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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

U.S. News 2024 Rankings Reveal Few Surprises

September 19, 2023
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Yale Changes Admissions Policies Following Affirmative Action Decision

September 11, 2023
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Wall Street Journal College Rankings Reward Outcomes, Not Prestige

September 8, 2023
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How to Make Master’s Degrees More Affordable

August 30, 2023
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Should College Be Free?

August 30, 2023
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