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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 […]

Student Needs 2025+ project in the Daily Cougar

Published on September 24, 2014 By omar sahi

The Student Needs project is in the news again! The Daily Cougar recently published an article which includes commentary from students and alumni who participated in the project. The article discusses why the report was commissioned, and specifically why a student-centric perspective was made a priority when conducting research. As Andy mentions in the article, “Our research was […]

Introducing Omar Sahi as the new GA

Published on September 22, 2014 By Andy

The baton has passed to a new GA this fall – introducing Omar Sahi! Omar is a full-time student in his second year in the Foresight program. He has conducted research on the future of personal photography and the future of news media thus far in the program. He was also a member of the […]

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 […]

Student Needs 2025+ in APF Compass

Published on June 26, 2014 By Andy

Those of you who’ve been following our work on Student Needs 2025+ might be interested to know that our work was featured as part of the APF’s latest Special Issue on Education. Kudos to editor Andrew Curry for assembling this great material. Contents list, in page order: * Hardin Tibbs, on the changing university learning […]