Indiana University to Produce Carnegie Classifications in 2015

Starting in 2015, Indiana University Bloomington’s Center for Postsecondary Research is taking ownership of the Carnegie Classifications of Institutions of Higher Education. Produced by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for over 40 years, the classifications offer valuable insights into the landscape of the diverse institutions that comprise U.S. higher education.

VIDEO: Higher Education Accountability Proposals and Minority-Serving Institutions, Students

If you weren’t able to make it to Capitol Hill yesterday for the Civil Rights Project event on higher education accountability proposals and minority-serving institutions and students—co-sponsored by the ACE Center for Policy Research and Strategy—you can now watch a recorded version on C-SPAN.

Inertia

As the academic year draws to a close, it’s an appropriate time to briefly recap higher education-related activity on Capitol Hill. ACE Senior Vice President Terry Hartle writes on recent action—or lack thereof—in Congress and the higher education issues waiting in the wings, including President Obama’s college ratings plan.