The Biden administration has approved the cancellation of federal student loan debt for another 45,000 public sector workers over the past few months, according to the Department of Education, on top of the 100,000 borrowers previously deemed eligible.
Many students take out loans to enjoy the benefits of a master's degree. The master of business administration (MBA) is one of the most popular degrees. In June 2022, Payscale reported an average salary of $92,000 for MBA graduates. However, the total national student loan debt continues to increase each...
American U. Law Students Investigated for "Harassment" for Insulting Comments About Abortion in Group Chat
Universities need to promptly reject such complaints in the first place, rather than starting a full-on "harassment" investigation process. Here's an excerpt from FIRE's press release:. Eight law students at American University are under investigation for participating in a heated back-and-forth following the leak of the Dobbs v. Jackson draft...
Nataly Morales Villa, a first-generation college student, honored her mother, Verónica Morales Villa, who immigrated to the U.S. more than 20 years ago.
Jamie Schramm’s son and father-in-law served in the United States Marine Corps, so he understands the value of what veterans bring to civilian life after their time in the military is over. As an educator, he sees daily what they bring to college campuses across the country. “Military veterans...
If you're one of the 43 million people in the US with federal student debt, your required payments are on hold until Aug. 31. The US Secretary of Education has also suggested the pause could be extended again, the fifth time since March 2020. And President Joe Biden also pledged to cancel some student loan debt, though his administration has yet to release any details.
By the early 1900s, some schools had adopted entrance examinations that required essays and standardized tests and some students submitted letters of recommendation and sat for interviews. 1944 was also of key importance, having introduced the G.I. Bill, opening education to the veterans returning from World War II.
If you’ve been defrauded by a college and have been paying for it ever since—all while hoping for student loan forgiveness—you might feel like you’ve just won the lottery. On June 23, the Biden administration announced that it will cancel student loan debt for approximately 200,000 former students, to the tune of $6 billion.
Despite the adrenaline rush, students often tune in when a good commencement speaker steps behind the lectern. The graduation tradition of having politicians, comedians, authors, public figures, actors, and other celebrities delivering these speeches further kicks up anticipation. When powerful enough, the words spoken can stick for a long time in memories.
Within just hours of Friday’s Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which overturned Roe V. Wade, thereby ending the long-standing constitutional right to abortions, American college and universities began to issue official statements about the decision. The spread of those initial institutional statements reveals...
Green emailed students and employees, calling them to lead with respect after the Supreme Court ruling. With the overturn of Roe v. Wade, Idaho’s trigger law will make performing abortions illegal by the end of July, according to The Washington Post. The 6-3 ruling in favor of overturning the...
Congratulations to all the high school and college graduates among us! May and June are filled with the new beginnings that a graduation offers. Some graduates may continue on with their education while some may choose to join the workforce. Still other brave souls will join the military in order to serve our country.