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Nov 1, 2012
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Reception to follow
The George Washington University School of Business
Room 652, Duquès Hall
2201 G Street NW (22nd Street entrance)
Metro: Foggy Bottom Station
Sallie Mae's "How America Pays for College 2012" study, conducted by Ipsos, finds that:
Telephone interviews about how families paid for college in academic year 2011-12 were conducted with 801 undergraduate college students, ages 18 to 24, and 800 parents of undergraduates.
Ms. Ducich is senior vice president for public policy for Sallie Mae. She is responsible for the development and advancement the company's legislative and policy goals, with a focus on federal financing of higher education and student loan programs. Prior to joining Sallie Mae in 1998, Ms. Ducich consulted on federal budget policy for several national firms, was deputy budget director with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from 1990 to 1993, a senior democratic staff member of the Senate Budget Committee, from 1987 to 1990, and a budget examiner with the Office of Management and Budget from 1984 to 1987.
Ms. Ducich received her Master's in Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and her B.A. with honors in Mathematics from Whitman College, Washington.