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Reece Johnson

Editorial Director
Academic Cap Education
  • MA Columbia University
  • BA University of Washington

Reece Johnson is the editorial director for news and data. He writes about the future of work and higher education, student political activism, and expanding educational opportunities. Reece holds a master's degree from Columbia University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Washington. His work has been cited by The New York Times, The New Yorker, Forbes, MSNBC, CNBC, Bloomberg, and Brookings.

Subject areas
Higher education policy, future of learning, future of work

Read Reece's Latest Articles

Students’ Top Factors in College Choice and Admissions: 2023

November 3, 2023
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Less Than One-Third of Students Think Legacy Admissions Should Be Allowed: Survey

October 30, 2023
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Half of College Students Would Have Used AI on Admissions Essay: Survey

November 29, 2023
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Most Students Would Consider Transferring if Their College Abolished DEI Initiatives: Survey

October 26, 2023
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Following Affirmative Action Ban, Can Early Decision Survive?

September 27, 2023
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