MEET PENN HILL GROUP’S FALL INTERNS: SORAYA ZRIKEM & KIRSTEN METTLER

MEET PENN HILL GROUP’S FALL INTERNS: SORAYA ZRIKEM & KIRSTEN METTLER

Meet Penn Hill Group’s Fall interns, Soraya Zrikem and Kirsten Mettler. Soraya, a returning Penn Hill Group intern, is a senior at the University of Michigan and is pursuing a double major in Philosophy, Politics & Economics and English. Kirsten is a sophomore at Stanford University and plans to major in Political Science with minors […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – MARCH 9, 2020

HOUSE and SENATE Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA), Chair of the Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee, released a discussion draft amending the National Apprenticeship Act. The Committee is seeking public comment on the draft by March 11, 2020 to be submitted to Apprenticeship.Comments@mail.house.gov. ADMINISTRATION The U.S. Department of Education (ED) announced the creation of a webpage on their main website […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – NOVEMBER 12, 2019

HOUSE and SENATE This week, Senators sought to advance, by unanimous consent, two proposals to extend mandatory funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and other Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) under the Higher Education Act (HEA), the FUTURE Act (H.R.2486) and the Student Aid Improvement Act (S.2557). Both requests were objected to and therefore did […]

PENN HILL GROUP’S WRAP UP – NOVEMBER 4, 2019

HOUSE and SENATE The Senate, in a 51-41 vote, failed to pass an initial vote to start debate on a second fiscal year (FY) 2020 spending package.The four-bill package, H.R. 2740 (116), includes the Defense, Labor-HHS-Education, State Foreign-Operations and Energy-Water spending measures for FY 2020. The House Education and Labor Committee held a markup on the College Affordability Act (H.R.4674), the […]

Education Veteran James F. Manning Joins Penn Hill Group

Washington, D.C. – Penn Hill Group today announced James F. Manning a leader in education management, operations and policy, will join the firm as Senior Advisor. Penn Hill Group principal Vic Klatt said, “Penn Hill Group is thrilled to announce Jim Manning as our new Senior Advisor. Jim is a seasoned expert with extensive federal […]