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Press Release
March 4, 2024
ACE is proud to announce that Florida Atlantic University and University of California, Merced are the recipients of the 2024 ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation.
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Florida Atlantic University and University of California, Merced Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
Press Release
March 4, 2024
Florida Atlantic University and University of California, Merced Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
Press Release
March 8, 2022
The award is presented annually to an individual who has made outstanding contributions and demonstrated sustained commitment to diversity in higher education.
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ACE Honors San Diego Community College’s Carlos O. Cortez With 2022 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
Press Release
March 8, 2022
ACE Honors San Diego Community College’s Carlos O. Cortez With 2022 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
Press Release
March 7, 2022
The Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award is bestowed annually to acknowledge the substantial role of mentors in the success of ACE Fellows Program participants.
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Southern Connecticut State University President Joe Bertolino Named Winner of ACE Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award
Press Release
March 7, 2022
Southern Connecticut State University President Joe Bertolino Named Winner of ACE Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award
News
November 30, 2020
Prominent political and public policy analysts will be among the featured speakers at ACE2021, ACE’s annual meeting set for March 22–24, 2021.
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ACE2021 to Offer Key Insights into Political and Public Policy Developments Impacting Higher Education
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November 30, 2020
ACE2021 to Offer Key Insights into Political and Public Policy Developments Impacting Higher Education
Press Release
February 19, 2020
ACE has announced that Carol Moore, president of Columbia College in South Carolina, will receive the 2020 ACE/APL nextED Donna Shavlik Award.
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Columbia College President Carol Moore to Receive the ACE/APL nextED Donna Shavlik Award at ACE2020
Press Release
February 19, 2020
Columbia College President Carol Moore to Receive the ACE/APL nextED Donna Shavlik Award at ACE2020
Press Release
March 12, 2018
The award is presented annually to an individual who has made outstanding contributions and demonstrated sustained commitment to diversity in higher education.
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ACE Honors University of California President Janet Napolitano with 2018 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
Press Release
March 12, 2018
ACE Honors University of California President Janet Napolitano with 2018 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
Press Release
March 11, 2018
The award was created to recognize institutions that have responded to higher education challenges in innovative and creative ways and achieved dramatic changes in a relatively brief period.
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Stevens Institute of Technology and Saint Peter’s University Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
Press Release
March 11, 2018
Stevens Institute of Technology and Saint Peter’s University Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
Press Release
March 1, 2017
ACE announced today that Mildred García, president of California State University, Fullerton, (CSUF) will receive the 2017 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award.
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ACE to Honor Cal State Fullerton President Mildred García With 2017 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
Press Release
March 1, 2017
ACE to Honor Cal State Fullerton President Mildred García With 2017 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
News
March 13, 2016
ACE announced today that Fayetteville State University (NC) and Newbury College (MA) are the recipients of the 2016 ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation.
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Fayetteville State University and Newbury College Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
News
March 13, 2016
Fayetteville State University and Newbury College Receive ACE/Fidelity Investments Award for Institutional Transformation
News
March 2, 2016
ACE announced today that Santa J. Ono, president of the University of Cincinnati, will receive the 2016 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award.
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ACE to Honor University of Cincinnati President Santa J. Ono With 2016 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
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March 2, 2016
ACE to Honor University of Cincinnati President Santa J. Ono With 2016 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
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Facts in Hand: Supporting Veterans Through the Post–9/11 GI Bill
February 2, 2023
Facts in Hand: Supporting Veterans Through the Post–9/11 GI Bill
Educational benefits are vital for ensuring that veterans can succeed in higher education. In terms of funding and number of beneficiaries, the Post–9/11 GI Bill is the largest of the VA's benefit programs.
Facts in Hand: Measuring Student Loan Default Today
August 30, 2022
Facts in Hand: Measuring Student Loan Default Today
With the student loan repayment pause going on for over two years now, federal policy makers and isntitutions need a new way to measure the share of borrowers who default on their debts.
Facts in Hand: College Enrollment During the Pandemic
July 26, 2022
Facts in Hand: College Enrollment During the Pandemic
While overall enrollment in postsecondary education has been declining over the past decade, the pandemic appears to have exacerbated this trend, especially at community colleges and among nontraditional students.
Facts in Hand: Students of Color and Degree Attainment
June 22, 2022
Facts in Hand: Students of Color and Degree Attainment
Over two million students will receive college degrees this year, and a record share of them will be students of color. These gains in degree attainment, particularly among Hispanic students, are especially strong in STEM fields.
Facts in Hand: Who Is Borrowing for College?
May 17, 2022
Facts in Hand: Who Is Borrowing for College?
Data show that undergraduate student borrowing patterns are similar across sectors, an indicator that higher education is trying to minimize undergraduate debt. Graduate student borrowing data, however, offer a note of caution.
Facts in Hand: Keeping the United States Competitive
March 14, 2022
Facts in Hand: Keeping the United States Competitive
U.S. colleges and universities play a vital role in expanding our nation’s STEM capacity and building a strong STEM workforce. Partnerships between the federal government and postsecondary institutions are crucial in this work.
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