Latest from Danielle Douglas-Gabriel
The congressional committee is deposing career staff for information about the Trump administration's role in propping up Dream Center Education Holdings as the for-profit college operator spiraled into insolvency.
  • Oct 22, 2020
A federal judge denied a proposed court settlement between the Trump administration and defrauded borrowers after the administration revealed its widespread denials of requests for student debt cancellation.
  • Oct 20, 2020
Unable to reunite in person, Howard University students and alumni reflect on the importance of homecoming and share their plans for this year’s virtual event.
  • Oct 16, 2020
College advising organizations and high schools are getting creative to help high school students complete the federal financial aid form when face-to-face counseling in school is no longer safe.
  • Oct 13, 2020
Maryland Community College Promise scholarship barely registered with residents in its first year but has nearly 3,000 people on a waitlist in its second. The demand outstrips what the state says it can supply as the public health and fiscal crisis is far from over.
  • Oct 5, 2020
Advocates say the pandemic has laid bare the precarious nature of pursuing a degree while raising a family.
  • Sep 28, 2020
A snapshot of fall enrollment shows fewer students are pursuing undergraduate degrees this semester as the coronavirus continues to sow fears of infection and devastate the economy.
  • Sep 24, 2020
Paul Quinn College will become the first historically Black college to partner with Guild Education, a Denver-based firm that works with companies such as Walmart and Lowe’s to provide education benefits to employees.
  • Sep 23, 2020
Some plans to teach in person failed after the coronavirus surged. Others are persisting.
  • Sep 20, 2020
Fears are rising of a "Lost Generation" of college students as low-income students, especially Black students, are dropping out of college or not enrolling. Many low-income students say they don’t have good enough Wifi at home to take online courses.
  • Sep 16, 2020