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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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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*

Rebecca Tice


Total cost of 7 trips: $7,664.00


Trips traveled under the office of Charles Stenholm

Destination: WYE RIVER CONF CENTER, QUEENSTOWN, MD
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: AGRICULTURE COMMITTEE AGENDA PLANNING
Date: Jan 28, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $265.00
source

Destination: MUNICH, BRUSSELS, BERLIN, GERMANY
Sponsor: Hanns Seidel Foundation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL TRIP REGARDING U.S./GERMAN RELATIONS
Date: Jul 1, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $4,100.00
source

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 26, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $311.00
source

Destination: D.C. TO MONTGOMERY & BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA
Sponsor: Faith & Politics Institute
Purpose: CIVIL RIGHTS PILGRIMAGE TO ALABAMA
Date: Mar 2, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,085.00
source

Destination: THE GREENBRIER, WEST VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT
Date: Mar 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $660.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT "FREEDOM TO PROSPER"
Date: Feb 21, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $530.00
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS
Sponsor: Public Governance Institute
Purpose: IMPROVE BIPARTISAN RELATIONSHIPS & FUNCTIONING OF H OF R
Date: Feb 28, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $713.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Rebecca Tice.


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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    Saving a Women’s College from Closure

    Last month the board of Sweet Briar College announced that the school will shut its doors at the end of this term, due to financial difficulties. The announcement was made abruptly, sending the campus community into a state of shock... and then activism.
  • 04.01.15

    The Future of College

    Kevin Carey's book "The End of College" is stirring up debate in higher ed circles. This week, a response to the book by a critic.
  • 03.25.15

    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.
  • 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.