ERIC Number: ED340282
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session, on March 26, Montpelier, VT; March 27, Chicago IL; April 2, Hartford, CT; April 3, Mystic, CT; April 19, Catonsville, MD; April 30, Orangeburg, SC; March 21, April 11, and 26, 1991, Washington, DC. Part 1.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The first of nine hearings on reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, held in Washington, District of Columbia, (D.C.), addressed financing a college education including grants versus loans and supplemental student aid programs. The second hearing, held in Vermont, featured executives of local education institutions, college and high school students, and officers from the state educational loan agency. The third hearing, held in Illinois, included testimony on structuring federal aid to higher education from officials in higher education, teachers, students, city officials and others. The fourth and fifth hearings were held in Connecticut and featured witnesses from that state on access and choice issues in higher education. The sixth hearing was held in Washington, D.C. and featured the Secretary of the Department of Education, Lamar Alexander. The seventh hearing, held in Maryland, included officials from universities, colleges, and community colleges around the state and a panel of college students. The eighth hearing took place in Washington, D.C. and focused on the simplification of application procedures. The ninth hearing was held in South Carolina and featured witnesses on the historically black colleges and universities. The text contains the prepared statements of witnesses as well as many other statements, letters and additional materials submitted for the record. (JB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Black Colleges, College Students, Community Colleges, Educational Legislation, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Grants, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Paying for College, Records (Forms), State Federal Aid, Student Loan Programs
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 - Location: Connecticut; Maryland; South Carolina; Vermont
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act 1965