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $603.00
source

Destination: DC TO SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 11, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,572.95
source

Destination: DC TO PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Options Clearing Corporation
Purpose: FACT FINDING MISSION
Date: Nov 8, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $649.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Emily Pfeiffer.


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.