The Biggest Problem for State Higher-Ed Policy? Federal Higher-Ed Policy

Source: Eric Kelderman, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 16, 2018

The biggest concern for state higher-education policy in 2018 isn’t the continuing economic volatility, the questions about affordability for students, the disputes about free speech on campuses, or the difficulties in preventing and punishing campus sexual assaults.

Instead, the top issue for states is the uncertainty created by the federal government, according to an annual report from the American Association of State Colleges and Universities….