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Grant for Low Income Students

A new type of Pell Grant will make classes more affordable for low-income high school students who want to get an early start on college with dual enrollment. 73 more words

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Tuition set to decrease at state colleges

After three consecutive years of tuition freezes, tuition will decrease for the nearly 180,000 students at Minnesota state colleges for academic year 2016-2017, making tuition rates lower than the rates paid for the 2012-13 academic year. 221 more words

Announcements

WirePOLITICS: Senate passes Children of Fallen Heroes Act

Tom Waringthe Wire

U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick (R-8th dist.) released the following statement regarding the Senate’s passage of the Children of Fallen Heroes Act  – the companion legislation to his measure in the House of Representatives: 252 more words

Low-income high schoolers to get grants for college courses

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, thousands of low-income high-school students in nearly two dozen states will soon be able to get federal grants to take college courses for credit, part of a program the Obama administration plans to begin this summer. 617 more words

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Colleges Announced For Pell 'Dual Enrollment' Program

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Thousands of low-income students in nearly two dozen states will soon be able get federal grants to take college courses while still in high school, part of a program the Obama administration plans to begin this summer. 110 more words

News

Study abroad on a budget

Studying abroad can seem like a farfetched dream to a student who is already stressing out while just trying to get by. It’s no secret that study abroad programs are expensive. 253 more words

The American Peoples by Faith Ringgold

If you want to start a conversation that most peoples are eager to share input, just say something about the woes of of college grads being burdened with huge student loans, the size of a mortgage. 1,091 more words

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