Institutional risk-sharing -- or holding schools partially accountable when their student borrowers default -- could both control college costs and reduce student debt, Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said during a hearing Wednesday. And it’s one measure the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee will consider including during reauthoriza […]
"When Harvard University’s endowment fell by more than $10 billion during the 2008 financial crisis, it was a blow to the institution. But a lot of college presidents across the country considered the loss -- and the remaining $26 billion in Harvard’s endowment -- and thought that perhaps there were worse problems to have," according to Inside High […]
"Seth Burgett, a recent John Brown University graduate, has some advice for future college students: 'Just slow down, think and get experience before you go to college,' he says.'"If you're on the fence, you don't need to go to college right away,'" according to U.S. News and World Report.