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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

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Trips by*

Eve Young


Total cost of 9 trips: $27,330.38


Trips traveled under the office of Ed Pastor

Destination: LUBBOCK, TEXAS AND PHOENIX, ARIZONA
Sponsor: National Cotton Council
Purpose: EDUCATION/INDUSTRY ORIENTATION PROGRAM
Date: Aug 7, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $900.00
source

Destination: MAUI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: EDUCATION
Date: Jan 6, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $1,994.00
source

Destination: MONTREAL, CANADA
Sponsor: Congressional Economic Leadership Institute
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jul 6, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,409.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO KONA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 5, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $4,050.47
source

Destination: CHICAGO
Sponsor: Congressional Economic Leadership Institute
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jul 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,180.00
source

Destination: SINGAPORE
Sponsor: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Dec 8, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $7,646.21
source

Destination: KAUAI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL & SPEAKER (PANEL PARTICIPANT)
Date: Jan 10, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $2,576.30
source

Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE TO MANCHESTER, ENGLAND TO PARIS, FRANCE
Sponsor: European Institute
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Apr 12, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $5,496.00
source

Destination: KONA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (7 days)
Expense: $2,078.40
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Eve Young.


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.