Danielle Douglas-Gabriel

ReporterWashington, D.C.

The offices says Western Governors University should return $713 million in loans and grants because the limited faculty role in courses makes the online university ineligible for federal student aid.

  • Sep 21, 2017

The network's formation comes as liberal lawmakers and student advocates accuse the Trump administration of watering down the enforcement of regulations to safeguard student loan borrowers.

  • Sep 21, 2017

A report from the GAO says the agency could do more to guard against school closures.

  • Sep 20, 2017

Thousands of people who have been sued over past-due education debt are set to receive restitution from a government settlement with one of the largest owners of private student loans.

  • Sep 18, 2017

  • Sep 14, 2017

Students lose nearly half of the college credits they earn transferring from one school to another.

  • Sep 13, 2017

The Senate appropriations committee approved a spending bill that would increase the maximum award provided to low-income college students but subsequently sap billions of dollars out of the program's reserves.

  • Sep 8, 2017

In subtle ways, race and class complicate the purchasing process for African Americans.

  • Sep 7, 2017

A National Labor Relations Board ruling issued in 2016 could be revisited now that the board is moving to Republican control.

  • Aug 24, 2017

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is requesting information about Robert Eitel's actions related to two rules that affect students at for-profit colleges.

  • Aug 17, 2017
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Danielle Douglas-Gabriel covers the student debt for The Washington Post. Danielle joined the national economy desk in July 2012 from Capital Business, a Post publication where she served as the local retail, hospitality and banking reporter. Prior to Capital Business, Danielle was the managing editor of Real Estate Forum, a commercial real estate trade magazine. Her writing has appeared in EbonyJet.com, New York Sun and New York Amsterdam News. She is the recipient of fellowships from the Donald Reynolds Journalism Institute and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
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