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Deondra Rose, "Citizens by Degree," with Mayor Steve Schewel

  • The Regulator Bookshop 720 Ninth Street Durham, NC (map)

The Regulator welcomes Duke professor Deondra Rose who will discuss her new book, Citizens By Degree: Higher Education Policy and the Changing Gender Dynamics of American Citizenship, in conversation with Durham Mayor Steve Schewel.  Citizens By Degree examines the development of landmark federal higher education policies—specifically the National Defense Education Act, the Higher Education Act, and Title IX—and the impact that they have had on the progress that American women have made since the 1960s.