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I have conversed with many students who are now eligible to vote in an election. Individuals have expressed a range of feelings about the election including that they will not vote, being undecided who they will support, to their eagerness to participate in voting. 235 more words

Pell Grant

Criminal Convictions And Financial Aid

Q: If I have been convicted of a crime, does this impact whether I am eligible for financial aid?

A: For the most part, a student with a criminal conviction, including one who is on probation or parole, … 167 more words

Extended Foster Care

Financial aid for youth who were adopted

Q: I am working with a youth who has been adopted, and she is applying for financial aid for college. What age would this youth have to have been adopted after, to qualify for financial aid for foster youth? 177 more words

Post-Secondary Education

Scholarship Saturday @ STCC 10/1

Southwest Tennessee Community College will open its computer labs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, for area high school seniors to sign up for… 200 more words


"I, Too, Am Study Abroad" Discussion Series

The Study Abroad Office and the Center for Student Diversity have partnered to provide programming specifically suited to students that are not traditionally represented in study abroad. 210 more words

Study Abroad

Applying for Financial Aid

Q: I am working with a foster youth who is about to start community college next month and I just discovered that he didn’t apply for any financial aid. 103 more words

Extended Foster Care

Evening Minute: #SayHerName, Chicago Woman Stabbed To Death On CTA Train

#SayHerName: Chicago Woman Stabbed to Death on CTA Red Line

A woman riding a Chicago Transit subway was stabbed to death on Thursday afternoon. Police have the suspect in custody, but have yet to charge him. 512 more words

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