As students throughout New England head back to school this fall, tens of thousands of them have a head start on a bright future through a Children’s Savings Account (CSA). These investments in children’s future postsecondary education are offered in cities and states throughout the region—and beyond—and all share a goal of boosting college-going. CSAs are long-term savings or investme...
There is a growing national conversation about the role of Children’s Savings Accounts (CSAs) in building assets and creating opportunities for the next generation of students—and New England is right in the middle of it. In many respects, New England is leading the way.
Through the support of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Regional & Community Outreach Department and the experi...
Henry Bourgeois announced his retirement as president and CEO of the Alfond Scholarship Foundation, where he has worked for the past six years after leading the Maine Development Foundation and the Maine Compact for Higher Education. Colleen Quint, former founding director of the Mitchell Institute, will succeed him as head of the foundation, beginning Jan. 6.
The Westfield State University B...
For #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth @nebhe &
@wicheEDU are hosting a webinar with a panel of
@Active_Minds students & college mental health counselors to discuss how best to support #students & #faculty in the wake of #COVID19
Today at 1pm ET, get the latest scoop on public policy impacting higher ed, including ED guidance and allocations from the latest #COVIDrelief package. Register now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CKCrw3mvS_unVoNV_2AVUA