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SC State University to begin student center renovations

Renovations will begin in the spring of 2023 and are expected to be completed by January 2024. ORANGEBURG, SC — South Carolina State University has secured $20 million in state funding to expand its 68-year-old student center. “The need for and renovation of our current student center expansion is a huge win for our students,” […]

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Student loan debt is another challenge for first-time homebuyers

TEXARKANA — Local mortgage experts say student loan debt is making it harder for young buyers to find good deals in the Texarkana area. With steadily rising mortgage rates, low housing inventory, and high-priced homes already plaguing the market, student loan debt adds to an already long list of hurdles for those trying to purchase […]

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UMass student Merdith Stone may have discovered how galaxies evolve

An undergraduate student at the University of Massachusetts (UMass), Amherst made significant contributions to our understanding of the relationship between star formation and black holes. Hopefully, this breakthrough will help the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) to more effectively clarify exactly how galaxies work, thanks to this new information. At present, astronomers are aware that […]

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Black women are twice as affected by student debt

By Charlene Crowell (Trice Edney Wire) – In mid-June, the Federal Reserve, the nation’s central bank, raised interest rates in hopes of curbing rising inflation and deterring a full-scale recession. At the forefront of its responsibilities, the duty of the Fed is to develop an “appropriate monetary policy”. For much of black America, many would […]

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Natrona School District Budget Explains Higher Salaries and Lower Student Enrollment | Education

Natrona County School District employees will get a pay raise as part of next year’s budget. But declining student enrollment and fading coal revenues mean the district will have to tighten its belt in other areas. The district’s 2022-23 budget, which the school board approved Wednesday, totals about $354,700,000 of all available funds. It aims […]

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Student library | National University

National University has partnered with the nation’s largest textbook supplier and distributor, Barnes and Noble College (BNC) Services and MBS Direct. This partnership aims to enhance your student experience by providing competitive pricing, faster access, and additional purchasing choices for course materials. To support your success, National University has negotiated an institutional agreement to reduce […]

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Disrespect, vandalism and more: US schools see rise in illicit student behavior since pandemic, data shows

STATEN ISLAND, NY – The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has set students back academically, but it has also negatively impacted their social-emotional and behavioral development over the past school year at schools in the United States, according to new data. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) – the statistical office of the U.S. Department of […]

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Can student borrowers handle payments and inflation?

By Anna Helhoski | NerdWallet After nearly two and a half years of pandemic relief, federal student loan repayments will resume after the pause expires on Aug. 31 — unless it’s extended for the seventh time. There is talk that President Joe Biden will announce student debt cancellation this summer – but there are no […]

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Study shows impact of COVID-19 on student learning

The Indiana Department of Education has released its 2022 COVID-19 School Recovery and Assessment results. Photo Shutterstock. INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education today released updated findings from a study on the academic impact of COVID-19 on student learning. The results show that if learning stabilizes or recovers for many Indiana students, innovative and […]

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HBCU students need student loan debt relief promised by Biden

Source: LaylaBird/Getty SSince taking office in 2020, President Biden has helped forgive more than $12.5 billion in student loan debt for more than 640,000 borrowers thanks to administration push for student loan reform. In March 2020, all payments and interest rates were suspended, as part of the student loan moratorium. The initiative has given millions […]

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Student well-being at the forefront of the education sector

A group of primary school children. Getty While student well-being continues to come under attack when framed as social-emotional learning (SEL), student needs still remain complex and fluid. Even before Covid-19, the National Education Association (NEA) identified the anxiety epidemic among high school and college students, calling it the “mental health tsunami of their generation.” […]

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Why Buyers Are Converting Student Housing To Traditional Multifamily

Sean Baird Over the past few months, we have seen an increase in the number of student housing communities that buyers are converting into traditional multi-family properties. Here’s an overview of the factors driving this trend, the types of student housing that are best suited for conversions, financial issues to consider, and potential impacts on […]

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UCCS salary hike aims to address student labor shortage amid inflation | Education

Students working on the University of Colorado Colorado Springs campus are earning higher salaries starting July 1 after a student-led effort over the past school year to make campus salaries more competitive with off-campus employers. Will the increase from $12.95 to $14 an hour encourage more students to work on campus and fill vacancies, restoring […]

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Temple, pay fair wages to student workers – The Temple News

ALLYSON THARP // TEMPLE NEWS Temple University students spend thousands of dollars on their education, but they earn low wages through student worker positions that can’t cover living expenses in North Philadelphia. Student worker jobs are generally hourly positions funded by individual departments on campus. The rates for these jobs vary across the university, but […]

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Student Experience Project webinar to discuss how universities can better address educational inequality

According to organizers, those who attend this deployment webinar will be among the first to hear the results of the SEP’s new report, “Increasing Equity in the Student Experience: Results from a National Collaboration,” which outlines how universities can better address educational inequalities and effect change to support the well-being, engagement, and educational outcomes of […]

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More schools in Texas are investing in online student monitoring. But does it work? | New

For 24/7 mental health support, in English or Spanish, call the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s toll-free hotline at 800-662-4357. You can also contact a trained crisis counselor through the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by calling 800-273-8255 or texting 741741. Last fall, teachers at the Seguin Independent School District received an email that […]

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“Building the Kingdom,” FBC Opens New Student Center – Mississippi’s Best Community Newspaper

NATCHEZ — Heavy rain eased to a light drizzle during the dedication of a new student center at First Baptist Church in Natchez on Wednesday. Young people from First Baptist Church in Natchez celebrated with their adult church family, taking turns exchanging umbrellas with golden shovels and having their photos taken behind the back wall […]

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Is Student Debt Affecting Your Credit Score? What there is to know

At this point, almost everyone knows that student loans are the worst – most often, though, getting into debt is necessary to fund your higher education goals. But how do they affect your long-term finances, especially when it comes to your credit score? After all, your credit is a deciding factor in your future and […]

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Is “Learn Now, Pay Later” Just Another Student Debt Trap

The Buy Now, Pay Later (BNLP) transaction is simple: buyers are offered an installment loan at the point of purchase, spreading the cost of the product over several payments. They are often available without a credit check. BNLP financing has become a go-to payment method at most major retailers for everything from clothing and cosmetics […]

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Is “Learn Now, Pay Later” Just Another Student Debt Trap?

(NerdWallet) – The “buy now, pay later” transaction is simple: buyers are offered an installment loan at the point of purchase, spreading the cost of the product over multiple payments. They are often available without a credit check. Buy now, pay later Financing has become a go-to payment method at most major retailers for everything […]

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Path to follow! Great Neck student released for cancer research

A Great Neck student’s research on colon cancer was recently selected for publication in a scientific journal. Tyler Chang, a senior at Great Neck North High School, published his research on improving the success rate of colon cancer detections in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology this spring. Chang’s research examined the adenoma detection rates of […]

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Democratic senator introduces bill allowing federal student loan borrowers to refinance at 0%

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse has introduced a new bill that would allow federal student loan borrowers to refinance at 0%. (iStock) Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, DR.I., presented a new bill earlier this month that, if passed, would allow Americans to refinance their federal student loans at 0% interest. Whitehouse introduced the Zero Percent Student Loan Refinance Act, […]

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First Natchez Baptist Church to Dedicate New Student Center – Mississippi’s Best Community Newspaper

NATCHEZ – The First Baptist Church of Natchez will inaugurate its new student center at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. FBC Natchez announced the center in a sermon on June 20, 2021. The new student center is to help promote student ministry and provide more space for classes and fellowship. Acting student pastor Matt Martin said the […]

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Is “Learn Now, Pay Later” Just Another Student Debt Trap?

Jhe “buy now, pay later” transaction is simple: buyers are offered an installment loan at the point of purchase, spreading the cost of the product over several payments. They are often available without a credit check. Buy now, pay later Financing has become a go-to payment method at most major retailers for everything from clothing […]

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Education Department Approves $8.1 Billion in Student Loan Forgiveness Under Expiring Program — Will Biden Extend It?

US President Joe Biden speaks at the White House in Washington, DC on June 23, 2022. (Photo by Jim … [+] WATSON/AFP) (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images The Biden administration announced Friday that it has approved more than $8 billion in student loan forgiveness for 145,000 borrowers under a […]

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In a year of ‘appalling’ student behavior, education department seeks discipline overhaul – The 74

register here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. This summer marks the third time in eight years that the US Department of Education has reviewed its policy on how school districts should handle student discipline. And while the controversy surrounding the issue hasn’t changed, the pandemic offers a […]

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Is “learn now, pay later” just another student debt trap

June 23, 2022 10:43 a.m. By ANNA HELHOSKI of NerdWallet Job : June 23, 2022 10:43 a.m. Updated: June 23, 2022 12:58 p.m. Delcia Lopez – member image sharing, The Monitor The “buy now, pay later” transaction is simple: buyers are offered an installment loan at the point of purchase, spreading the cost of the […]

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Responsible for an ex’s student loans? You will like this bill passed by the Senate

Student loan separation may be imminent for some borrowers It’s hard to imagine, but it’s a reality in Virginia. Did you know that if someone was previously married to a domestic abuser, they could still be legally obligated to pay that person’s student loan debt, even after getting divorced? With the recent Senate stint of […]

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Finalists in our 9th Annual Student Editorial Competition

However, this English obsession is not without reason. According to a 2013 report, people who speak English fluently earn 34% more than those who don’t. English is essential in today’s globalized workforce, but language acquisition should be cumulative, not subtractive. Research shows that high native language proficiency facilitates second language learning and results in better […]

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Trends in Hiring Graduate Law Students at Top US Law Firms | Leopard Solutions

There has been an explosion in demand for legal services since late 2020 with a surge in lateral hires in virtually every practice area. But how have recent law school graduates from top schools fared in their efforts to secure entry-level associate positions at top law firms in the United States? The Good News for […]

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Iowa State University will fund student retention, online learning and child care projects

Iowa State University is investing more than $10 million in a series of projects to launch the university’s vision of itself over the next decade – a vision that includes better retention of underrepresented students, renovated child care centers and a unified structure for online programs. Iowa State President Wendy Wintersteen presented the university’s strategic […]

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The Invisible Lives of Black Student Fathers

(Getty Images) Editor’s note: The following article is an editorial, and the opinions expressed are those of the author. Read more opinions on the Grio. To be a young black man navigating higher education is to remember that institutional spaces are rarely environments cultivated with our success in mind – or simply to see us. […]

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Many Kentuckians are under crippling financial stress due to high student debt

By Nadia RamlaganPublic press service Kentuckians collectively owe more than $20 million in student loan debt, and a new informal survey sheds light on how heavy student loan payments are affecting the lives of borrowers across the Commonwealth. A study by the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy found that nearly one in five residents had […]

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Bank of America Announces 2022 Amarillo Student Leaders | New

Amarillo, TX – Bank of America today announced that two Randall High School seniors have been selected as Student Leaders® (#BofAStudentLeaders), an eight-week summer internship that provides students with first-hand experience serving their communities. These students began their paid internship experience on workforce skills, leadership and civic engagement with the Maverick Boys & Girls Club. […]

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NC Central Designs New Student Center on Fayetteville Street

The porch is a central element of the NCCU’s planned 24/7 collaborative learning and research center. EVOKE Studio NC Central University plans to open a student center on the north end of campus next year, its clever design to serve as a gateway to campus — the first glimpse of HBCU for many coming off […]

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GW Opens Student Center Fitness Room – The GW Hatchet

Media Credit: File Photo by Jack Fonseca | senior photographer The Lerner Health and Wellness Center is closed until this fall for HVAC upgrades. Following the temporary closure of the Lerner Health and Wellness Center, officials have compiled on-campus exercise substitutes and off-campus gym discounts for students looking for alternative workout options. Officials announcement in […]

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Air conditioning cut off at the Student Center, discovery of legionella | Mobile

The air conditioning was cut in the student center on Monday after traces of legionella were presumed to be found in the building’s cooling tower. The announcement was emailed from Wayne State’s Department of Facilities, Planning and Management to all student center employees at 6 p.m. Monday evening. Wayne State’s Water Safety Program was performing […]

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Mays Landing, NJ Student with Gun Magazine & Bullets

A student from Oakcrest High School in Mays Landing, New Jersey, brought a loaded weapons magazine to a school-sponsored activity. This is confirmed in a “Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians” email written by Oakcrest High School Principal Mike McGhee and Superintendent James Reina on June 13, 2022. The email confirms that the gun magazine and […]

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Who comes first in Georgia high schools? —Grady Newsource

Clarke Central High School rises over a huddle of football players during practice in Oct. 2019 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo/Julian Alexander) Corrie Collier, the Atlanta public school assistant athletic director, has his priorities set when it comes to his students, “We care about you as a person first, then we care about you as a […]

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Teachers Discuss Student Retention and Engagement at TAMU-CC Conference

Every year, about one-tenth of Texas teachers leave the profession. Among them are many teachers who, after a year or two in the classroom, decide that the field is not for them. On Friday, several dozen young teachers from Coastal Bend gathered at the new Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi teachers’ conference aimed at combating attrition […]

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Great Lakes Student Loans Review 2022: Is It the Best Option?

GOBanking Rates Score Quick take: Great Lakes is one of the best federal loan managers available. It offers a wide range of payment options and borrowers have several verticals to communicate with the support team. Loans Payment Features Customer service How did we calculate this? Advantages Flexible payment options Good customer support […]

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San Antonio ISD Student Almost Stopped Wearing Feathers At Graduation

Hours before Young Women’s Leadership Academy student Kayla Price was to graduate, school officials told her she had to remove an eagle feather from her graduation cap. But Price, who hails from the Nakoda and Lakota indigenous peoples, was not going to take up the pen. Price’s mother, Jennifer Falcon, said her daughter was pulled […]

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‘Student Debt Smarter’ launched to help students consider college loans

New Student Debt Affordability Calculator Empowers Students to Achieve College and Career Goals NEW YORK, June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The nonpartisan Peter G. Peterson Foundation today launched StudentDebtSmarter.org, a free resource to give high school students practical information and personalized insights into their higher education choices. The digital hub includes a unique student debt […]

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Supply chain issues delay opening of new WMU student center

KALAMAZOO, MI — Western Michigan University’s new student center will not open this fall as planned, WMU announced Friday, June 3. Due to global supply chain issues and a tight labor market, the opening of the new student center and dining center is postponed to January 2023, spokeswoman Paula Davis said in a statement. Press. […]

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Biden is willing to forgive $10,000 in student loans per borrower — what it means for your budget, credit score and tax bill

If $10,000 disappears from your student debt, you might want to celebrate. It’s a question millions of student loan holders could soon face if President Joe Biden implements a controversial plan to write off $10,000 in federal student loan debt per borrower with executive action. . The details of this answer will affect a borrower’s […]

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Opening of the new student center postponed to 2023 | New

Vice President of Student Affairs Diane Anderson and Vice President of Business and Finance Jan Van Der Kley announced Friday afternoon that the opening of Western Michigan University’s new student center will be delayed until January 2023. The delay will add another six months to the project which began in September 2019, bringing the creation […]

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Tillis and Burr file bill to stop Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan

Five US senators, including Richard Burr and Thom Tillis of North Carolina, proposed a bill in late May that would prevent President Biden from writing off student loan debt. The Student Loan Accountability Act will not restrict pre-existing federal student loan forgiveness programs, such as Teacher Loan Forgiveness and Civil Service Loan Forgiveness. The bill […]

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Corinthian Colleges students to get federal student debt forgiven

The famous chain of for-profit universities collapsed in 2015. WASHINGTON — Hundreds of thousands of students who attended for-profit chain Corinthian Colleges will automatically have their federal student loans forgiven, the Biden administration announced Wednesday, a move that seeks to end one of the fraud cases the most notorious in American higher education. education. Under […]

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Greenwich High student center set to undergo $500,000 makeover with COVID relief funds

GREENWICH — The Student Center — a gathering place at Greenwich High that the school’s PPA co-chair has likened to a seemingly penitentiary — is set for a $500,000 renovation. The Board of Education’s budget committee had requested the funds from the Board of Estimates and Taxation earlier this month, but was told the full […]

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How America’s student debt crisis began – and how it might end | US student debt

American students have a debt problem. A big. More than 45 million Americans – more than the population of California – now owe a collective student debt of $1.7 billion. What to do with this debt has become a hot political question as the midterm elections approach. The vast majority of the money is owed […]

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Murfreesboro City Schools is spearheading a new partnership with MTSU Assessment, Learning, and Student Success

(Murfreesboro, TN) Murfreesboro City Schools and MTSU Assessment, Learning, and Student Achievement (ALSS) Ed.D. The program announces a new collaboration to leverage expertise and resources through a research-practice partnership agreement. After months of planning, this formal collaboration will become a reality for MCS and MTSU doctoral students this fall, enabling research and planning for MCS […]

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Shortage of infant formula puts even more stress on student parents

This is a text group or social media page full of recommendations for the latest store with stocked shelves. It’s about driving hour after hour, racking up miles on the car and filling up the gas tank, going to store after store and coming out empty-handed. He is sometimes hungry. Nicole Lynn Lewis, founder and […]

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The American Indian Student Center at SDSU strives to provide academic and cultural resources

BROOKINGS, SD- The American Indian Student Center (AISC) focuses on welcoming and supporting Native American students at the start and end of their university studies. Resources and activities for students inclusiveness and academic success. “So when our students arrive on campus, we are first and foremost a home away from home,” says Stephanie Johnson, director […]

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Interest Rates on New Federal Student Loans Increase for 2022-2023 | Economic news

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Should there be an income cap on student loan forgiveness?

Logan Kolas is an economic policy analyst at the Center for Economic Research at the Buckeye Institute and author of “Policy Solutions for More Innovation: Modernizing Ohio’s Policies to Sixteen New Economic Opportunities.” The Biden administration’s early student loan cancellation policy will play a “reverse Robin Hood” role designed to take from the working poor […]

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Think carefully before taking out a private student loan

If you are a student, you probably receive mail from private student lenders offering to cover “up to 100%” of your education costs. Sounds good, right? But students and their families should exercise caution with such offers, financial aid experts say. Private loans — those from banks and lenders other than the federal government — […]

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North Carolina senators draft bill that would limit student loan forgiveness

President Biden is considering whether to issue an executive order that would forgive some student loan debt. He pointed out that any debt cancellation plan would include strict limits. ANDREW HARNIK AP North Carolina Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis, along with three other Republicans, introduced a bill that would prevent President Joe Biden from […]

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Student interest in four-year education is down | News

Cadillac High School graduates. School counselor Chad Phillips said when he talks to students about going down the four-year education route, he always encourages them to consider the cost. Photo courtesy of Cadillac Area Public Schools MARION — Over the past few weeks, high school students from every local district have gone through graduation and […]

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Virginia Department of Education Releases Student Success Report

Placeholder while loading article actions The Virginia Department of Education painted a grim picture of student achievement in the state in a report released Thursday, saying children are performing poorly on national assessments in reading and math and are at lags behind their peers in other states. The 34-page report on student academic achievement, commissioned […]

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Why student loans will be more expensive in 2022-2023

The upcoming federal undergraduate student loan rate hike will mark a 1.26% increase from the previous academic year. As inflation continues to climb in the United States, the cost of everything from food to energy is rising with it. The consumer price index, the most widely used measure of inflation, rose 8.3% in April 2022 […]

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$143,000 Grant to Help Ferrum Student Success Efforts | Latest titles

Ferrum College recently received a $143,000 grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund to help The Carter Center for Academic Achievement (CCAS) expand and launch programs aimed at ensuring equity in student achievement, student achievement academic and student perseverance. The Jessie Ball duPont Fund is a charitable foundation based in Jacksonville, Florida, which strives to […]

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ALL IN Recognizes 2022 Student Vote Honor Roll

Following historic college student vote rates in the 2020 election, student vote champions are preparing fellow students at colleges and universities across the country for the 2022 midterm elections. The ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge (ALL IN ) is honored to recognize a nationwide cohort of student vote champions who have worked to institutionalize nonpartisan […]

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Dr. and Mrs. Cross pledge to invest in a new student center on the NCMC campus

Devoted supporters of North Central Missouri College, Dr. Albert D. and Carol Cross, once again pledge significant investment for a new student center on NCMC’s main campus as part of the upcoming Transforming Lives major gift campaign, Empower People. The couple are passionate about North Central Missouri College and helping to improve the lives of […]

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SV, SUNY Broome Officials Mom on Former Student Payton Gendron

Representatives from the Susquehanna Valley School District and SUNY Broome Community College won’t answer questions about Payton Gendron, a former student charged with a racially charged killing in Buffalo. Gendron is a 2021 graduate of Susquehanna Valley High School who had resided in Conklin. Shortly before graduation, state police were tipped off after he allegedly […]

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EGRMC Pathways Benefits Help Employees Repay Student Loans • The Georgia Virtue

East Georgia Regional Medical Center (EGRMC) employees are now eligible for new and enhanced benefits designed as pathways to help them eliminate existing student debt more quickly, pursue additional job training, and advance their careers. The goal of offering East Georgia Regional Medical Center Pathways benefits is to support and retain employees and attract a […]

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Penn Staters rally for first summit in support of first-generation students

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — More than 330 Penn State advocates for first-generation students from across Pennsylvania and beyond attended the inaugural First-Generation Student Support Summit, held virtually May 4 . The one-day conference, sponsored by the Student Success Center, provided an opportunity for first-generation student advocates — including Penn State faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate […]

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Think twice before taking out a private student loan

Factors such as customer service also need to be considered, Kantrowitz said. Is there a helpline if you need to reach someone on weekends? Can you update your address or contact information online? Student loans: essential things to know Private lenders include Sallie Mae, which provided loans to more than 397,000 families in 2021 (“more […]

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Harder than it looks: Income-targeted student loan forgiveness invites ‘train wreck’

These potential income limits are intended to fend off criticism that widespread loan forgiveness would benefit some Americans with higher incomes who do not need help. But imposing income caps may carry other potential risks for the Biden administration, particularly if the Department of Education is unable to quickly execute any loan forgiveness Biden may […]

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Interest rates on federal student loans will rise in July

Placeholder while loading article actions It’s about to get more expensive to borrow money for college, as interest rates on new Federal student loans are expected to climb this summer with the biggest percentage increase since 2013. While experts say borrowing costs won’t deter many families who need debt financing to pay for their education, […]

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Student loan debt could exceed $3 trillion – here’s a reason why

Kameleon007 / iStock.com The cancellation of student loans has been in the news for two years. With 44 million Americans owing $1.7 trillion in student loans, critics are calling for schools to be held accountable and for the federal government to “get out of the student loan business.” See: 5 collectibles worth selling for extra […]

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Administrators must be held accountable for student success

Joy abounds in May, and for good reason! In college auditoriums, basketball arenas, football stadiums, convention centers and other venues, jubilation fills the air as students, faculty, parents and guests gather for college debuts and graduation. As a three-time university president, this has always been my favorite moment of the academic year and the one […]

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College graduates could walk away with nearly $40,000 in student loan debt | KETK.com

(NerdWallet) — According to an analysis by NerdWallet, this year’s high school graduates could take on almost $40,000 in student debt in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree. And with this debt stretching across federal, parental, and private lending sources, the ultimate cost of their education will rise far beyond tuition and fees. Today, it is […]

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Who pays for student loan forgiveness? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. As President Joe Biden plans to forgive up to $10,000 in federal student loans per borrower, a political dream long sought after by millions of Americans struggling with years of repayment could […]

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WSU Multicultural Student Center Helps Open Doors for Undocumented Students | News from the three cities

PULLMAN, Wash. – Undocumented students at Washington State University face financial and emotional hardship. Gladiola Banuelos, 19, has found community at the center of undocumented initiatives, and the ASWSU senate is working to compensate students who cannot work. “It affects me because I didn’t choose to be in this position, but there’s not much I […]

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WSU Multicultural Student Center Helps Open Doors for Undocumented Students | New

PULLMAN, Wash. – Undocumented students at Washington State University face financial and emotional hardship. Gladiola Banuelos, 19, has found community at the center of undocumented initiatives, and the ASWSU senate is working to compensate students who cannot work. “It affects me because I didn’t choose to be in this position, but there’s not much I […]

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Transfer student enrollment continued to decline last year

Transfer student enrollment rates are down 6.9% from a year ago, according to a new study from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. Combined with the previous year, the total number of transferred registrations has decreased by approximately 16% since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the most important findings of the study […]

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Reviews | The Political Arguments for Canceling Student Loan Debt

Placeholder while loading article actions The political case for President Biden to cancel student loan debt is strong, and it is made very well by many others. So this column will focus on the electoral file. It’s pretty loud too – but with a few caveats. There are three big electoral reasons to cancel student […]

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Reviews | To tackle student debt, fix inefficient colleges

“The debt crisis is a very recent phenomenon,” he told me. “There was a previous crisis in the 1980s. The default rate was then three times higher than it was during the Great Recession. The cause was terrible schools that enrolled unsuspecting students and burdened them with unaffordable loans. Congress has therefore enacted very strict […]

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UC Student News | The daily link

UC Berkeley enters shelter-in-place following campus-wide threat UC Berkeley announcement a shelter-in-place order – closing the campus and alerting all people to stay indoors – on the morning of April 21 after threats were made against professors at the Center for Educational Equity and Excellence, according to The Daily Californian . The shelter-in-place order was […]

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Four-month extension of student loan payment suspension begins May 1

BALTIMORE — Many people with federal student loan debt dreaded Sunday, May 1 because until a few weeks ago that was the date when payments on their student loans were due to resume after a two-year pandemic pause. Since these student loan repayments are on hold again, payments won’t have to be made until September […]

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Black Student Center holds pinning ceremony for incoming students: Indiana University Kokomo

KOKOMO, Indiana— Indiana University’s Black Student Center at Kokomo welcomed incoming students and began surrounding them with community in its first-ever pinning ceremony. Six students participated in the inaugural celebration on Monday, April 25 in the atrium of Hunt Hall. JC Barnett III, director of the Black Student Center, said he hoped hosting the event […]

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University of Montana hopes to add more student housing

Recently, the Missoula Organization of Realtors released a grim forecast of available housing for newcomers to the area, but another arriving population will have better luck; students from the University of Montana. KGVO News reached out to UM’s director of strategic communications Dave Kuntz, who said there are a variety of housing options available for […]

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Consider student loan debt on college decision day.

Placeholder while loading article actions In a way, it’s fitting that May 1 is the day that many colleges require students to make up their minds and send in a deposit to secure their place in the fall freshman class. This reminds me of the term “Mayday”, an internationally recognized radio distress signal used by […]

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NCCU Celebrates New Student Center Openings, Three New Residences :: WRAL.com

By Sarah Krueger, WRAL Durham reporter Durham, North Carolina — Leaders at North Carolina Central University celebrated the opening of four new buildings on its campus Tuesday afternoon. The COVID-19 pandemic is delaying formal celebratory activities and inauguration festivities. The $55.4 million NCCU Student Center officially opened in January and replaces the Alfonso Elder Student […]

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Research: Rating Action: Moody’s Revises Auraria Higher Education Center (CO) Student Tuition Bond Outlook to Negative, A2 Says; confirms Baa1 parking obligations, negative outlook

No related data. © 2022 Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., Moody’s Analytics, Inc. and/or their licensors and affiliates (collectively, “MOODY’S”). All rights reserved. THE CREDIT RATINGS ISSUED BY MOODY’S CREDIT RATINGS AFFILIATES CONSTITUTE THEIR CURRENT OPINIONS ON THE RELATIVE FUTURE CREDIT RISK OF THE ENTITIES, CREDIT COMMITMENTS, INDEBTEDNESS OR SECURITIES ASSOCIATED WITH INDEBTEDNESS, […]

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Montgomery County allocates $8 million for additional mental health services for students

Placeholder while loading article actions Montgomery County Council increases funding for county student services amid a growing mental health crisis among children during the coronavirus pandemic. The $8 million investment include $2 million towards immediately establishment interim wellness centers at county high schools in existing spaces and moveable classrooms, county officials said. More permanent facilities […]

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Members of the OU Housing Center Student Association Speak Out on the Architectural Design of Campus Housing | News

OU students discussed current concerns and new ideas for freshman housing with architects designing the next phase of on-campus residence halls at a meeting Monday. At the Housing Center Student Association’s weekly 7:30 p.m. meeting in the Couch Storm Shelter, students shared their ideas for residence hall lounges and study areas, including the need for […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Leadership Philanthropy Funds New UC Berkeley Engineering Student Center

With a $30 million grant from an anonymous alumnus, UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering has raised more than $74 million in donations to transform the Engineering Student Center into a vibrant hub of learning and discovery, interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship. “The renovation and expansion of our engineering student center reflects a transformation of the […]

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Andrews University to Open AdventHealth Student Center | Sources Berrien

BERRIEN SPRINGS — Andrews University will open its new student center to the public later today. The grand opening of the new AdventHealth Student Center will take place Tuesday at 5 p.m., hosted by the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber. AdventHealth, a medical network of more than 80,000 caregivers in more than 10 states, provided the […]

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UW-Madison student government seeks in-state tuition rates for undocumented students

Bascom Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Photo by Flickr user Phil Roeder Associated Students of Madison (ASM), the official student government of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), recently passed legislation to guarantee in-state tuition for undocumented students from the University. ‘school. Currently, undocumented students are subject to out-of-state tuition and additional fees for international […]

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NOBTS Trustees Approve $12 Million Renovation Plan, Rename Student Center After Fred Luter | Baptist life

NEW ORLEANS (BP) — The New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Leavell College board of trustees have approved a $12 million plan to complete critical campus renovations, including updates to student housing, cafeteria and the student center during its spring meeting from April 12 to 13. Additionally, the board voted to rename the student center […]

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Cannabis Education Conference to Feature Scholarships for Students – The North Wind

Senior medicinal plant chemistry majors Morgan Naumaan and Haylee Kuehl-Weisser have been researching cannabis for a year. Now that they’ve completed their research, produced results, and created poster presentations, they’re ready to show off their findings at the first annual Great Lakes Cannabis Education Conference. The Northern Center invites industry professionals, professors, students and anyone […]

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Did Biden make the right decision to extend the student loan payment moratorium?

The Biden administration has extended a moratorium on student loan repayments through August, but some economists have criticized the move for apparently running counter to other measures aimed at cooling the economy. The idea is that the policy helps households stretch their budgets, which can fuel higher inflation. In some ways, this contradicts the Fed […]

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Student Senate to buy gender-affirming clothes | Portable

The Wayne State Student Senate unanimously passed a resolution to purchase gender-affirming clothing for the Warrior’s Wardrobe during its virtual meeting on Thursday. The meeting was due to take place in person at the Hilberry AB Student Center Hall, but the Senate informed the South End on Thursday evening that the meeting would be moved […]

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For a Catholic University student, the war in Ukraine has personal consequences

WASHINGTON — For Lydia Korostelova, Russia’s brutal invasion of her native Ukraine hit in ways she could never have imagined. “People are leaving their homes, leaving everything behind,” she said of her hometown of Huliaipole in eastern Ukraine during an April 7 roundtable at the University American Catholic in Washington. The town, 90 miles from […]

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Student loan break extended again

Such comments have left proponents of debt cancellation torn between optimism and frustration. “If they don’t, it gives borrowers false hope,” said Natalia Abrams, founder of the Student Debt Crisis Center, a nonprofit advocacy group. The timing of the restart — just two months before the midterm elections — creates another political quagmire for Democrats, […]

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Breaking: University receives $2 billion donation to demolish new student center

APRIL FOOLS: This article was published as part of The News-LetterThe annual April Fool’s Day edition of , an attempt to add some humor to a newspaper that is normally very serious about its reporting. University President Ronald J. Daniels announced Tuesday night that the university had received an anonymous $2 billion donation to build […]

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The university offers an additional credit for the assistance in the construction of a student center

APRIL FOOLS: This article was published as part of The News-Letterthe annual April Fool’s Day edition, an attempt to add some humor to a newspaper that is normally very serious in its reporting. In an email to the student body, university president Ronald J. Daniels announced that the university would be hiring students to help […]

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Claflin opens $30 million student center; Warmack: The facility will be the “living room” of the community | Local

On Friday, Claflin University opened a three-story, $30 million student center. Plans call for the center to include a theater, performing arts center, 800-seat ballroom, esports center, meeting/conference rooms and a food court with nationally branded restaurants. “It’s just not for our campus. It will serve as a lounge and central gathering space for faculty, […]

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Gallaudet’s reinvented student center tackles sensory challenges

When Gallaudet University’s Student Activity Center in Washington, DC needed a facelift, BKP Architects stepped in to give it a new look and improved functionality. The renovation affected five areas: the MarketPlace, a 1990s retail dining area; the Rathskellar, a social gathering and informal seating area; bathroom; an interfaith shrine; and the student kitchen. But […]

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Leaving the Lanes: Cardinal Lanes at Ball State Student Center closed until further notice

Cardinal Lanes was one of the main attractions at Ball State’s LA Pittenger Student Center. Walk in anytime and chances are you’ll find a group of students playing billiards or bowling on the lanes. He has been a staple at Ball State events like Late Nite, College Program Council, and team ties for sorority groups […]

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Security office moves to Knorr Student Center

Safety has been a great resource for students.Courtesy | Carmel Kookogey Hillsdale College Campus Security is moving to new offices on the lower level of the Knorr Student Center this week after nearly 10 years at 25 Galloway Drive. It will take over the former Information Technology Security offices, across from Career Services. “This new […]

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Birthday Bash celebrates the Student Center’s second anniversary | student government

Kristin Platts March 3 marked the second anniversary of the opening of the Stanislaus State University Student Center. Hosted by the Student Center, which worked closely with Stan State Associated Students Inc. (ASI), the event featured a host of student activities and giveaways to mark the special occasion. Organizers saw the festivities as a way […]

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Karla Gonzalez: Administrative Assistant at the Extra Mile Student Center | 39under39

Karla Gonzalez knows the value of a good support system. That’s why she gives back to the community through her work at the Extra Mile Student Center, a tutoring center in Grandview. Her family came from Mexico to the Yakima Valley when she was 4 years old. Her parents told her to keep quiet about […]

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Your Lasting Legacy at UHCL – Join the Student Center Planning Team! – UHCL The signal

Do you… want to leave a lasting legacy at UHCL? spruce up your CV with an impactful learning experience? develop their critical thinking and managerial skills through a long-term project? volunteer your time as an active member of the Hawk community? You are invited to join the UHCL Student Center Planning Team! The Student Center […]

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Rice unveils plan for new student center

Graphic by Robert Heeter; rendered courtesy Adjaye Associates By Prayag Gordy 02/22/22 11:42 PM The new student center will include a basement auditorium, a two-story multicultural center and a food court on the second floor, according to Bridget Gorman, dean of undergraduate students. Anzilla Gilmore, the project manager, said that construction is still planned complete […]

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Black Student Center Oral History Project Launches Feb. 26

Jenn Ho, Archivist of Special Collections, played a critical role in the project. She and Visintainer trained students in oral history methodology. The project encountered obvious obstacles when the campus remained closed for an extended period due to the pandemic. But once the student team was hired in February 2021, they were onboarded in March. […]