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Past · November 16, 2018

Higher Education Priorities for California’s Next Governor: Insights from a New Public Opinion Survey

November 16, 2018 · 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Bechtel Conference Center at PPIC 500 Washington Street,
ground floor San Francisco, CA 94111

About the Program

Higher education plays an essential role in California’s economic mobility and growth. But do Californians feel the state’s higher education system is meeting their needs? Join College Futures Foundation president Monica Lozano and PPIC president Mark Baldassare for a wide-ranging discussion on the results of a new PPIC survey on higher education—and its implications for how California’s next governor can expand access, improve outcomes, and manage finances for the state’s colleges and universities to benefit all of California’s students.

This event is co-hosted by the College Futures Foundation and the Public Policy Institute of California.


8:30 a.m. Registration begins and light breakfast available

9:00 a.m. Welcome
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, Public Policy Institute of California

9:05 a.m. Conversation and Audience Q&A
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, Public Policy Institute of California
Monica Lozano, president and CEO, College Futures Foundation

9:55 a.m. Wrap-up

10:00 a.m. Adjourn


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