Higher Education in 2020: Impact of the Pandemic, Policy, and Election

Thursday, October 29 | 1:00PM–1:45PM ET
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Live Session

With the election less than a week away, American Council on Education Senior Vice President Terry Hartle discusses public policy issues of importance to colleges and universities, including prospects for additional aid that students and institutions need to recover from the devastating impact of coronavirus, immigration issues, and more, as well as what the outcome of the election could mean for higher education on these various fronts.


Become familiar with current federal policy developments that impact higher education * Understand the federal response to the impact of the pandemic on higher institutions and prospects for future action * Learn about other pending higher education public policy issues and how they might be affected by the Nov. 3 election


  • Terry Hartle

    Senior Vice President, Government and Public Affai, American Council on Education (ACE)