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College Costs and Student Debt

Student debt is a huge problem, see here and here, both for the college students and former students who have accumulated it as well as for the U.S. 308 more words

Jack Heidel

The real cost of education in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Last June, we saw the power of social media at work with the story of nine-year-old Daniel Cabrera. After a photo of him doing his homework outside a fast food restaurant went viral, … 114 more words

Therese Reyes

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FiveThirtyEight has just run a piece on why college tuition has risen so much from 2000 to the present and takes on the question of how much administration and salary and amenity costs have eaten up and found that these are responsible for about a quarter of the rise in tuition.   346 more words


Work-related education costs may be deductible

Are you going to school this fall to earn an advanced degree or to brush up on your work skills? If so, you might be able to deduct what you pay for tuition, books, and other supplies. 131 more words

Anti-Higher Education Sentiments Run High These Days

“Why do you have to keep paying different lecturers to teach the same course? You get one solid lecturer and put it up online,” Johnson said. 1,488 more words


The State of the Country

Clint Eastwood calls it the” pussy generation” in an Esquire interview. I call it the result of years of government and liberal indoctrination. Yes, our Country has become a bunch of pussified pansies. 406 more words


Demonizing State Universities

Well, maybe that is an exaggeration, but a New York Times piece on higher ed quotes a lot of people who are furious that their state U is taking more and more out of state students. 962 more words