As the deadline for the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) approaches, the conversation around what programs ought to see the most benefit from it will continue to intensify. The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) held a series of panels at its 95th Convention on the federal policies that will impact community colleges and what some of the outcomes might be.

Ensuring that the Pell Grant program is continued is a key goal of many groups that advocate for the interests of low-income and minority students.

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