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Jun 1, 2023

Hosts Jon Fansmith and Sarah Spreitzer are joined by Emmanual Guillory, ACE’s newest government relations staffer, to discuss the ongoing saga of the Education Department’s gainful employment rules. They open the show with a brief chat about how the debt ceiling bill will impact higher education funding, student loans, and more.

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Here are some of the links and references from this week’s show:

Education Faces Flat Funding Under Debt Ceiling Deal 

Higher Ed Dive | May 30, 2023 


Time Is Running Out for Colleges to Spend COVID-19 Relief Funds 

EdTech Magazine| Feb 15, 2023 


Speaker McCarthy Says Student Loan Payment Pause ‘Gone’ Under Debt Ceiling Deal. Here’s What That Means. 

USA Today (sub. req.) | May 28, 2023 


CHIPS Act Funding for Science and Research Falls Short 

The New York Times (sub. req.) | May 30, 2023 


New, Stronger Gainful Employment Regs Released 

Inside Higher Ed | May 18, 2023 


U.S. Department of Education, Financial Value Transparency and Gainful Employment, Financial Responsibility, Administrative Capability, Certification Procedures, Ability to Benefit 

American Council on Education | May 25, 2023 


Education Department Delays Final Title IX Rules Until October 

Higher Ed Dive | May 30, 2023 


House Republicans Grill Cardona Over Student Loan Repayment Pause, Other Higher Ed Policies 

Higher Ed Dive | May 16, 2023 


Momentum Building for Pell Grant Expansion 

Inside Higher Ed | May 30, 2023