Board Of Higher Ed To Focus On Under-Represented Students

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The state's Board of Higher Education on Tuesday unveils a shift in its priorities for college education in the state.

Moving forward, the board says raising the college enrollment and long-term success of under-represented students will be its top statewide priority — especially when it comes to public schools.

Chris Gabrieli, the chair of the board, joined Morning Edition to talk more about this initiative.

This segment aired on December 11, 2018.

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