December 30, 1899
On Nov. 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education issued its long-awaited notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) regarding additional regulations implementing Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. The NPRM was officially published in the Federal Register Nov. 29, marking the start of a 60-day period for public comment by any interested party.
ACE and 60 higher education associations submitted comments on the proposed rule Jan. 30, 2019.
The groups believe while there are some elements in the proposed regulations that could be effective, on the whole, they are problematic. The comments note provisions of the the groups believe would help institutions address sexual harassment, provisions that could undermine these efforts, and provisions that require clarification.
May 22, 2019
In an op-ed for Fox News, ACE President Ted Mitchell urges Congress to take action to protect Dreamers . . . The Chronicle of Higher Education looks at changes made to the federal College Scorecard to show the average amount of debt incurred by...
Campus leaders will meet to discuss how to communicate the long-term benefits of higher education at the ACE West Summer Summit, June 6-7 in Portland, Oregon. Partial scholarships are available.
May 20, 2019
ACE and others in the higher education community are urging Congress to correct a mistake made in the drafting of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Register now for a June 20 webinar to learn how ACE reviews military training for college credit recommendations in engineering.
Articulating Global Strategy
Colleges and universities ready to transform their campuses’ approaches to global education should apply now for the 17th cohort of ACE’s Internationalization Laboratory. Selected participants will begin 20 months of work in August 2019.
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