ERIC Number: ED342330
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jun-4
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on the Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965: Pell Grants. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Sessions. (June 4-5, 1991).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education.
As part of a series of hearings on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965, testimony was heard on the Pell Grant program, the largest student grant program. Witnesses from all sectors of the postsecondary education system offered suggestions for program changes. The witnesses included the following: Robert L. Albright, representing the United Negro College Fund; David H. Barton of Coastal Training Institute Automeca Technical College; Dennis Brown of El Paso Community College; G. Barry Busada, Diesel Driving Academy, Inc.; Ronald D. Coleman, U.S. Representative from Texas; Michael Farrell, Acting Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education; Stephen B. Friedheim, for the National Association of Trade and Technical Schools; Keith Geiger of the National Education Association; the Honorable Paul B. Henry, U.S. Representative from Michigan; Edward A. Malloy of the University of Notre Dame; Dallas Martin of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators; Larry E. Matejka of the National Council of Higher Education Loan Program; David Mertes of California Community Colleges; Charles B. Saunders of the American Council on Education, and Julius Watson-Davis of the U.S. Student Association. Also included are extensive prepared statements, letters, and supplemental materials. (JB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Agency Cooperation, Blacks, Community Colleges, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Hearings, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Postsecondary Education, Student Financial Aid, Technical Education, Tuition Grants
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 Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act 1965; Pell Grant Program