Episode 184: NASFAA's Position on Student Loan Forgiveness, ED Under Biden Takes Shape, and Expanded Student Eligibility for SNAP

This week on "Off The Cuff," Justin kicks off the episode detailing NASFAA’s position on widespread student loan forgiveness. The group then covers the latest on the nomination process for Miguel Cardona, President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Department of Education (ED), and Justin and Megan discuss the appointment of James Kvaal as ED under secretary, where he will focus on the department’s higher education efforts. Plus, Karen informs institutions on what they need to know regarding the temporary expanded eligibility so more college students can access SNAP benefits. 

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Justin Draeger Megan Coval Allie Bidwell Karen McCarthy
Justin Draeger
President & CEO

Megan Coval
Vice President, Policy & Federal Relations
Allie Arcese
Managing Editor

Karen McCarthy
Director of Policy Analysis

 

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Publication Date: 2/26/2021


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