Congress comes back to DC next week to a full agenda and an attention span increasingly absorbed by the midterm elections. What’s in store for higher education? Listen to Jon Fansmith and Terry Hartle discuss federal funding, the upcoming Title IX rule—which could break new ground on transgender students—the student loan repayment pause, and possible legislation to aid student mental health.
Here are some of the links and references from this week’s show:
New Title IX Rules Set To Assert Rights of Transgender Students The Washington Post (sub. req.) | March 30, 2022
Department of Education Announces Actions to Fix Longstanding Failures in the Student Loan Programs Department of Education | April 19, 2022
Biden's Student Loan Dilemma The New York Times (The Daily podcast) | April 18, 2022