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Is College Worth It? Well... Worth What?

Robert Reich provides a sobering examination of the economics of a college education in America. Yes, Americans with college degrees do continue to earn more money than Americans without a degree. 341 more words


The financial problems of the young

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal announced that Younger Generation Faces a Savings Deficit.  The economy has not been kind to those who left school in the last decade. 242 more words

Financial Planning

3 On Your Side: Many College Grads Not Working In Careers Requiring Degrees

By Jim Donovan

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 5.8 percent in October, the lowest level since July 2008 and down from 7.2 percent a year earlier. 344 more words

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Social Media and Education

Soon enough, MOOCs will revolutionize (if they haven’t already) the manner in which students and teachers interact in an academic setting. While our society is taking a giant leap of faith (or so I would argue), it continues to indirectly showcase the power of the Internet, and foreshadows just how heavily we, as a global society, are relying on it. 610 more words

Social Media