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The House Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education, Training, and Lifelong Learning held a hearing April 23 to review higher-education issues, including trends in student enrollment, college costs, and the status of financial-aid programs at the state, federal, and institutional levels.
The Education Department
National Library of Education Request for comment
The Department of Education is seeking public input on the future activities and priorities of the National Library of Education. The announcement appeared in the April 15 issue of the Federal Register. The deadline for submissions is May 15.