Reinventing Higher Education

, Written by Travis Koch, Posted: Tue, January 7 2014 at 2:28 PM, Updated: Tue, January 7 2014 at 2:45 PM

A reorganization of Oregon's higher education system is expected to pool more money for universities and community colleges.

As of July 1st, 2014 the current system overseeing higher ed will fall under one, named Higher Education Coordinating Commission lead by former middle school teacher and Governor's aid, Ben Cannon.

Oregon's 40-40-20 Goal: http://www.sheeo.org/resources/state-policy-leadership/oregon%E2%80%99s-40-40-20-goal-action

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Travis Koch

News at Sunrise Co-Anchor Travis Koch started his career as a filmmaker. He wrote and directed documentaries about traveling and extreme sports.

Among his many life experiences, he was a dog musher in Alaska and a baker in Minnesota. Travis began his career at NBC5 News as a weekend photographer and has continued to follow his dreams in television broadcasting and multimedia.

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