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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*

Scott Schloegel


Total cost of 11 trips: $15,305.82


Trips traveled under the office of Bart Stupak

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: 2000 CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Jan 20, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $429.50
source

Destination: DADE COUNTY FLORIDA
Sponsor: Integrated Waste Services Association
Purpose: TOUR WASTE TO ENERGY FACILITIES & RECYCLE PLANT
Date: Feb 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,538.00
source

Destination: DETROIT, MI
Sponsor: AMERICAN GAS ASSOC., CONSUMERS ENERGY, MICHCON, SEMCO, VECTOR PIPELINE
Purpose: PIPELINE SAFETY TOUR
Date: Aug 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $910.75
source

Destination: WILLIAMSBURG, VA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Jan 24, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $406.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS TO YUCCA MOUNTAIN
Sponsor: NUCLEAR ENERGY INSTITUTE PAID FOR THE TRIP WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE TRAVEL FROM LAS VEGAS TO YUCCA WHICH WAS PAID FOR BY DEPT OF ENERGY ($30)
Purpose: LEARN MORE ABOUT YUCCA MOUNTAIN AND TOUR THE PROPOSED STORAGE FA
Date: Mar 26, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,011.01
source

Destination: MACKINAC ISLAND, MI
Sponsor: Democratic Leadership Council
Purpose: POLICY SUMMIT
Date: Sep 12, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,299.86
source

Destination: PHILIDELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: ANNUAL CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT-POLICY DISCUSSIONS, WORKSHOPS, ETC
Date: Feb 19, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,061.00
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: TOUR OF MICROSOFT FACILITIES AND BRIEFINGS ON TECHNOLOGY USES AND UPDATE
Date: Apr 14, 2004
Expense: $2,257.62
source

Destination: MOSCOW, RUSSIA
Sponsor: AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY COUNCIL AND RUSSIAN DUMA
Purpose: EXCHANGE WITH RUSSIAN DUMA TO DISCUSS POLICY, PROCESS AND DEMOCRACY
Date: Jun 26, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,937.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: ANNUAL CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT-ECONOMICS AND CURRENT LEGISLATIVE ISSUE
Date: Feb 4, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $626.00
source

Destination: MARQUETTE, MI-DENVER, CO-KEYSTONE, CO-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Keystone Center
Purpose: ENERGY BOARD ANNUAL MEETING AND DIALOG ON UPCOMING ENERGY BILL
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,829.08
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Scott Schloegel.


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.