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"What Do You Want to do after college?" --- "I don't know"

The response that makes me cringe when I ask people…
“I don’t know.”
You don’t know what you want to do after college, yet, you’re in college, spending time and money on something you don’t know about? 303 more words

Discussion Of Life And Society

The Hidden Fees of Higher Education

College is part of the American Dream but it’s putting students and their families lives in a bad financial nightmare. Student loans in America have reached $1.2 trillion dollars!! 245 more words

Money

Just to Get a Job to Pay for School

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Story of too many people’s lives!

Don’t get me wrong. I think education is very powerful tool and can open a lot of doors and opportunities. 66 more words

Education

University: The Best & Worst Time Of Your Life

Don’t’ ask why, but I recently found myself reading the Council of Ontario Universities 2014 Employment Report. The document, which is filled with motivational quotes such as “A University Education Leads To Success” and “University Grads Get Jobs”, analyzes the employment outcomes of Ontario graduates such as myself. 360 more words

Rants

Why I Will Never Buy a Bass Guitar

When I was fourteen, I bought my first Rancid CD, …And Out Come the Wolves. The first track, “Maxwell Murder,” was a mere minute and twenty-six seconds long and contained a bass solo about three-quarters of the way through. 963 more words

Interview 006 - Justin Leedy and the Labouré Society

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Today we are joined by Justin Leedy, a college graduate and former seminarian who is discerning a religious vocation, about what options exist for those discerning a vocation who are laden with hefty college debt. 88 more words

Catholic Culture

Raising Bad boys

My two older sons spent their highschool “unschooling” years home, alone. One exception was that both of them played soccer on organized teams and went off to casual “pick up” games when they were happening, both near and far away. 958 more words

Unschooling/Homeschooling