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Catalog Number 00000010-VHS
Object Name Recording, Video Tape Cassette
Scope & Content Recording of the MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour regarding the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (CFAT) report "College: The Undergraduate Experience in America."

The three featured people being interviewed about higher education in America are: William Bennett, Secretary of Education, Ann [W.] Reynolds, Chancellor of California State University (CSU), and Ernest L. Boyer.

Topics covered are: testing standards (SATS), the growing tension between teaching and research among faculty, tenure, drop-out rates, financial aid, campus community, access and diversity, debt and student loans, and minority students.
Date December 29, 1986
Event MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour, PBS, December 29, 1986
Collection Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - CFAT
People Bennett, William
Reynolds, Ann W.
Search Terms MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour
PBS (Public Broadcasting Service)
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
Undergraduate Education
Undergraduate Experience
Undergraduate Experience, responsibility of faculty
Higher Education, paying for it
Higher Education, creating a community
Higher Education, tension between teaching and research
SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test)
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
Testing Standards
Tenure
Financial Aid
Higher Education, creating a community
Minority Students
Higher Education, dropout rates
Diversity