Rebecca Kelliher is a staff writer covering public policy, university leadership and governance, and higher education advocacy groups. The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting awarded her a post-graduate fellowship for her investigative journalism on criminal justice. Before her reporting career, Rebecca worked in higher education for eight years at three institutions in the U.S. and internationally. She earned a master’s degree with honors from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. And she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from Barnard College. Rebecca is based in New York. Reach her at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter: @KelliherRebecca.