Higher Education

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Published: 10/09/2015
Integrating for Impact, the design thinking workshop organized by Kendall College of Art and Design’s (KCAD) Continuing Studies department, receives funding from the Steelcase Foundation to increase the region’s ability to train non-profit organizations in human-centered design methods and the innovation process.
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Released: 06/2014

Released in June 2014, this report lays out a vision and a bold plan of action to maximize the potential of philanthropy and the private sector to increase opportunity for boys and young men of color that benefits the entire country.

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Resource Type: Report
Audience: All Members



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Released: 08/2015

With college costs rising and students’ debt load mounting, there’s a growing national debate over how to make higher education affordable. What’s missing from the conversation is a clear and common understanding of what “affordable” means to students and families. To address that gap and reset the conversation around college affordability, Lumina Foundation today released the Affordability Benchmark for Higher Education—a framework that clearly defines college affordability in terms of what families and students can and should pay.

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Resource Type: Best PracticeFunder Briefing
Topic: Education
Funding Area: Higher Education



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Released: 10/2015

Higher education is a crucial pathway to social and economic mobility. Yet many of the public universities that should be helping students move forward are instead failing to enroll enough low-income undergraduates. As a result, tens of thousands of young people are missing their first, critical step toward opportunity.

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Resource Type: Report
Topic: Education
Funding Area: Higher Education