PHENOM’s Executive Director Testifies for More Affordable and Accessible Public Higher Education

Amongst the dozens of people who crammed into a room at the State House to testify about higher education bills Wednesday, one demographic was noticeably absent — students.

Still, Natalie Higgins, executive director of the Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts, made sure to speak for students, many of whom were unable to attend because they were in class or working.

Yesterday, PHENOM’s Executive Director, Natalie Higgins, testified before the Joint Committee on Higher Education in support of a series of bills to increase affordability and accessibility of public higher education. Check out this coverage from