News & Media

Tuesday March 11, 2014
By Linnea Walsh
Download print version. Contact: Linnea Walsh, lwalsh@jff.org or 617-728-4446 x155;  Renee Tilton, rtilton@crosbymarketing.com or 410-626-0805   BOSTON, MA (March 11, 2014)—A newly released white paper reports far-reaching impacts of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) on America...
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Health Care
Friday March 7, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Download print version. Boston, MA  (March 10, 2014) – The Kresge Foundation has awarded $1.5 million in grants to help more low-income students, students of color, and first-generation students complete college and earn credentials by expanding a thriving network of Student Success Centers,...
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State-Local Higher Education Policy
Tuesday February 18, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
JFF was part of a White House event on Expanding College Opportunity. The President and First Lady spoke about expanding college opportunity for all students in the country, and then higher education, business, and nonprofit leaders pledged over 100 new commitments to action to achieve this goal....
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Federal Higher Education Policy, Federal Workforce Policy
Thursday January 16, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Initiative Announced at January 16 White House Event on College Opportunity   In early 2014, Achieving the Dream, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, and Jobs for the Future will jointly explore with community colleges, higher education organizations, philanthropy, and other...
Monday November 4, 2013
By Jobs for the Future
Recruitment and recognition events happening Nov. 11-15 AUSTIN, TX (November 4, 2013) — Starting Monday, November 11, twenty-one community colleges and college districts across Texas are celebrating Accelerate TEXAS Week in honor of the initiative that has helped more than 3,000 Adult Basic Ed...
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Adult Basic Education