I received a letter in the mail today from my college. It stated that it was my award letter for my spring financial aid. 93 more words
Have you heard the saying, every year millions of scholarships go unclaimed? It’s true; millions of scholarship dollars go unclaimed because students don’t apply. Most scholarships are specific based; meaning, have specific eligibility criteria such as GPA (grade point average); class ranking; community or volunteer service; school location; college placement scores (SAT/ACT); sports; gender; ethnic group; first-generation status; or disability. 550 more words
I think I may have shared this at the beginning of the year, but I cannot remember. I have argued that we can provide a free college education (at state universities). 495 more words
Clonakilty based company Irish Yogurts has been revealed as the winner of Bank of Ireland’s Sponsor for a Day competition.
Irish Yogurts representatives Alan Long and Karen Keohane pictured with Munster’s Denis Hurley, Stephen Archer and Andrew Conway. 125 more words
The Obama administration is planning to drastically expand the power of the Department of Education by ranking 6,000 colleges across the country. The proposed plan that would give colleges As through Fs is incredibly dangerous–it leaves extensive influence over higher education up to a few people in Washington D.C. 608 more words