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WASHINGTON, DC—The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) today announced that Senior Fellow and former President Anne D. Neal has been reappointed to the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI). This advisory committee recommends to the Department of Education which accreditors should be authorized to serve as gatekeepers of federal education funding. Senator Mitch McConnell, Senate majority leader, made the appointment.
This is Neal’s third term on the Committee, serving first from 2007–2008, and most recently from 2010–2016. Since her first...Continue Reading >>
WASHINGTON, DC—The American Council of Trustees and Alumni—an advocacy organization which has long urged stronger oversight and accountability in higher education—criticized the decision by the...Continue Reading >>
Dr. Poliakoff became part of the ACTA team in March 2010 as the vice president of policy, and became ACTA's third president on July 1, 2016. Continue Reading >>
Dr. Kolson joined ACTA in July 2016. He previously served as director of the Washington Academic Internship Program for the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, The Ohio State University. Continue Reading >>
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