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Houston Foresight Produces On the Horizon Special Issue: Student Needs 2025

Published on September 22, 2017 By Kimberly Daniels

Houston Foresight advances its endeavor to produce high-quality foresight work that helps businesses, governments, institutions and even students anticipate and prepare for the future by publishing 11 out of 13 articles featured in On the Horizon’s 2017 special issue: Student needs 2025 and beyond. Production of this collaborative work by UH faculty, students and alumni […]

Crafting a Platform for the Future of Students

Published on July 26, 2015 By Andy

Ground has been broken on a new research project for our friends at Lumina Foundation. We’re doing some follow-on work to the Future of Student Needs: 2025 and Beyond project. One of our recommendations from that project was to consider building a platform to incorporate student voices into the discussion on the future of higher […]

Laura, Jim, Katie, Omar and Andy travel to Indianapolis to present Student Needs project

Published on October 13, 2014 By omar sahi

On September 26th, Foresight students Laura Schlehuber, Katie King, Omar Sahi, and Jim Breaux (now also a faculty member in the program) along with Professor Andy Hines travelled to Indianapolis, Indiana to present the Student Needs project to the Lumina Foundation. The presentation included key findings from the two dozen strong group of faculty, alums, and students who gathered […]

Future of Education: Goodbye, Summer Vacation

Published on September 12, 2014 By Andy

I squeezed onto CNBC yesterday with  a few comments as part of “Will the college bubble burst: http://www.cnbc.com/id/101985258 ; this is the written version: Sharon Epperson, “A higher-ed bubble even bigger than student loans, Sept 11, 2014, Redesign of the Traditional Classroom Now, for the stuff that didn’t get aired. Here are some of the note I […]

Houston Chronicle interviews Andy Hines on Student Needs 2025+

Published on September 4, 2014 By omar sahi

Those who have been following our blog might be familiar with the Future Of Student Needs: 2025 and Beyond project. The Houston Foresight program recruited a team of students and alums to prepare a report which seeks to anticipate the needs of future students in order to increase college completion rates. After months of work, we are preparing to […]