Improving College Outcomes: A Modern Approach to Financing Higher Education—Introduction and Panel 1
Dr. Gail O. Mellow, president of LaGuardia Community College and a national leader in higher education, joined a group of prominent educators at The Hamilton Project Policy forum in Washington, D.C. to discuss how new policies to refinance higher education can improve students’ chances of completing their college education. Dr. Mellow is the only community college president who participated in the event.
To view the other panel discussions at the forum: Improving College Outcomes: A Modern Approach to Financing Higher Education—Panel 2Improving College Outcomes: A Modern Approach to Financing Higher Education—Panel 3
As a nationally recognized leader and expert on community colleges, LaGuardia’s President Gail Mellow was invited to join a panel of experts on higher education in discussing President Obama's new proposals for higher education reform on the nationwide broadcast of the PBS NewsHour. Dr. Mellow placed the President’s proposals within the context of LaGuardia’s students and real life experiences.