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November 3, 2022

PDP Grant History and Resources

Earlier this year, the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association (SHEEO) completed its Postsecondary Data Partnership Assistance to Community Colleges grant. Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, since January of 2019, SHEEO has provided technical assistance and support for the National Student Clearinghouse’s (Clearinghouse) Postsecondary Data Partnership (PDP). The Clearinghouse’s PDP  platform was designed to improve and support the use of state- and institution-level postsecondary data and reduce…

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January 10, 2019

Randy Gardner Appointed Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education

by Ohio Department of Higher Education

Randy Gardner was appointed the 10th Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education in January 2019. As Chancellor, he oversees the state’s public two-year and four-year institutions and Ohio Technical Centers; provides policy guidance to the Governor and the Ohio General Assembly; and carries out state higher education policy.

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January 7, 2019

Timothy Larson Named Executive Director of Connecticut Office of Higher Education

by Matt Dillane

Governor-elect Ned Lamont has tapped Tim Larson to lead the Office of Higher Education. The office oversees such tasks as administering state financial aid programs and regulating more than 150 postsecondary career schools.

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January 2, 2019

Michael LeFever Appointed South Carolina Interim SHEEO

by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (CHE) announced today that Mr. Michael LeFever will serve as Interim President and Executive Director beginning the first week of January.

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December 26, 2018

Kate O’Neill named Cabinet Secretary of the New Mexico Higher Education Department

by Andrew Oxford

Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham tapped Kate O’Neill, the former head of the University of New Mexico’s Taos campus, to head her administration’s Higher Education Department.

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December 23, 2018

Al Bowman Retiring as Executive Director of Illinois Board of Higher Education

by Lenore Sobota, Education Reporter for The Pantagraph

Al Bowman, Illinois State University president emeritus, is retiring as executive director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education at the end of the month.

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