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Goldie Blumentyk

Senior Writer
at
Chronicle of Higher Education

Goldie Blumenstyk is one of the nation’s most respected higher education journalists.
She joined The Chronicle of Higher Education, where she is a senior writer, in 1988. A nationally known expert on the business of higher education and adult students, she has won multiple awards from the Education Writers Association; reported for The Chronicle from China, Europe, Israel, and Peru; and also has contributed to The New York Times and USA Today. A frequent speaker at conferences and guest on public-radio shows and C-SPAN, she is the author of the Washington Post best-selling book American Higher Education in Crisis? What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford University Press, 2015).
At The Chronicle she now writes “The Edge,” a weekly newsletter on the ideas, people, and trends that are changing the higher-education landscape. Previously she covered City Hall for The Orlando Sentinel. She is a graduate of Colgate University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

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