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Dr. Dewayne Matthews: “Lumina's revised strategic plan” | Radio ...

Dr. Dewayne Matthews: “Lumina's revised strategic plan” | Radio ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Join Radio Higher Ed co-hosts Kathryn Dodge, Alison Griffin and Elise Scanlon for a conversation with Dr. Dewayne Matthews, Vice President for Policy and Strategy with Lumina Foundation. Dr. Matthews provides an ...
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Indiana Joins College Completion Effort | Indy's News Center - 93.1 ...

Indiana Joins College Completion Effort | Indy's News Center - 93.1 ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
"The goal is to reduce the time it takes them to get their degree, to help them stay focused, and to help them get out (into the workforce) and do some good", said Jamie Merisotis, President of the Lumina Foundation for ...
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Competency-Based Learning: A Big Deal, But Not Because of the Feds

Competency-Based Learning: A Big Deal, But Not Because of the Feds | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
In some ways, the Department's approach is still too cautious. It treats competency-based learning as an alternative rather as a standard that should inform all learning.
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Mayor Taveras' Children and Youth Cabinet awarded $200,000 ...

Mayor Taveras' Children and Youth Cabinet awarded $200,000 ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
“Providence was selected because they are showing real leadership around increasing post-secondary education,” said Haley Glover, the Lumina Foundation's strategy director. “The funding will help Providence double ...
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Gallup, Purdue collaborate to measure national higher ed outcomes ...

Gallup, Purdue collaborate to measure national higher ed outcomes ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Jamie Merisotis is president and chief executive of Lumina Foundation for Education in Indianapolis. Lumina is providing $2 million for the Gallup-Purdue Index, which he says will create 'powerful new evidence to measure ...
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2013 National Conference Highlights: Video & Presentations Now ...

2013 National Conference Highlights: Video & Presentations Now ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
The conference opened with general session talks by Dr. Sheri Ranis, Strategy Director at the Lumina Foundation for Education and Dr. Matt Gianneschi, the Vice President of Policy and Programs for the Education ...
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AUDIO | Behind the Target: Understanding 60 Percent | The ...

AUDIO | Behind the Target: Understanding 60 Percent | The ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
The following interview is with Dewayne Matthews, vice-president for policy and strategy at the Lumina Foundation. The Lumina Foundation has set a goal to increase the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees and ...
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Higher education officials from across the U.S. meet in KC to discuss ...

Higher education officials from across the U.S. meet in KC to discuss ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
James Shelton, acting deputy secretary for the U.S. Dept. of Education;; Jamie Merisotis, president and CEO of the Lumina Foundation;; Dewayne Matthews, vice president for policy and strategy for the Lumina Foundation; ...
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BOSTON: Ranking the college rankings: What should they actually ...

BOSTON: Ranking the college rankings: What should they actually ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
“One thing everyone seems to agree on is that we should have a good way for people to choose where to go to college,” said Zakiya Smith, strategy director at the Lumina Foundation, a private group that promotes higher ...
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Foundation aims to grow post-secondary education - The Daily ...

Lumina's mission, according to their website, is to increase the proportion of Americans with college degrees, certificates, or other credentials. Haley Glover, a Lumina strategy director, said the communities receiving funds ...
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Strategy Labs website launched to help states increase attainment ...

Strategy Labs website launched to help states increase attainment ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
... online hub for state policymakers, staffers, agencies and other higher education leaders working to increase postsecondary degree attainment in their states,” said Lumina Foundation President and CEO Jamie Merisotis.
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30 Under 30 Spotlight: Zakiya Smith of Lumina Foundation | LLM ...

30 Under 30 Spotlight: Zakiya Smith of Lumina Foundation | LLM ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Zakiya Smith Strategy Director, Lumina Foundation (Former White House Education Adviser) At just 28 years old, Zakiya Smith is helping reinvent the way students pay for college. She was a White House senior policy adviser ...
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College application process intimidating to some - Kankakee Daily Journal

College application process intimidating to some - Kankakee Daily Journal | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
College application process intimidating to some
Kankakee Daily Journal
Zakiya Smith, strategy director at the Lumina Foundation, said research shows that one-on-one counseling can make the difference between someone applying for college and not.
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Lumina Foundation Launches Attainment Effort - Inside Indiana Business (press release)

Lumina Foundation Launches Attainment Effort - Inside Indiana Business (press release) | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Lumina Foundation Launches Attainment Effort
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Changing the student debt game - - MSN Money

Changing the student debt game - - MSN Money | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
“Higher education is necessary,” said Zakiya Smith, strategy director at the Lumina Foundation, a private foundation focused on accessible education. “Without a college degree, there is less opportunity -- and as time goes on, ...
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Julie Peller: eLearning caucus has 'long way to go' in educating Congress - eCampus News | eCampus News

Julie Peller: eLearning caucus has 'long way to go' in educating Congress - eCampus News | eCampus News | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Julie Peller, director of federal policy at the Lumina Foundation and a former Capitol Hill staffer, spoke at one of the panels in 2013.
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Foundation Organizes Community-Focused US College Attainment Campaign - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

Foundation Organizes Community-Focused US College Attainment Campaign - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Foundation Organizes Community-Focused US College Attainment Campaign Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Haley Glover, the strategy director at Lumina Foundation overseeing the cities project, said the...
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About AAC&U | Board of Directors

Sylvia Manning President Higher Learning Commission. Holiday Hart McKiernan. Chief of Staff and General Counsel Lumina Foundation. Lester P.
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Real Life

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One of the 2013’s big education policy stories was the president’s proposal to involve the federal government in the delicate process of measuring the value added by colleges in determining… (Video: Paul Glatris & Lumina Foundation president Jamie...
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Ivy Tech's ASAP students on fast track to degree, workforce | Go ...

Ivy Tech was one that targeted “at-risk” high propagandize students, according to Holly Zanville, a devise executive during Lumina. “We suspicion it was unequivocally ambitious,” Zanville said. “We didn't know if it was doable, ...
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Game Changer: Zakiya Smith, Ed.M.'07 | Harvard Graduate School ...

Game Changer: Zakiya Smith, Ed.M.'07 | Harvard Graduate School ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
She is now the strategy director for student financial support at the Lumina Foundation, a private foundation at which she leads the work to develop new models of student financial support for higher education through ...
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What's wrong with our current approach to financial aid? | On ...

What's wrong with our current approach to financial aid? | On ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Joining him were LaShawn Richburg-Hayes, postsecondary-education policy director for the MDRC (formerly known as the Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation), and Zakiya Smith of the Lumina Foundation, who ...
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State Colleges, Universities Advised to Embrace Change - Higher ...

State Colleges, Universities Advised to Embrace Change - Higher ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Panelist Elizabeth R. Gutierrez, director of State Policy at the Lumina Foundation, spoke on their state policy agenda to increase higher education attainment. As the nation's largest private foundation focused on increasing ...
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A National Graduation Goal Does Not Lead to Low Quality | The ...

A National Graduation Goal Does Not Lead to Low Quality | The ... | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Jamie Merisotis, president and CEO of the Lumina Foundation, put it best when he said, “Providing a high-quality college education is not a nice thing to do for people, it's required for social mobility and economic prosperity ...
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College Application Process Intimidating To Some - NPR

College Application Process Intimidating To Some - NPR | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
College Application Process Intimidating To Some
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Zakiya Smith, strategy director at the Lumina Foundation, said research shows that one-on-one counseling can make the difference between someone applying for college and not.
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Northeast Indiana's Big Goal picked for pilot program - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)

Northeast Indiana's Big Goal picked for pilot program - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog) | Lumina Talent | Scoop.it
Northeast Indiana's Big Goal picked for pilot program
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)
FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Today Lumina Foundation announced that Fort Wayne, Ind.
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