Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Talent

By Dakota Pawlicki

Lumina Foundation presents conversations with newsmakers and thought leaders in the field of education and training after high school. Hear from people working to attract, retain, and cultivate the talent America needs for the 21st century.

  1. 1.
    The Current State of Campus Policing
    1:28:07
  2. 2.
    Supporting Parenting Students
    1:05:38
  3. 3.
    The State of Short-Term Credentials
    1:26:54
  4. 4.
    Changing the Narrative on Borrowers of Color
    1:18:59
  5. 5.
    Innovation: Using what we have to make what we need.
    1:26:01
  6. 6.
    Looking Ahead to 2021 w/ Danielle Douglas-Gabrielle, Jesse O’Connell, and Amanda DeLaRosa
    1:03:59
  7. 7.
    Supporting Veterans and the GI Bill: A conversation with the Cyrus family, Dr. Eddie R. Cole, and Carrie Wofford
    1:01:49
  8. 8.
    College Admissions (And What’s a ‘Good College,’ Anyway?)
    1:00:29
  1. 9.
    Responding Today, Preparing for Tomorrow – Harrison Keller, Cathy Longstreet, & Juan Salgado
    1:09:05
  2. 10.
    It’s what you learn, not how long it takes: Competency-based education with Charla Long, Natalie Schwartz, and Zainab Okolo
    1:04:16
  3. 11.
    Going back to college after 30 years - Johnathan Williams and Charletta Thomas
    40:11
  4. 12.
    Six Predictions for Higher Ed in 2020 w/ Jesse O’Connell
    31:12
  5. 13.
    U of California sued over SAT use in admissions. Does the SAT predict college success? A conversation with Elissa Nadworny of NPR and Elaine Allensworth of UChicago Consortium
    31:15
  6. 14.
    Chambers and Presidential Campaigns w/ David Rattray, Paola Santana, and Jesse O’Connell
    34:39
  7. 15.
    A Conversation with the Brookings Institution, Institute for Higher Education Policy, and the Pell Institute.
    56:36
  8. 16.
    “I don’t even know what to ask.” – What Veterans Need for Success in Education
    39:41
  9. 17.
    “Community providers are essential” – Race, jobs, and the American postsecondary system
    44:00
  10. 18.
    “We can see the change coming, but we haven’t moved fast enough” – Preparing for the Future
    34:37
  11. 19.
    “Now we question what truth is” – Getting to Truth Through Pop Culture and Inclusive Research
    40:46
  12. 20.
    “Nobody is coming to save us” – Companies Cultivating Their Own Talent
    1:11:04
  13. 21.
    “It’s not one thing, it’s the whole thing.” – Providing Supports for Community College Students
    53:48
  14. 22.
    “The business model of higher ed is broken” – Impacts of College Closures: Part 2
    1:13:02
  15. 23.
    “I’m not jobless, I’m careerless” – Impacts of College Closures: Part 1
    45:35
  16. 24.
    Politics and Policy, Coast to Coast
    38:52
  17. 25.
    “Living up to the Designation” – Hispanic Serving Institutions
    37:11
  18. 26.
    “Education is Public Safety” – Supporting justice-involved learners
    49:08
  19. 27.
    “Love the students you have, not the ones you wish you had.” – Making college accessible and affordable for adults
    35:24
  20. 28.
    EP 03: “No more waiting.” – Student voice in creating change
    42:27
  21. 29.
    EP 02: “I decided to keep going.” – High school dropout to college freshman
    44:06
  22. 30.
    EP 01: “I know my price.” – Investing in majority-black communities
    30:51

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