Feb 25 2021

Coloring the Markups: Examining Race in Higher Education Policy

Urban Higher Education Lunchtime Lecture

February 25, 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Online via Zoom


Chicago, IL 60612

Katherine Wheatle, PhD

About the Speaker

Katherine Wheatle, PhD is a strategy officer for federal policy and equity in the Washington, DC offices of Lumina Foundation, an independent, private foundation in Indianapolis that is committed to making opportunities for learning beyond high school available to all.

Before joining Lumina, she served as a research analyst at the Institute for Higher Education Policy and as a research associate at the Center for Postsecondary Research at Indiana University, and consulted for the Office of Postsecondary Education at the U.S. Department of Education. Her past work has included examining how the Higher Education Act interacts with minority-serving institutions and how finance and financial aid policies can affect these institutions.

Urban Higher Education Lunchtime Lecture Series

This event is part of a series hosted by the college's MEd Urban Higher Education program. Other upcoming lectures include:



Dr. Alexios Rosario-Moore

Date posted

Feb 10, 2021

Date updated

Feb 12, 2021