Laura Perna To Discuss Higher Ed Disparities at U.S. Senate Hearing

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July 22, 2014 — Penn GSE Professor Laura Perna will testify before a United States Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions hearing on Thursday, July 24.

The hearing, “The Role of States in Higher Education,” will take a broad look at funding, oversight and strategies for improving degree attainment among students, especially those from low-income families.

Dr. Perna is the founding Executive Director of the Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy (Penn AHEAD) at Penn GSE.

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