Today’s Students

  • 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…

  • Higher Learning Advocates Applauds the Introduction of the “Empower Parents in College Act” for its Support of Today’s Student Parents

    Higher Learning Advocates applauds the introduction of the “Empower Parents in College Act” for its support of today’s student…