Futures Project Publications

Though The Futures Project closed down on March 31, 2005, the project’s publications have been archived here on NERCHE’s website.  Published materials include articles, reports, op-ed pieces, and other materials that focus on The Futures Project’s overarching objective:  To engage key constituencies—including students and their parents, university administrators and faculty, and policy makers and the business community—in finding policy solutions that help steer the market in ways that benefit society and serve the public interest.

The publications below are organized thematically into the following categories:  CompetitionAccess and AttainmentHigher Education, General; Technology; Student Learning; Globalization.

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 Competition

Articles:

Reports:

Other:

 

Access and Attainment

Articles:

Reports:

Op-Eds:

  • Couturier, L. (2003, April 7). “Quotaland” for white privilege. Providence Journal.
     
  • Newman, F. (2002, June 17). Get to root of college diversity with a boost to K-12 education.  Detroit Free Press.

 

Higher Education, General

Books:

Articles:

Briefing Papers:

Reports:

Op-Eds:

  • Newman, F., & Scurry, J. (2002, July 22). State U's burdened by rigidity.  Providence Journal.

 

Technology

Articles:

Reports:

 

Student Learning

Op-Eds:

  • Scurry, J., & Newman, F. (2002, September 21). Dealing with U.S. News college rankings. Providence Journal.

 

Globalization

Reports:

Other: