HIGHER EDUCATION TODAY is a television talk show that connects viewers to contemporary issues, people, and institutions involved in the world of higher education. The show has won four Telly Awards.

HIGHER EDUCATION TODAY is produced monthly by the University of the District of Columbia; host is educational consultant and author Steven Roy Goodman. Each half-hour episode covers a new education subject.

Episode 42 - Campus Crime and Policing - Guests are Professor Michael Rich, Elon University School of Law, and Chief Larry Volz, UDC Director of Public Safety:

Episode 41 - International Baccalaureate - Guests are Marie Vivas, University Relations Manager, IB Americas, International Baccalaureate, and Sara L. Marchello, University Registrar, The College of William and Mary:

Episode 40 - U.S. News College Rankings - Guests are Robert Morse, Director of Data Research, U.S. News & World Report, and Anne Weeks, Upper School Head, The Salisbury School:

Please click here to read the U.S. News posting about the college rankings episode.

Episode 39 - Universities in China and the U.S. - Guest is James Fallows, National Correspondent, The Atlantic, and author of "Postcards from Tomorrow Square" and "China Airborne"

Episode 38 - Korean Studies, International Relations - Guests are Dr. Frank Plantan, co-director of the International Relations Program at the University of Pennsylvania, and Angela Choi, program coordinator for the Korea Studies Program and the U.S.-Korea Institute at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University:

Episode 37 - MIT, CMU, Open Educational Resources - Guests are Candace Thille, Director, Open Learning Initiative, Carnegie Mellon University, and Stephen Carson, External Relations Director, MIT OpenCourseWare, Massachusetts Institute of Technology:

Episode 36 - National Service - Guests are Senator Harris Wofford (D-PA), former Peace Corps Associate Director and Bryn Mawr College President, and Rev. Elisha B. Morris, Internship Coordinator, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania:

Episode 35 - Campus Overload, Washington Post - Guest is Jenna Johnson, education reporter at the Washington Post:

Episode 34 - Student-Athletes - Guests are Christine Brennan, USA TODAY sports columnist; Brian Davis, former Duke University and Minnesota Timberwolves basketball player; and Mex Carey, Georgetown University sports information director:

Episode 33 - Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool, Vusi Mahlasela - Guests are The Honorable Ebrahim Rasool, South African Ambassador to the United States, and Vusi Mahlasela, singer-songwriter known as "The Voice" in South Africa:

Episode 32 - Dissertations - Guests are Leonard Cassuto, Ph.D., Professor of English at Fordham University, and Paul Jay, Ph.D., Professor of English at Loyola University Chicago:

Episode 31 - Senator Bob Graham - Guest is Senator Bob Graham (D-FL), Bob Graham Center for Public Service, University of Florida:

Episode 30 - Poetry - Guests are Myra Sklarew, Poet and Professor Emerita of Literature at American University, and E. Ethelbert Miller, Director of the African American Studies Resource Center at Howard University:

Episode 29 - University Consortia - Guests are Robert Walton, CEO, Claremont University Consortium, and Kristen McGuire, Executive Director, Baltimore Collegetown Network:

Episode 28 - Finances, St. John's College - Guest is Dr. Bronté Jones, Treasurer, St. John's College - Annapolis:

Please click here to read the transcript of the Finances, St. John's College episode.

Episode 27 - Student Debt - Guests are Deanne Loonin, director of the National Consumer Law Center's Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project; Heather Jarvis, founder of, a website focused on student loan issues; and Crys Latham, college counselor at Washington Latin Public Charter School:

Episode 26 - Women's Colleges - Guest is Carol T. Christ, Ph.D., President of Smith College:

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Episodes 73-87 (2014-)
Episode 73 - Jim Lehrer
Episode 74 - Nazarbayev University
Episode 75 - The Lincoln University, HBCUs
Episode 76 - University of Aberdeen
Episode 77 - Scottish Independence Referendum Debate
Episode 78 - Asperger's and Autism in College
Episode 79 - Low-Income Students, Trinity Washington University
Episode 80 - Johnny Clegg, Musician and Anthropologist
Episode 81 - David Garfinkle, Broadway Producer
Episode 82 - Digital Badges
Episode 83 - Tigers for Tigers
Episode 84 - Student Affairs Professionals
Episode 85 - Athletes and Unions
Episode 86 - Deaf Education
Episode 87 - LSAT Score-Flagging

Episodes 43-72 (2013)
Episode 43 - Universities and the Obama 2nd Term
Episode 44 - Refugees and Universities
Episode 45 - Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Episode 46 - Lifelong Learning
Episode 47 - Learning Disabilities, Landmark College
Episode 48 - Visual Arts
Episode 49 - Town-Gown Relations, BGSU
Episode 50 - California State University
Episode 51 - F&M College Prep
Episode 52 - Counseling in Kijabe
Episode 53 - Creative Writing and Freshman English
Episode 54 - Emergency Medical Services
Episode 55 - Is College Worth It?
Episode 56 - Public Health
Episode 57 - NASA Education
Episode 58 - Race and Social Relations on Campus
Episode 59 - Neuroscience
Episode 60 - Rhodes University
Episode 61 - Dr. Mamphela Ramphele
Episode 62 - Justice Albie Sachs
Episode 63 - Student Life in South Africa
Episode 64 - Language and Education
Episode 65 - Teaching Creativity
Episode 66 - Dr. Johnnetta Cole, Museum Studies
Episode 67 - Canadian Universities
Episode 68 - Hospitality Management
Episode 69 - Open Access to Research
Episode 70 - American University of Afghanistan
Episode 71 - Service Academy Nominations
Episode 72 - Architecture on Campus

Episodes 1-25 (2010-2011)
Episode 1 - NACAC, AU, Access to Higher Education
Episode 2 - Transitions to School and Work
Episode 3 - Community Colleges
Episode 4 - Careers in Health Care
Episode 5 - Unconventional Education Options
Episode 6 - Education News
Episode 7 - Technology, C-SPAN, UDC
Episode 8 - Disability Services
Episode 9 - Net Price Calculators
Episode 10 - Dr. E. Gordon Gee
Episode 11 - Jesse Jackson on Education
Episode 12 - Early College
Episode 13 - Student-Parent Relations
Episode 14 - Value of the Liberal Arts
Episode 15 - Nonviolence and Gay Students
Episode 16 - Schools of Education
Episode 17 - Do-It-Yourself Education
Episode 18 - Motivation and Rewards
Episode 19 - Unions and Education
Episode 20 - Harvard Admissions
Episode 21 - Chinese Language Studies
Episode 22 - Design Schools
Episode 23 - SAT Optional
Episode 24 - Game Development
Episode 25 - Civic Engagement

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