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National Legislative Summit

Last week, I attended the 2015 Community College National Legislative Summit in Washington, D.C. and joined 1,000 other community college trustees, presidents, and other leaders to advocate for increased funding and resources to support community colleges. 604 more words

Are You Thinking Of Getting Your Degree?

The latest news about Obama giving out grants to get moms back into school is all around us, but what does that mean for you? It means if you are a single, or married, mother you can go back to school with free government issued money. 296 more words


It's Financial Aid Time Again!


It’s that most dreaded time of the year for high school seniors and their families; that time of the year when parents gather tax forms, students face the reality of cost of attendance, grandparents prepare to cosign loans. 294 more words

Charles Blow: How Expensive It Is to Be Poor

New York Times: Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center released a study that found that most wealthy Americans believed “poor people today have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything in return.” 90 more words


Tennessee students lose out on millions of dollars for college

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Samuel Noel is a student at the University of Memphis and knows finding money to pay for school isn’t always easy.

“It’s really rough,” Noel said. 259 more words


Killing Capitalism: Obama's Two-Faced Ideology

Between Amnesty, jobs, health care, free cell phones, internet and our porous border, Obama is giving away the store. His socialist ideology now includes two years of free tuition at your local community college and there is no end to his schemes of giving away America’s wealth. 346 more words