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Are Students Really Victims of Higher Education?

Jeffery Till has an excellent piece over at Liberty.me regarding the current, burgeoning issue of college students and graduates who have gone to school for useless degrees and crushing debt. 646 more words

Politics

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Wants to Make College Tuition-Free

Earlier this year, President Barack Obama proposed making community colleges free for all Americans, arguing that the modern economy demanded it. On Tuesday, Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will take that idea a step further when he… 256 more words

News

Rep. Edwards To Hold Discussion On Student Loan Debt

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards is hosting a roundtable discussion on student loan debt.

The discussion is scheduled for Monday at the University of Maryland in College Park. 44 more words

Politics

All at Once & Not at All

Money is a strange thing.  It takes hold of us from a very early age and doesn’t ever want us to let it go.  It’s a very one-sided relationship, with us always chasing after it.   1,039 more words

Life

State Government Higher Education Expenditures: Census of Governments Data

The news media has reported that more and more students are priced out of college or going deep in debt to pay for it, diminishing their prospects for the rest of their lives. 4,008 more words