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Before you decide to work in college, ask yourself these questions

Laura Perna, University of Pennsylvania and Taylor K. Odle For many undergraduates, working for pay during the academic year is a necessary part of the...

These college rankings focus on schools that help students get ahead

Robert Kelchen, Seton Hall University The Abstract features interesting research and the people behind it. Robert Kelchen, a scholar of higher education, oversees the college rankings...

Could black philanthropy help solve the black student debt crisis?

Mako Fitts Ward, Arizona State University When billionaire Robert E. Smith decided to pay off the student loans of the graduating class of 2019 at...

Why federal student aid should be restored for people in prison

Andrea Cantora, University of Baltimore Congress is thinking of lifting a longstanding ban on federal student aid for those serving time in prison. The “Restoring Education...

Thinking about borrowing against your home to send your kids to...

Jacob William Faber, New York University and Peter Rich, Cornell University When the time comes to send their children off to college, many parents in...

Why the Democrats’ new ‘debt-free’ college plan won’t really make college...

Robert Kelchen, Seton Hall University and Dennis A. Kramer II, University of Florida Rising student loan debt and concerns about college affordability got considerable attention...

New federal program tackles spiraling costs of college textbooks

MacKenzie Smith, University of California, Davis College students will keep more money in their pockets thanks to a new US$5 million pilot program approved as...

Design is key in college ‘promise’ programs

Laura Perna, University of Pennsylvania; Edward J. Smith, University of Pennsylvania, and Elaine W. Leigh, University of Pennsylvania In one of her first public acts...

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As Iowa goes, so goes the nation – maybe

By Timothy Hagle, University of Iowa Every four years Iowa begins the presidential nomination process with the Iowa Caucuses. The start of caucus season is also...