President Obama forcefully brought the issue of student loan debt before an overflow crowd at the University of Buffalo's Alumni arena.
Recently, I had an opportunity to be a part of a committee that was awarding scholarships to local students.
Dangling a "solution" like MOOCs for low-income students relying on public universities to attain degrees and well-paying jobs is predatory.
It was nine days that shook Chicago, the 2012 teachers' strike changed the nation.
The school is governed by a very conservative Board of Trustees, which imposes right-wing policies and codes of conduct under the guise of our religion.
Our kids can't vote on Nov. 6. But we can.
Few could have missed what are likely the most contemptible words ever uttered by a candidate for the presidency of the United States - words that show just how unqualified he is to aspire to that office.
The kids of Chicago deserve better. They deserve a mayor who doesn't use them as political props.
In a time where tuition and books costs are strangling many low-income and working class students, why are we cutting when we should be funding this vital program?
Financial Aid Office, Business Office, Bursar: those are just some of the names that college students dread when it comes time to pay tuition.