Raymond Pierce Delivers Workshop on

The State of Higher Education in America

at the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 95th Convention

Raymond Pierce Delivers Workshop on The State of Higher Education in America at the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 95th Convention

On Saturday, July 27th, SEF President, Raymond Pierce, delivered a workshop on the current higher education research and policy agenda of SEF at the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity’s 95th Convention in Las Vegas, NV. During the workshop, Raymond covered the topics of college affordability and the inability of Pell Grants to keep pace with the rising cost of higher education; academic preparedness for college; career readiness and education institutions’ responsibility to prepare graduates for actual human resource needs that lead to meaningful employment or entrepreneurial opportunities; and institutional capacity.