Drew Becker Staff Writer The school year, now in full swing, has made many of us question “why am I here again?” The all-too popular answer of “amassing more wealth” is nearing falsehood. Recent statistics have hovered just above 50% Continue reading
Marissa Incitti Features Editor No surprise: college is expensive. Need-based and academic scholarships are hard to find and qualify for, so many students turn to loans to help them pay for tuition. A great many colleges do not warn students Continue reading
Education seems to be a top priority for both the national and state governments. The recently released Obama budget has made college education a focal point for the growth of America. President Obama described these times ahead by titling his 2009-10 budget “A New Era of Responsibility.” Continue reading
The financial aid department has created an online web site which can help students, faculty and the community deal with the current economic crisis. Continue reading
A reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965, the Higher Education Opportunity Act passed in both the House of Representatives, by a vote of 380 to 49, and the Senate, by a vote of 83 to 8; signing it into law on Aug. 14, 2008.