PHENOM’s new interim Development and Administrative Director!

Welcome to Ravi Khanna, PHENOM’s new interim Development and Administrative Director!  Ravi was hired on January 23 after a thorough search and interviews with 4 outstanding candidates.  Ravi will work primarily on fundraising so that PHENOM can expand its scope and pursue the ambitious agenda required in these times of great difficulty and great opportunity.  […]

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White Paper: The Affordability Crisis in MA Public Higher Ed

In today’s world, for anyone hoping to prosper, college is not a luxury but a necessity.  Unfortunately, students are increasingly being priced out of higher education, including public  higher education. Many can attend our public colleges only because they or their parents are  making great personal sacrifices: As the New York Times Magazine recently noted, […]

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White Paper: Advancing Public Higher Education in MA

This is the paper that led to PHENOM’s founding. It was read by Governor-Elect Patrick and discussed by him with a group of students, union leaders and administrators on December 1, 2006.  Hundreds of people then heard him say that he would be “a champion for public higher education.”  100 people participated in breakout sessions […]

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