Current Trends/Future Issues Committee
The Committee on Current Trends and Future Issues (CTFI) annually reviews trends in counseling, college admission and enrollment management. The Committee makes recommendations for programs and services that educate and inform members and other publics about professional issues and trends.
Chair: David J. Hamilton, St. Marys Ryken High School (MD)
Kyle Allwine, University of Mary Washington (VA)
- Theresa Bedoya, Maryland Institute College of Art (MD)
Elizabeth Dugas, University of Alabama (VA Region)
- Chris Hill, Oak Hill Academy (VA)
- Gardner Humphreys, George C. Marshall High School (VA)
Crys Latham, The Washington Latin Public Charter School (DC)
Rachel Loving, Maggie Walker Governor's School (VA)
Ann Sarkisian, DePauw University (IN)
- Ann Marie Strauss, Garrison Forest School (MD)
Resources and Readings
Our committee will periodically post links to articles and resources related to college admission and/or guidance. Even if we don’t all agree with these articles, we hope they will be thought-provoking and spark a discussion among our members. Have an article you’d like to add? Email a link to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring 2016 Articles
The College Application Process
The Common Application Announces 2016-2017 Essay Prompts
Five Things to Know About Account Rollover
The Current and Future of Testing
University of Delaware to make SAT optional
What your child needs to know before taking the SAT and ACT
Prior-Prior Year Income Data for the FAFSA
FAFSA Completion by High School
3 Charts That Show Just How Dire The Student Debt Crisis Has Become
In College and Beyond
6 Classes I Would Force Every College Student To Take
For What Kind of Future Work Are We Educating Our Kids
For Undergrads, Peers Play Key Role in Degree Attainment
LinkedIn's CEO Wants to Revolutionize the Global Workforce By Matching All Jobs With Skilled Workers
How Sal Khan Hopes to Remake Education
Will You Sprint, Stroll or Stumble Into a Career?
Career Coaching for the Playdate Generation
Educating an Original Thinker
Eleven Signs a City Will Succeed
Why Cloudy Days Help Us Think More Clearly
Archive of Previous CTFI Articles
NACAC Current Trends and Future Issues Committee
For more information on what the national committee is doing, click HERE.
We Want to Hear from You!
Have an issue? Seeing a trend? Let us know! Email email@example.com.