US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Full Committee Hearing - Strengthening Federal Access Programs to Meet 21st Century Needs: A Look at TRIO and GEAR UP


Thursday, January 16 2014, 10:00 AM


106 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Panel I

  • Ms. Maureen Hoyler , President of the Council for Opportunity in Education, Washington, DC
  • Mr. Scott Giles , President and CEO of Vermont Student Assistance Corporation & Member of the Board of Directors of the National Council for Community and Education Partnerships, Shelburne, VT
  • Mr. Cornelius Griggs , Senior Project Manager & Lead Estimator of the Walsh Group, Chicago, IL
  • Ms. Tallie Sertich , Director of Climb Upward Bound, Hibbing Community College, Hibbing, MN
  • Mr. Weiya Liang , Director of GEAR UP, Washington Student Achievement Council, Olympia, WA
  • Dr. Douglas N. Harris , Associate Professor of Economics and University Endowed Chair in Public Education, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • Dr. Ron Haskins , Senior Fellow and Co-Director of the Center on Children and Families and Budgeting for National Priorities Project, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC