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Annual Shabbat 200 dinner scheduled for Nov. 11 at Lory Student Center

The dinner was also recognized with an award for Student Leadership, Participation, and Community Engagement (SLiCE), which provides an important connection between students and their surrounding communities. Organizers said part of the LSC’s kitchen will be kosher according to Jewish law and tradition, and then the meal will be prepared under the supervision of the […]

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VCU receives $2 million grant to expand First Generation Student Center – VCU News

By Shena CrittendonStrategic enrollment management and student success Virginia Commonwealth University has received a nearly $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to expand its You First First Generation Student Success and Research Center at VCU. The five-year grant will increase the university’s ability to support Asian and Pacific Islander American students through […]

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Common Council denies SU tax exemptions for Schine Student Center

To support student journalism and the content you love, become a member of Daily Orange today. The Syracuse City Council on Monday rejected a deal that would have made Syracuse University’s Schine Student Center and its dining properties tax-exempt starting next year. Between municipal, school, and county taxes on the 200-10 Waverly Ave. property, the […]

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Undocumented Allies training will take place at Holmes Student Center – Northern Star

Editor’s Note: This training session has reached capacity, according to Sandy Lopez, Director of Undocumented Student Support. Lopez said another training will take place in the spring. The Undocumented Student Support Office will host training on how to be an undocumented ally from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday in the Regency Room at Holmes Student […]

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20-year-old student, manager of a family home praised for moving: “Just Don’t Care”

Members of a popular internet forum have rallied around a 20-year-old student who left her family’s home when no one was watching. In a viral Reddit post posted to r/AmITheA**hole, Redditor u/Safe_Translator4967 (otherwise known as the original poster, or OP) said that she took on parenting for her siblings when she was in high school. […]

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Clark State and Witt face decline in transfer students caused by COVID-19

Although transfer enrollments have declined, Clark State officials said institutions that had already developed online transfer pathways early in the pandemic had a head start in recruiting. “Students were comfortable in the online environment when the pandemic ended. Continuing with the flexibility they had during the pandemic was a plus,” said Travis Binkley, who died […]

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Board of Directors discusses school retention rates

David Lissy ’87, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, and James Nolan ’77, Vice Chairman of the Board, visited students, staff and faculty at Ithaca College on September 30 to answer questions about what the board is focusing on for the 2022-23 Academic Year. About 25 people gathered in the Clarke Lounge for the face-to-face […]

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Navigate USyd as a gender-diverse STEM student

I always hoped that USyd would be an inclusive environment for students of diverse genders. Now that I’m well into my second year, I have my doubts. This hope for inclusivity stemmed from a lack of inclusion at my religious single-sex school in Sydney’s western suburbs. Although I am grateful for the quality of the […]

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Study finds black student enrollment in community colleges has steadily declined

A recent report on the situation of Black students in community colleges highlights declining enrollment since the pandemic and the pervasive inequitable policies that create barriers to higher education. The report was published by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. Director of Workforce Policy at the Joint Center, Dr. Alex Camardelle, said for […]

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Northern reopens Native American student center | New

After several years of closure spurred by statewide budget cuts, the American Indian Student Center at Northern New Mexico College commemorated its reopening with a celebration on September 22 that drew attendees from across the state. . “The American Indian Student Center is where students really know that we put them at the center of […]

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Illinois House 91st District candidates Preston and Chung debate at Bone Student Center | New

Democrat Sharon Chung and Republican Scott Preston, both campaigning for Illinois House’s 91st District, debated Tuesday night at the Bone Student Center on the campus of Illinois State University. The newly redesigned district has no incumbent. The former representative, Mark Luft, now lives outside the new borders. Both candidates have government experience. Chung has served […]

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Student Center Hosts “Real Talk: People, Prisons, and Reentry”

“Real Talk: People, Prisons, and Reentry,” a panel discussion on the realities of life after prison, took place September 21 at the Smith Student Center. The three speakers, Jamar Williams, Haylee Zinn, and Dan Pustinger, work or work with the Pennsylvania criminal justice system. Speakers described their experience with the system, both personal and professional, […]

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Northern New Mexico College Native American Student Center Reopens Thursday – Los Alamos Reporter

Nathana Bird, MA will serve as Director of AISC. She hopes the center can be a space for Native American students to gather, study and organize with each other. Photo courtesy NNMC NNMC PRESS RELEASE Northern New Mexico College (NNMC) is proud to announce the grand reopening of the Native American Student Center in the […]

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Student and Faculty Responses to Student Loan Forgiveness – Iowa State Daily

President Joe Biden’s executive order to help college graduates struggling with student loan repayments has won favor with students, but some experts have reservations. This policy comes in response to the growing problem of students accumulating large debts. In the United States, undergraduate students who took out federal loans, on average, graduated with $28,400 in […]

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Karla Gonzalez: Administrative Assistant at the Extra Mile Student Center | in addition

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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New York Mayor Adams Ends COVID Vaccination Mandates for Private Sector and Student Athletes – But City Worker Rule Remains | app

NEW YORK — Mayor Eric Adams announced on Tuesday that he is scrapping the city’s coronavirus vaccination mandates for private sector employees and student athletes — but the inoculation requirement for city employees will remain in place. Introduced by former mayor Bill de Blasio, the private sector and student mandates have been in place since […]

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Newman Catholic Student Center welcomes new resident priest – Northern Star

FromKALB – The Newman Catholic Student Center has a new resident priest who is ready to preach to the NIU student body. Reverend Sean Grismer, the new priest-in-residence, has lived at the Newman Center since mid-June. Before being here on campus, Grismer was associate pastor at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church in Loves Park. Grismer said […]

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Student app is hacked, sending crude image to some New York schools

Seesaw is an app that empowers students to learn and engage in creative educational activities while giving teachers and parents insight into each student’s progress and thinking. The app has become particularly popular in recent years and is used by around 10 million students, teachers and parents, according to their website. However, parents say the […]

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South Village: opening of additional residences and a new student center | New

In the fall of 2021, following the closure of Becker College, WPI leased three of Becker’s residential buildings at William and Sever streets, a ten-minute walk from the WPI Quad, to accommodate 80 upperclass students. Renaming the complex South Village, this year the university expanded its lease through Hampton Properties to add residential space for […]

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New shuttle routes aim to improve student experience during construction – The Quinnipiac Chronicle

This semester, Quinnipiac University Shuttle Routes have been updated to reflect ongoing construction and new parking policies. Blue and yellow shuttle routes are now green and orange. The red, orange, and green shuttles are now used as the York Hill Express, which only runs between the Mount Carmel and York Hill campuses. Blue and yellow […]

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Student enrollment declines at colleges and universities that are placed on probation

The research summary is a brief overview of interesting scholarly work. The big idea Whenever a college or university is sanctioned by the agency providing its accreditation, fewer students enroll in that school. This is what I found in a study in which I examined whether sanctions influence how students decide which schools to attend. […]

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Northern New Mexico College reopens American Indian Student Center with state grant | Local News

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SC launches new program to support student mental health amid counselor shortages

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) — At a time when experts say America’s children are facing a mental health crisis, a report earlier this year found that more than half of South Carolina public schools do not did not have access to a licensed counsellor. As the state implements longer-term solutions to address this issue through the […]

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LSA event marks Kessler Student Center nomination

September 12, 2022 LSA event marks Kessler Student Center nomination Topics: Social Share on: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Students, faculty and staff gathered September 9 for the official naming of the Kessler Student Center in the newly renovated LSA building. It provides a space for students at LSA and across the university to […]

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How President Biden’s New Student Loan Plan Could Affect Midterm Voter Turnout

Both the Republican and Democratic parties are gearing up for higher youth voter turnout for November’s midterm elections. The unveiling of the Biden-Harris administration’s student debt relief plan on August 24 draws attention to young voters and how the plan will affect midterm election results. Experts say it’s a waiting game. The plan will forgive […]

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SoFi: Buy before the federal student loan repayment suspension is lifted (NASDAQ: SOFI)

justin sullivan Sofia (NASDAQ: SOFI) is my favorite cheap fintech stock to buy right now, as SoFi shares are trading just above key $5 support levels. So much has changed since I posted my previous post about a potential SoFi short. squeeze during the Super Bowl. SoFi shares are down 60% year-to-date and now is […]

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What student loan forgiveness means for borrowers who never graduated

Like many borrowers, Halid Hamade, 28, is set to benefit – at least somewhat – from student loan forgiveness. After President Joe Biden announced he would forgive $10,000 in federal education debt and up to $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients who meet the income threshold, Hamade said he was happy. Still, “it’s not enough,” he […]

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Savannah Technical College HVAC Student Wins 2022 Trane Technician of the Future Scholarship

SAVANNAH – Tristen Ingram, an air conditioning technology student at Savannah Technical College, has been awarded the Trane Technician of the Future Scholarship (2022) from Trane by Trane Technologies. He is one of 28 students in North America seeking a technical education as they prepare to enter the field of heating, ventilation and air conditioning […]

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Kirkwood will hold an open house, dedicated to the new student center |

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 8, 2022) – Kirkwood Community College will host a ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate the completion of its new student center on Tuesday, September 13, from 4-6 p.m. Community leaders, dignitaries and alumni are expected to attend, including world-renowned artist Lonnie Stewart, who will exhibit a handful of his […]

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WMU delays new student center indefinitely | New

The new student center under construction. Western Herald file photo Western Michigan University Associate Vice President of Student Affairs Barry Olsen and Vice President of Corporate Finance Jan Van Der Kley announced on Thursday, September 8, that the opening of WMU’s new student center will be delayed. indefinitely. In an email to the campus community, […]

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3 Biden lies about his student debt bailout – AMAC

In my view, there are at least three lies behind President Joe Biden’s “student loan relief” plan: a bare-bones lie, a half-lie, and a lie of omission. First, in its August 24 “fact sheet,” the White House advances the lie that college is the “ticket to middle-class life.” It’s wrong. […]

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Dagger John’s reopens in student center – The Fordham Ram

Emma Kim, Associate EditorSeptember 7, 2022 Dagger John’s reopened Wednesday, August 31 in the basement of the McShane Campus Center with all new food options. It now includes BONMi (Vietnamese sandwiches and other dishes), Saiko Sushi and Saiko Bubble Tea. Prior to its closure, Dagger John’s housed Chopsticks (Asian cuisine), Sambazon (acai bowls) and BKG […]

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What you need to know about student loan forgiveness – The Journal of the Interior

KENTUCKY TODAY Ailey Blystone has nearly $200,000 in student loans. The dental school graduate said she and her husband are grateful for President Joe Biden’s recent decision to forgive student loan debt. “For us, it’s good,” Blystone said. Biden announced that up to $10,000 in student loans would be forgiven for most borrowers and up […]

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Bristol Borough School District writes off students’ debts for lunch

Since the pandemic began, schools in Bucks County and across the country have been feeding students for free — no questions asked and no debt running up on their school accounts. Students and their families have also not been asked to pay debts incurred before the pandemic. The schools were not authorized and did not […]

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States with the most and the least student debt | Personal finance

In the late 1980s, a high school graduate who wanted to attend college or university was looking at average tuition costs of $15,160 per year for a private, nonprofit school and $3,190 per year for a public college or university. By 2021, that number had jumped to $37,600 for private, nonprofit colleges and $9,400 for […]

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Golden Gate Express | Gator Talk: New Latinx Student Center

Welcome to Gator Talk, a collaborative CalState podcast that brings citywide and statewide perspectives to SF state news. Last month, SF State announced the first director of its new Latinx Student Center, Emmanuel Padilla. Xpress Editor Myron Caringal sat down with SF native Padilla to discuss the center’s opening, Padilla’s vision and how he plans […]

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The New Georgia Tech Student Center, a place where students can reset, restore, and refuel

The newly renovated student center, named after the late John Lewis, brings new resources to the campus community along with refreshed returning favorites. Exterior of the John Lewis Student Center which will open at the end of July 22. The John Lewis Student Center and Stamps Commons have reopened after a two-year renovation, concluding the […]

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Utah ranked as the state with the least student debt – Cache Valley Daily

FILE PHOTO: Student at the college library. Photo by Dollar Gill on Unsplash LOGAN — With recent news that President Joe Biden plans to ask the federal government to forgive certain amounts of outstanding student loan debt across the country, which states are most and least burdened with student loan debt? At the end of […]

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William & Mary completes $38 million expansion of Sadler Student Center

The College of William & Mary has completed a three-story, 53,000-square-foot, $38 million expansion of the Sadler Center, which houses a food hall, the student newspaper, and various other student services. The expanded building, which includes a long glass hallway called the Student Life Hall, now includes a prayer and meditation room, an art gallery […]

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McPherson College to reduce student debt and create ‘campus of the future’

MCPHERSON, Kan. (KSNW) – It’s been a good year for McPherson College, and it plans to pay it back to students. The school announced three major construction projects as well as funds to reduce student debt. McPherson College announced the $3 million contribution to its Student Debt Project, which provides matching funds to students who […]

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With student loan forgiveness front and center thanks to new cancellation plans of up to $20,000, should medical debt be next?

Pile of envelopes with overdue utility bills isolated on white Getty Student loan forgiveness took center stage with President Biden’s announcement last week that the Department of Education will forgive up to $20,000 in student loan debt for borrowers earning less than $125,000. per year. Although the move was welcomed in some political camps and […]

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Shrinking Student Loan Balances – Homeownership Boon or Economic Disaster?

The US administration recently cut $10,000 from each federal government student loan balancewhich is great news for some – and, for others – the end of civilization as we know it. This controversial decision certainly rocked the boat, bringing many young adults closer to home ownership. But at what cost to the wider economy? Like […]

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Ginnie Graham: TCC bucks the trend with success with student services | Columnists

Ginnie Graham Editorial Editor Tulsa Community College has shown what it takes to show great results for students: investing in students. TCC created a milestone in graduating more students than ever before with 2,601 students graduating or credentialing in the past academic year. This sets a record and continues the trend of steadily increasing degrees […]

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Hinson: PPP loan forgiveness and student debt forgiveness are not the same | Government and politics

Republican U.S. Representative from Iowa Ashley Hinson on Friday slammed the White House for a Twitter thread that went viral highlighting Republican lawmakers for criticizing the cancellation of student loans after canceling much larger amounts. paycheck protection program loans. Hinson, of Marion, called it a dishonest comparison to President Joe Biden’s student loan plan. hinson […]

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An Edmond student died after a motorcycle accident

UPDATE: Aug 26 9:30 p.m. An Edmond North High School student who was involved in a motorcycle accident Thursday morning has died. Edmond Public Schools issued the following statement. “Edmond Public Schools is heartbroken to learn of the untimely death of a student from Edmond Nord from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Thursday […]

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Vaccination of students is down. Can schools catch up?

Comment this story Comment Wendy Hasson, a critical care pediatrician in Oregon, knows the tragedy that can happen to an unvaccinated child. As the nation reeled from the coronavirus pandemic, one of them young Portland patients missed vaccinations against bacteria that can cause meningitis. The child became dangerously ill and nearly died. “These infections are […]

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Biden’s Student Loan Forgiveness Plan, Explained

President Joe Biden announced a plan on Wednesday that will forgive $10,000 in student loans for people earning less than $125,000 a year. Predictably, there has been a pushback on the right, with Fox News derisively calling it a “handout” and Republican lawmakers threatening to try to block the move. Meanwhile, just about everyone is […]

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Campus Reform the #1 source for College news

Vandals reportedly smashed a window in the Hillel Building at the University of Southern California (USC), a center for Jewish students at the university. Dave Cohn, Executive Director of USC Hillel confirmed the incident in an August 23 statement, but did not call the attack ethnically motivated. “At this time, we do not yet know […]

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SULC student organization focused on education in prison

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — Law students at Southern University are creating a program to help inmates earn an undergraduate degree while serving their sentences. Law students at Southern University take a closer look at the men and women who sit behind bars. “When you’re in jail, you’re technically confined, but that doesn’t put any limits […]

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Qatar University opens application for student financial aid…

(MENAFN- Gulf Times) Qatar University (QU) has announced the opening of applications for Student Financial Aid Services for the Fall 2022 semester for undergraduate students who are facing financial difficulties in meeting their study expenses. The first application period begins on August 21 until September 1. University students who qualify to apply for the monthly […]

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Opinion: A college student learns the value — and joy — of fostering an orphaned pet

A rescued beagle at the Helen Woodward Animal Center. Photo courtesy of the center This summer, two weeks before school started, I had the opportunity to conduct interviews with staff from the Helen Woodward Animal Center and several foster families. For fifty years, this San Diego County animal shelter has been dedicated to protecting and […]

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‘I feel stuck’: Inside the growing US student debt crisis | Debt News

New York, US- Dara Zucker says she’s stuck. The 28-year-old has been making monthly payments on her student loans since she graduated with a degree in psychology from Kenosha, Wisconsin’s Carthage College in 2016, but her balance has only gone up. “I feel stuck in my life,” she told Al Jazeera, about the $39,000 she […]

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ATU Board Approves Design and Funding for $49.3M Student Center

The Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees on Thursday (August 18) approved the design, funding, and other steps needed to move forward with construction of a 49-storey student union and recreation center, $3 million on the Russellville campus. Construction on the 94,802 square foot facility is scheduled to begin in August 2023 with a grand […]

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South Carolina State University: Student Center Plans Revealed | Local

Special for T&D Coast Architects Inc. provided renderings showing what South Carolina State University’s Kirkland W. Green Student Center will look like after the renovation. The $4.4 million project will completely overhaul the existing center to include a new facade and upgrades/reorganizations of interior spaces. The plan includes a video board on the corner facing […]

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Student parents cannot cover tuition fees without long hours of work

Imagine this: you are a student parent attending a public college. You come from a low-income family, earning less than $30,000 a year. Between classes, studies, and parenting, you manage to work 10 hours a week for minimum wage. Do you think you can still afford both tuition and childcare? According to a new report […]

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The Murder of a Black Gay Student Terrifies the Ole Miss Community

A university community in Mississippi is concerned about ongoing violence against LGBTQ+ people following the disappearance and murder of a University of Mississippi student. Mississippi police say Jimmie “Jay” Lee, a well-known member of the LGBTQ+ community and black student at the University of Mississippi, was killed in an isolated incident that does not indicate […]

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Regent University names Dede Robertson Student Center

August 15, 2022 VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (August 15, 2022) – The Regent University Board of Trustees has voted to officially change the name of the student center to the Dede Robertson Student Center, in honor of the late wife of Dr. MG “Pat” Robertson. The university will also inaugurate a new expansion project at the […]

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What to know as the pause on student loans is about to expire

College students heading to campus this fall may be confused by recent headlines on student debt and wonder: Does this affect me? Will the pause on student loan repayments that began at the start of the pandemic be extended? Will some student debt be erased? “It’s a very confusing time,” said Regan Fitzgerald, head of […]

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How many Americans have student loan debt?

US student debt has grown at a rate of 20% over the past ten years, leaving college graduates with heavy payments. In the United States, the student debt ratio is increasing by 7.8% each year, turning into a crisis of 1.7 trillion dollars. 2 College graduates owe about $1.75 trillion in student loans in 2021 […]

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Addressing student stress as the new school year approaches

GREAT FALLS – Soon, across Montana, you’ll see classrooms filled with students as a new school year begins. But what you may not see is the stress and anxiety the new school year can cause and the impact it can have. “I think parents just need to be a little more careful these days,” said […]

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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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Farewell, Satellite Student Center – Le Cougar

By John Lomax July 27, 2022 Although it was announced to be closed in 2019, UH today said its final goodbyes to the Student Center Satellite, as demolition finally began to make way for new dining venues, The Hub. | Photo courtesy of UH For many current students, the satellite building of the student center […]

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South Carolina State to receive $20 million for student center expansion

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) — South Carolina State University has announced a large influx of funds to complete multimillion-dollar campus projects. The university’s $52 million budget for 2022-23 represents an increase of $30 million from the previous year. President Alexander Conyers said the two top priorities are funding a $20 million expansion of the Kirkland W. […]

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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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Bert & Rose Hoover Foundation Pledges $400,000 to NCMC Student Center | Local News

The North Central Missouri College Foundation has received a pledge of $400,000 from the Bert & Rose Hoover Foundation, which will be used by the college to develop the new student center on the Trenton campus as part of the Transforming Lives campaign, Empowering People. The late Rose Hoover established the Hoover Foundation for the […]

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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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CSUSB Palm Desert gets $79 million for new student center building in state budget

Palm Desert is set to have the first free-standing college campus in the Valley. California State University, San Bernardino Palm Desert Campus is set to receive $79 million in the state budget plan – the total amount requested to construct a new student center building that would expand programs and resources. Jason Davalos, a rising […]

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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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McMurry opens new $25 million student center

ABILENE, Texas (BigCountryHomepage.com) – McMurry University kicked off its largest project in the institution’s history on Tuesday morning. A reimagined student center, costing $25 million, hopes to bring needed modern amenities to McMurry students. ‘It’s like the campus lounge’: McMurry University kicks off its biggest project in school history “This project will be the largest […]

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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 […]