ACCT in the News


What's Next for ITT Tech's Students and Their Half a Billion in Debt?
September 8, 2016


Committee Approves Grant Restoration Bill
June 15, 2016


Enlisting Allies

by Matt Reed, Inside Higher Ed
May 26, 2016


Experts: Low-income Students’ Needs Exceed Basic Financial Aid

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim, Diverse Issues in Higher Education
May 26, 2016

Bergen Community College Faculty And Staff Raise $4,300 For CFA Food Pantry

by Paul Nichols, Bergen Dispatch
May 6, 2016


A 'Successful' Conference on Hunger?

by Wick Sloane, Inside Higher Ed
April 29, 2016


Is community college a stepping stone? That depends

by Kelley Holland, CNBC
April 25, 2016
by Paul Nichols, Bergen Dispatch
March 23, 2016

When Is Community College A Good Option for Latino Students?

by Patricia Guadalupe, NBC News
February 26, 2016


Sen. Ben Cardin, HCC students talk college affordability

by Lisa Philip, Baltimore Sun
February 9, 2016

Joining U.S. Hunger Program Is Not a Snap

 by Jake New, Inside Higher Ed
January 29, 2016


Study: College students sometimes hungry, homeless

By Gary Warth, San Diego Union Tribune 
December 10, 2015


Long Beach City College Fighting Student Hunger, Homelessness One Donation At a Time

by Jason Ruiz, The Long Beach Post
December 10, 2015


Wisconsin HOPE helps hungry, homeless students

By Lauren Winfrey, NBC
December 9, 2015


Hungry, Homeless and in College

by Sara Goldrick-Rab and Katharine M. Broton, The New York Times
December 4, 2015

Who really defaults on student loans

by Kelly Holland, CNBC
October 2, 2015


Community colleges probe rising student loan default rates

by Mark Huffman, Consumer Affairs
September 28, 2015


How Government Bureaucracy Drives Up Student Debt

by Natalie Kitroeff, Bloomburg
September 28, 2015

Community college students borrow less, default more

by Karen Herzog, Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinal
September 28, 2015


In case the government shuts down (again)

by Caitlin Emma, Politico
September 28, 2015


Small Loans, Big Problem

by Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed
September 28, 2015


Report: Least indebted students more often default

by Business Record Staff, Business Record
September 28, 2015


You'll Never Guess The Single Greatest Risk Factor For Student Loan Default

by Shahien Nasiripour, Huffington Post
September 28, 2015


Iowa community college students face high loans, defaults

by Jeff Charis-Carlson, Iowa City Press-Citizen
September 28, 2015

ACCT Report Presents New View of Student Loan Debt

by Catherine Morris, Diverse Issues in Higher Education
September 28, 2015


Community college students who borrow the least are most likely to default and not graduate, report says

by Karen Farkas,
September 28, 2015


Community-College Borrowers Who Default Are Those With the Least Debt

by Andy Thomason, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Spetember 28, 2015


by Matt Reed, Inside Higher Ed
September 28, 2015

House Holds Hearing on Campus Sexual Assault; Department Holds Hearings on HEA and Federal Student Loans

by Amy B. Smith, et. al, The National Law Review 
September 14, 2015


The school year that almost wasn't

by Caitlin Emma, Politico

September 11, 2015


FACT SHEET: Providing More Americans with Affordable Access to Education and Job Training Opportunities to Help Grow the Middle Class

by Office of the Press Secretary, The White House Blog
September 9, 2015

Higher education’s good year

by The Herald Editorial Board, The Herald of Everett, Washington

July 31, 2015


Free Community College Catches On

by Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed
July 9, 2015

House, Senate Introduce Legislation To Cover The Cost Of Community College

by Ashlee Kieler, Consumerist
July 9, 2015

Community Colleges lifted via Obama

by Allie Grasgreen, Politico
May 18, 2015

Pushing for Free

by Ashley A. Smith, Inside Higher Ed
May 1, 2015

Why community college leaders are skeptical about Obama’s free college plan

by Matt Krupnick, The Hechinger Report
April 20, 2015

Democrat Bill Promotes College Affordability for Dreamers

by Allie Bidwell, U.S. News & World Report
March 19, 2015

Pushing the Agenda: ACCT Legislative Summit Allows Leaders to Share Concerns

by Paul Bradley, Community College Week
March 16, 2015 


Better Late Than Never

by J. Noah Brown,

March 5, 2015


Federal Ratings of Colleges Tied to U.S. Aid Hit Bump

by Josh Mitchell and Douglas Belkin, Wall Street Journal
February 11, 2015 


Ratings Release Draws Nearer

by Kaitlin Mulhere, Inside Higher Ed
February 11, 2015 


Community Colleges to Advocate for Community Colleges on Capitol Hill

by Allison Kite, Scripps Howard Foundation Wire
February 11, 2015


ED official: rating system 'will not be perfect' initially

by Ellie Ashford, Community College Daily
February 11, 2015 


Dr. Jill Biden: “This Is the Moment for Community Colleges to Shine”

by Dr. Jill Biden, The White House Blog
February 11, 2015


America's Community Colleges: The Infrastructure of Opportunity

by Walter Bumphus, J. Noah Brown, et al., Roll Call
February 5, 2015


Obama Left Questions Unanswered on Community College Plan

by Max Kutner, Newsweek
January 21, 2015


The Thought That Counts

by Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed
January 12, 2015


Obama wants to see 2 'free' years of community college

by Eric Schulzke, Deseret News National
January 10, 2015

How Obama Retooled a Republican Education Idea Along Democratic Lines

by Karen Weise, Bloomberg Politics
January, 9, 2015

Obama Proposes Free Community Colleges for Millions of Students

by Katherine Mangan, The Chronicle of Higher Education
January 8, 2015 


Obama to propose two free years of community college for students

by Allie Grasgreen, Politico
January 8, 2015  


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