Goldie  Blumenstyk

Goldie Blumenstyk

Goldie Blumenstyk is one of the nation’s most respected higher-education journalists. A senior writer at The Chronicle of Higher Education, she is known for her expertise on for-profit higher education, college and educational innovation. She has reported for The Chronicle from China, Israel, Peru and several countries in Europe, and her stories have received numerous awards. Goldie has been a frequent guest on public radio and public-affairs shows, and her work has appeared in The New York Times and USA Today. She is co-founder of The Chronicle’s new reporting project, “Re:Learning | Mapping the New Education Landscape.” Before joining The Chronicle in 1988, she covered City Hall at The Orlando Sentinel. Her bestselling book, American Higher Education in Crisis? What Everyone Needs to Know, was published by Oxford University Press, 2015. Goldie has a B.A. (History) from Colgate University, and a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.