Today’s Students

  • Community College Leaders Band Together to Advocate for Today’s Students

    The characteristics of individuals enrolling in postsecondary education today are significantly different than they were when the Higher Education…

  • Young Invincibles: Advocating for Today’s Students

    As 2019 comes toward a close, we at Young Invincibles are taking stock of the many efforts we undertook…

  • 4 Ways Congress Made Progress Supporting Today’s Students in 2019

    Washington has earned a reputation in recent years for being so mired in partisan politics that it is unable…

  • #SAadvocates for #TodaysStudents: NASPA 2019 Advocacy

    As the leading voice of student affairs, NASPA - Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education provides insight on federal…

  • State of the Military-Connected Student Community in 2019

    This year we’ve enjoyed enormous momentum in policy, advocacy, and legislation on issues important to military-connected students that sets…

  • Today’s Students: Inspiration for Higher Education

    Today’s students are more diverse across multiple areas than any previous generation of college students. Students represent various ages,…

  • From the 101st Airborne to Tennessee’s State Higher Education Leader: A Fighter for Today’s Students

    Like many of “today’s students” who are working adults and come from diverse backgrounds, Mike Krause had to fight…

  • Higher Learning Advocates’ Statement on the FUTURE Act

    Higher Learning Advocates is encouraged that the House of Representatives has passed the FUTURE Act—legislation to ensure current funding…

  • A Q&A with Julie Peller, Executive Director for Higher Learning Advocates

    Insights & Outlooks: Last month marked the 11th anniversary of the last reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA).…

  • Jan Yoshiwara: Channeling 1960’s Student Activism For 21st Century Change

    Jan Yoshiwara counts herself lucky to have been in high school and college in California during a time of…

  • Guiding Today’s Students with Equity in Mind

    Successfully navigating the college experience is not easy, particularly for today’s students.  Knowing where and from whom to get help can…

  • Higher Learning Advocates Submits Comment on Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), SNAP

    Higher Learning Advocates submitted a comment on Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), the “Revision of Categorical Eligibility in the…