Penn GSE AHEAD

MOVING AHEAD

Penn AHEAD Executive Director Dr. Matt Hartley, Senior Scholar Dr. Peter Eckel, and the research staff of Nazarbayev University conducted an international conference highlighting shared governance principles of academic freedom, administrative autonomy, and financial autonomy of higher education institutions.

New 6-minute "Ed-Talk" videos and research fact sheets from AERA focus on the important issues in education. AHEAD Executive Director Laura Perna focuses her talk on improving college access and success for students from historically underrepresented groups.

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Our Mission

The Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy (AHEAD) is dedicated to promoting the public purposes of higher education in fostering open, equitable, and democratic societies.

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