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This is the end of the library as we know it

When, in 2005, the University of Chicago entered into an $81 million renovation of a major library building, one of the primary goals was to… 1,283 more words

Thoughts on the Beginning of Another School Year

A new school year is beginning. For many students, here in Los Angeles, it begins today. I feel terrible for them, because very few of them will be receiving the education they deserve. 629 more words


Magkano Kaya Magpa-Aral sa Kolehiyo Ngayon?

Kung hindi problema ang pera, saang college mo po ipapasok ang inyong anak? 1,432 more words

Financial Literacy

Quick Post: College is not a commodity

Excellent article in the Washington Post about the value of getting a degree. At a workshop in Surrey, someone stated a similar sentiment very well, ‘A degree is like a gym membership. 90 more words


Katie Goes on a Tear

Recently a posting about the cost of education in America compared to countries that offer “free” education got me really going on a tear for some reason. 737 more words


The Cost of Skipping School

One of the greatest barriers to post-secondary education is financial obligation. When considering college, prospective applicants are likely to ask themselves, “Can I afford to go to college?” A study from the Pew Research Center asks, “Can you afford not to?” (“The Rising Cost of… 354 more words

College Degree

How Much Did You Say It Cost??

My husband of several decades isn’t normally one to keep me current on sports teams. But, just this week, he was reading an article describing how much the University of Michigan paid two coaches who were recently fired from their jobs. 377 more words