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Date: March 26, 2013
Time: 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. (registration 11:45 a.m.)
Location: CSAC Conference Center
1020 11th Street, 2nd floor
Sacramento, CA
A college–educated workforce is a necessity for California's future prosperity. PPIC Bren fellow Hans Johnson will first provide an overview of workforce and educational trends in the state. Next, PPIC research fellow Sarah Bohn will focus on the state's community college system—the largest provider of higher education in the state—with new findings on the impact of budget cuts on this system.


Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC

Sarah Bohn, research fellow, PPIC

Hans Johnson, co-director of research and Bren fellow, PPIC

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This research was supported with funding from the Donald Bren Foundation, the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund, and The James Irvine Foundation.

The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series is intended to inform decisionmakers and facilitate constructive discussion about the major social, economic, and political issues facing California. The series is supported by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation.


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