Legislative Advisory Committee spotlights key issues on state higher-ed agendas

Legislative Advisory Committee spotlights key issues on state higher-ed agendas

“Demographic Change in the West: Choices, Challenges, and Opportunities” was the theme of the annual meeting of WICHE’s Legislative Advisory Committee (LAC), Sept. 19-20 in Park City, Utah. The program included presentations on high-school graduation projections, financing higher education, affordability, distance education, open educational resources, strategies for serving underserved students, and new and emergent trends of legislative interest (including Promise Programs, Students’ Rights, Privacy, Free Speech, Credit Accumulation, Governance, and Cost & Value of Higher Education). You can download the agenda and presentations.