Things are only impossible until they’re not.
– Jean-Luc Picard
Volume 73 | Issue 2
March 2005

Public Policy Update

There are doubts among prognosticators that higher education issues will take priority during the current legislative session; however, it is evident that other issues will rise to the top of Congress’s legislative agenda such as social security, K-12 education, and Iraq. And it seems that no one knows for sure whether the Higher Education Act Reauthorization, which has been mentioned several times in these pages, will pass before the end of the 109th Congress. What follows are several issues that pose interesting issues for our campuses and, more especially, our students.