Higher Education Reporter
David Jesse has covered higher education in Michigan for more than a decade. He's written extensively on sexual assault on college campuses, including at Michigan State University; higher education finance, college affordability and the University of Michigan, including its endowment. He is a 2020-21 Spencer Fellow in Education Reporting at the Columbia University School of Journalism. The Education Writers Association named him the top education reporter in the nation in 2018. He is a 2016 and 2019 EWA reporting fellow.