Edie Irons

Communications Director, Institute for College Access and Success

Guest

Communications Director at the Institute for College Access and Success and the Project on Student Debt

Edie Irons on KCRW

Once first among among the world's nations in college graduates, the United States has fallen to seventh, and President Obama  wants a massive new entitlement program  to get America…

Students Take on Increasing Debt to Pay for an Education

Once first among among the world's nations in college graduates, the United States has fallen to seventh, and President Obama wants a massive new entitlement program to get America…

from Which Way, L.A.?

In the proportion of college graduates between the ages of 25 and 34, the US used to be first among the world’s nations.  But it has fallen to seventh, with tuition and other costs too…

Students Take on Increasing Debt to Pay for an Education

In the proportion of college graduates between the ages of 25 and 34, the US used to be first among the world’s nations.  But it has fallen to seventh, with tuition and other costs too…

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Marion Nestle’s book “Unsavory Truths” contains shocking revelations about how the science that influences what we eat is corrupted by corporate interests.

from Scheer Intelligence

Last week, the Democratic-controlled House passed legislation to form a select committee to investigate what spurred the breach of the Capitol on January 6th and what happened on the…

from KCRW Features

“I am honored to accept his nomination to serve in this role,'' Garcetti said in a statement. “I love Los Angeles and will always be an Angeleno.

from KCRW Features

This week on Left, Right & Center, it’s a special presentation of our companion show All The Presidents’ Lawyers.

from Left, Right & Center

Koreatown’s Wi Spa is the latest battleground in the culture wars — after a video went viral suggesting a transgender patron was admitted to a women-only section of the spa.

from KCRW Features

Sha’Carri Richardson tested positive for THC, so the United States Anti-Doping Agency handed her a one-month suspension.

from KCRW Features

It’s an issue many communities across California are wrestling with: how to preserve historic buildings and landmarks that are part of their heritage without draining local government…

from Zócalo's Connecting California

When you see Governor Gavin Newsom’s name on the recall ballot this September 14, you won’t see the word Democrat alongside it.

from KCRW Features

“It's really hard for parents to go back to work if there's not a safe place to leave your child when they're not in school.

from KCRW Features