The National Forum has released a comprehensive report funded by the Texas Guarantee Loan Corporation (TG) examining institutional behavior related to state and federal policies regarding undocumented students. “We created a survey examining institutional behaviors regarding undocumented students.  Our partners at the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) and the National Association [...]

Researchers working on the immigration initiative at the National Forum have been hard at work presenting at numerous conferences around the country.  Researchers at the National Forum presented at the seventh annual national conference of the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), and at the GSCO/BET conference.  This year’s AAHHE conference took place [...]

On March 8-10, 2012, the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE) hosted their seventh annual conference in Costa Mesa, CA.  AAHHE is an organization that focuses on the advancement of Hispanics in higher education and recognizes the achievements of Hispanics within their fields of study.  Last week, the National Forum sent some of [...]

Title: Reconciling Federal, State, and Institutional Policies Determining Educational Access for Immigrant and Undocumented StudentsLocation: ASHE Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, Westin Hotel 212 ABLink out: Click hereDescription: The Forum’s Lara Kovacheff Badke, Noe Ortega, Angela Vidal-Rodriguez, and Chris Nellum present at ASHE 2011.Start Time: 12:45Date: 2011-11-17End Time: 14:00

  • Apr 4, 2011
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Born and raised in the small South Texas community of Robstown, where the cotton fields take up more real estate than its citizens, Noe spent eight years working in the field of higher education within the areas of enrollment management, student services and community outreach.  His most recent position was with the Texas Higher Education [...]

  • Mar 28, 2011
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From 2002 to 2005, the National Forum on Higher Education for the Public Good, along with the Association for Institutional Research (AIR), American Association for Higher Education (AAHE), American Educational Research Association (AERA), Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE), and American College Personnel Association (ACPA), sponsored up to five awards for pre-tenured faculty, [...]

  • Mar 13, 2011
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Are you a Legendary Musician doing exciting new things? Drop us a quick line and let us know what you’re up to; we just might feature you in a future blog post! Many students are drawn to the National Forum by the sense of community that is shared among members.  Though we do not have [...]

  • Mar 13, 2011
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Our Higher Education Access research addresses the ability of members of society to attend and receive fair treatment at institutions of higher education. In short, our vision is for a country where all capable individuals have access to the highest levels of education at which they can benefit and for a nation where more of [...]