How is the recession affecting higher education? From changes in financial aid to changes in curriculum; from small private colleges to the biggest public universities; for parents, students and educators alike - the Brian Lehrer Show explores the world of higher ed in the new economic reality.
As students and their parents decide which college to attend in the fall, Dr. Shirley Strum Kenny, retiring president of Stony Brook University, says SUNY and CUNY students are being hit with unfair tuition hikes.
WNYC 93.9 FM and AM 820 are New York's flagship public radio
stations, broadcasting the finest programs from NPR and PRI, as well as a wide range of award-winning local
programming. WNYC is a division of
New York Public Radio.