ERIC Number: ED343501
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jul-24
Hearing on the Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965: Titles I, VI, and XI, Hearing 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 Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education.
This hearing report, one of a series on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965, contains testimony concerning Titles I, VI, and XI of that Act. Title I authorizes a series of programs designed to aid the nontraditional student. Title VI provides funds for fellowships, the establishment of national resource centers, language resource centers and business and international education programs. Title XI addresses partnerships for economic development and urban community service. This hearing consisted of two panels which included students and individuals from universities, national higher education associations, congressional representatives, and community colleges. The witnesses addressed the following issues: the needs of part-time and adult students, the internationalization of higher education, foreign language learning, study abroad, cooperative education programs, the needs of urban areas and the role that urban universities can play there, and educating the workforce. The prepared statements of the witnesses as well as supporting documents and supplemental materials are included. (JB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Economic Development, Federal Legislation, Fellowships, Hearings, Higher Education, International Education, Nontraditional Students, Part Time Students, Resource Centers, Second Language Learning, Student Financial Aid, Urban Education, Urban Programs, Urban Universities
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; Higher Education Act Title I; Higher Education Act Title VI