Federal Forum: Impact of Deficit Reduction on Higher EducationOct. 26, 2011, 3:13 PM
Watch video of the Oct. 25 Federal forum on the impact of deficit reduction on higher education.
The forum focuses on the congressional Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, programs of interest that may be at risk for budget cuts, and potential outcomes of these negotiations. The panelists also discuss advocacy strategies by institutions of higher education and academic medical centers to prevent harmful cuts. The keynote speakers are Christina West, assistant vice chancellor for federal relations, and Kevin Cain, director of federal relations, health and biomedical sciences. Beth Fortune, vice chancellor for public affairs, moderates.