PPIC Higher Education Center
UC and CSU Face Budget Challenges Kevin Cook July 10 2020 The University of California and California State University face significant revenue loss this year and may see further cuts in the coming years.
The DACA Ruling and California’s Dreamers Joseph Hayes, Laura Hill June 19 2020 What does this week’s US Supreme Court ruling mean for the nearly 200,000 DACA recipients in California?
The Role of Community Colleges in Supporting Mental Health Olga Rodriguez June 17 2020 With two-thirds of California community college students reporting higher levels of mental distress during the pandemic, colleges can play a central role in providing counseling, financial assistance, and other support.
Racial Disparities Are Widespread in California Sarah Bohn, Magnus Lofstrom, Lynette Ubois June 3 2020 Addressing disparities across a wide range of areas – criminal justice, health, income and wealth, education – is essential to improving the safety and overall well-being of California’s African American communities.
Workers Without College Degrees Face Unprecedented Job Losses Hans Johnson, Marisol Cuellar Mejia May 29 2020 Job losses during the COVID-19 crisis, which already far exceed those of the Great Recession, have been especially large among less-educated workers.