ERIC Number: ED524424
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: N/A
National CrossTalk. Volume 16, Number 1, Fall 2008
Trombley, William, Ed.
National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
The primary purpose of "National CrossTalk" is to stimulate informed discussion and debate of higher education issues. This issue contains the following articles: (1) The Credit Crisis Goes to College: Upheaval in the Student-Loan Business Leaves Students and Parents Scrambling (Susan C. Thomson); (2) The Engaged University: Northern Kentucky University Is Building Close Links to Its Community (Jon Marcus); (3) Editorial: Our Agenda (Patrick M. Callan); (4) Basic Skills Education: Pasadena City College's Teaching and Learning Center (Kay Mills); (6) Going Green: Environmental Stewardship Is a Top Priority at the University of Washington (Kathy Witkowsky); (7) Should You Be Worried? College Financial Aid and Credit Crisis (Robert Shireman); (8) Tyranny of the Enlightened: Teaching Students to Listen to One Another in a Time of Divisiveness (David L. Kirp); and (8) A Dismal Record: The United States Remains Inhospitable to Many Academic Guests from Abroad (Robert M. O'Neil).
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Higher Education, Credit (Finance), Money Management, Student Loan Programs, School Community Relationship, Environmental Influences, Student Financial Aid, Foreign Students
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Identifiers - Location: California; Georgia; Kentucky; United States; Washington