ERIC Number: ED338153
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on the Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965: Access to College and Program Simplification. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, met on two occasions, on the first to hear witnesses on how the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965 can help low income students overcome challenges to obtain postsecondary education; and on the second to hear how student financial aid programs can be simplified to provide easier access. On the first hearing day the following witnesses appeared: Honorable E. Thomas Coleman; Arthur M. Hauptman; James Stedman, Congressional Research Service; Peter Smith, Responsibilities for Financing Postsecondary Education; Sister Mary Andrew Matesich, National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities; Dennis J. Martin, Washington University, Saint Louis; Reggie Wilson, American Council on Education; Cesar M. Trimble, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities; Anne L. Bryant, American Association of University Women; Robert A. Corrigan, Coalition for Adult and Part Time Students. On the second day of testimony the following witnesses appeared: Joseph M Gaydos; Robert B. Knutson, Education Management Corporation; Selena Dong, United States Student Association; Annette Hines, Student, Morehead State University; Stephen Colbert, Educational Opportunity Center; Regina Manley, Citywide Guidance Programs; Stan Koplik, Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance; Natala Hart, State Student Assistance Commission; Paul Phillips, California State University-San Marcos. The document contains the prepared statements of all the witnesses and other statements submitted by those who did not appear. (JB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Higher Education, Low Income Groups, Minority Groups, Student Financial Aid
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act 1965