Proposed Stress Tests for Private Colleges

Proposed Stress Tests for Private Colleges

  For Immediate Release January 22, 2019 Contact: Steve Crawford, Crawford Strategies, 857–753–4132, steve@crawfordstrategies.com Testimony of Bob Hildreth to the Massachusetts Board of Education Regarding Proposed Stress Tests for Private Colleges Framingham,...

A Weight on Our Shoulders

By Sam Szemerenyi I’m an economics major. I work with numbers and trends every day, and the college debt crisis will not have a happy ending for many. Tuition is rising at a much faster rate than inflation and financial aid grants are. The cost of a degree is...
Limited by Loans

Limited by Loans

  By Yeidimar Ramos I feel that student loans exist to tie us to a system and do not to provide us the opportunity to grow academically and be professionally free. The average tuition to attend college in United States is ridiculously high. Many students here...
The Impact of 3.5%

The Impact of 3.5%

  By Tinga Adiang Applying to college can be really stressful, so when you get those acceptance letters you feel lucky. You feel as though somewhere wants you. So when I got accepted to St. Lawrence I was so excited, and luckily I got a huge financial package to...
Student Loans Are a Family Affair

Student Loans Are a Family Affair

  by Nikki Calizo I grew up thinking and believing that college was a non-negotiable. My mom always told me that education was the only inheritance they could give us. All my family went to college in the Philippines and it’s not uncommon for parents to pay for...