WGBH Openvault

WGBH Forum Network; Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education

06/09/2006

Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education Bridget Terry Long, associate professor, HGSE Evan Dobelle, president, CEO, NE Board of Higher Ed Robert O'Leary, state senator, D-MA Stephen P. Tocco, chair, MA Board of Higher Education Michael Widmer, president, MA Taxpayers Foundation Blenda Wilson, president, CEO, Nellie Mae Education Fdn Bridget Terry Long discusses the results of her recent research on the rising cost of higher education in New England with a panel of higher education experts. Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and the New England Council.


License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Series
WGBH Forum Network
Program
Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education
Program Number

3129

Series Description

The WGBH Forum Network is an audio and video streaming Website dedicated to curating and serving live and on-demand lectures given by some of the world's foremost scholars, authors, artists, scientists, policy makers and community leaders. These events are hosted by world-class cultural and educational organizations in the Greater Boston area. Through this online service thousands of interested people across the world partake of these lectures from the comfort of their home or office at any time they choose. We are proud of the role we serve in our community, of protecting and projecting the public voice; and of informing and inspiring that public voice to foster deeper understanding of and civic engagement in important issues.

Program Description

PAYING FOR COLLEGE: THE RISING COST OF HIGHER EDUCATION BRIDGET TERRY LONG, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, HGSE EVAN DOBELLE, PRESIDENT, CEO, NE BOARD OF HIGHER ED ROBERT O'LEARY, STATE SENATOR, D-MA STEPHEN P. TOCCO, CHAIR, MA BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION MICHAEL WIDMER, PRESIDENT, MA TAXPAYERS FOUNDATION BLENDA WILSON, PRESIDENT, CEO, NELLIE MAE EDUCATION FDN

BRIDGET TERRY LONG DISCUSSES THE RESULTS OF HER RECENT RESEARCH ON THE RISING COST OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN NEW ENGLAND WITH A PANEL OF HIGHER EDUCATION EXPERTS. SPONSORED BY BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MASSACHUSETTS AND THE NEW ENGLAND COUNCIL.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Event Coverage
Citation
Chicago: “WGBH Forum Network; Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education,” 06/09/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ABB913C6A3E8460A94CDF1F7110D2BCD.
MLA: “WGBH Forum Network; Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education.” 06/09/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ABB913C6A3E8460A94CDF1F7110D2BCD>.
APA: WGBH Forum Network; Paying for College: The Rising Cost of Higher Education. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ABB913C6A3E8460A94CDF1F7110D2BCD
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.