Andrew Kreighbaum

Andrew Kreighbaum joins Inside Higher Ed as our federal policy reporter. Andrew comes to us from The Investigative Reporting Workshop. He received his master's in data journalism at the University of Missouri, and has interned at USA Today and a national journalism institute in Columbia, MO. Before getting his master's, Andrew spent three years covering government and education at local papers in El Paso, McAllen and Laredo, Texas. He graduated in 2010 from the University of Texas at Austin, where he majored in history and was news editor at The Daily Texan.

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August 4, 2016
One-fifth of undergraduates did not apply for any financial aid during the 2011-12 academic year -- typically because they thought they could afford college without it or did not believe they would qualify, according to a report from the U.S. Education Department's National Center for Education Statistics.
August 3, 2016
New York Federal Reserve analysis finds that student loan debt contributes both to high levels of negative wealth and to income inequality. But financial aid experts say analysis misses some shadings.
August 2, 2016
Department of Education receives thousands of comments on proposed regulations for discharge of federal loans when colleges have defrauded students.
August 2, 2016
Sixty-two percent of all Americans support free tuition at public colleges and universities, according to a survey released Monday by Among millennials surveyed, support was even higher, with 77 percent backing free tuition.
August 1, 2016
Kentucky judge issues temporary injunction blocking governor's executive order that replaced university trustees.
August 1, 2016
The Republican presidential candidate spoke Friday at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs -- leaving many faculty members concerned. In a letter responding to the event, nearly 120 faculty members told Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalaback that they recognize Donald Trump’s right to speak on campus but condemn the content and tone of the rhetoric he has used throughout his campaign.
July 28, 2016
After taking a backseat to debate over free tuition at four-year public colleges, free community college advocates see chance to build momentum.
July 27, 2016
Speech after speech discusses student debt -- and praises the Clinton plan (based in part on Sanders plan) for college affordability.
July 22, 2016
The online retail giant's promise to provide "discounted" student loans through a new partnership with Wells Fargo elicits concerns from consumer advocates about possible duping of students.
July 21, 2016
Education Department's 56-page memo details new guidelines for student loan servicers.


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