TRACK II: Financial Challenges

Although it's a time of severe uncertainty, we can rely on trends and data to formulate a roadmap to help higher ed move forward. This series of virtual events brings together college leaders, chief financial officers, enrollment managers, and other experts to offer guidance and solutions for colleges as they grapple with the biggest crisis ever to face higher education. The series will focus on three key areas: resources, spending, and the academic-delivery model. 

Broken Ladder: Higher Ed’s Role in Social Mobility

Higher education is supposed to be a pathway to the middle class, but too often low-income students don’t make it to college, or fail to graduate. In this occasional series, undertaken with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Chronicle examines what colleges and universities can do to change that, and what’s standing in their way.

Broken Ladder: Higher Ed’s Role in Social Mobility

Higher education is supposed to be a pathway to the middle class, but too often low-income students don't make it to college, or fail to graduate. In this occasional series, undertaken with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Chronicle examines what colleges and universities can do to change that, and what’s standing in their way.