Penn GSE AHEAD

Presentations, Publications, & Working Papers

Year: 2015

Ruby, A., Perna, L., Boruch, R., & Wang, N. (2015, December). Are there metrics for MOOCS from Social Media?. Ruby, A., Perna, L., Boruch, R., & Wang, N. (2015). Are There Metrics for MOOCS From Social Media?. Online Learning Journal, 19(5).. Publications
Perna, L.W. (2015, November 2). Guest Editor's Column: Preparing for Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act . Perna, Laura W. (2015) "Guest Editor’s Column: Preparing for Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act," Journal of Student
Financial Aid, 45
(3). Retrieved from http://publications.nasfaa.org/jsfa/vol45/iss3/1..
Publications
Perna, L.W. (2015, October). College Affordability: Is Free Community College Tuition the Answer?. (What's AHEAD: Key Trends in Higher Education No. 7). Philadelphia, PA: Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania. Publications
Hartley, M., Gopaul, B., Sagintayeva, A., & Apergenova, R. (2015, October). Learning autonomy: higher education reform in Kazakhstan. Hartley, M., Gopaul, B., Sagintayeva, A., & Apergenova, R. Learning autonomy: higher education reform in Kazakhstan. Higher Education, 1-13. Publications
(2015, September). Workshop Report Series. Publications
Eckel, P.D. and Perna, L.W. (2015, June). Public Perceptions of Higher Education: Is it Worth the Cost?. (What's AHEAD: Key Trends in Higher Education No. 6). Philadelphia, PA: Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania. Publications
Dosmagambet, Y. (2015, June). Optimal Policy for Secondary Education in Developing Countries . Working Papers
Hartley, M. & Ruby, A. (2015, May 11). The Future of Higher Education. The HEAD Foundation, located in Singapore, held their second series of workshops and invited four experts to discuss trends and challenges regarding the future of higher education. Penn AHEAD Executive Director Matthew Hartley and Penn AHEAD Senior Scholar Alan Ruby were among the the four invited participants.Dr. Hartley spoke about the challenges that US higher education faced during the 1990s and how institutions have evolved to overcome those challenges. He also spoke about higher education's collaboration and commitment to community stakeholders.Professor Ruby presented on the intention and purpose of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) and student access to free and individualized learning.. Presentations
Dr. Lois Weis (2015, April 27). Class Warfare: Driving Towards College Admissions in Top-Tier U.S. Secondary Schools. Invited presentation to PennAHEAD. Presentations
Perna, L.W. (2015, March 30). Promoting College Access & Completion: The Role of Public Policy & Institutional Practice. Invited presentation to the University at Buffalo Graduate School of Education. Presentations
Perna, L.W. (2015, March). Higher Education Leaders: What Institutional Decisions Do They Influence? . (What's AHEAD: Key Trends in Higher Education No. 5). Philadelphia, PA: Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania. Publications
Perna, L.W., Orosz, K., Jumakulov, Z., Kishtentayeva, M., & Ashirbekov, A. (2015, February). Understanding the programmatic and contextual forces that influence participation in a government-sponsored student mobility program. Higher Education, 69, 173-188. Publications
Cahalan, M., & Perna, L.W. (2015, February). Indicators of Higher Education Equity in the United States: 45-Year Trend Report. Publications
Perna, L.W., Orosz, K., & Jumakulov, Z. (2015, January). Understanding the human capital benefits of a government-funded international scholarship program: An exploration of Kazakhstan's Bolashak program. International Journal of Educational Development. Publications