These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
An aerial shot of Stanford University Stanford University just revised its financial aid policy, ...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 106 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 10:54 AM PDT with 115 Recommends
♥Soup And Then Some♥ Weather Forecast For United ...
by rebel ga
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 06:00 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Corinthian College's Mission Statement clearly states: "Our mission is to change students' lives". They do that. Not always for the better. I used to work for them. They bought out my little ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 10:31 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Spring 2012, I complained about sexism, sexual harassment, and ineptitude with the Dpt. Head about this particular instructor twice . I dropped his class after he creeped on me when no one else was ...
by Deja
Comment Count 69 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 04:28 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
This has been a fast moving day in Ukraine. Everyone is watching the situation in Sevastopol with Russian saber rattling. Meanwhile the politicians in Kiev are trying to put together an interim ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 100 comments on Wed Feb 26, 2014 at 04:18 PM PST with 23 Recommends
A lot of people may wonder why those of us not affiliated with University of Virginia affiliates or Virginia residents care about the bad decision by the University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors ...
by i am not a loan
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 12:33 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Well after almost 11 years away from being in a classroom I will finally be going back to school this fall. I started college back in 2000-02 but after a couple of semesters I started playing in ...
by jonpid74
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 04:54 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Received this e-mail from Senator Brian Schatz (D. HI) regarding student loan interest rates: Interest rates on federal ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Jul 10, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 02:45 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Yesterday was eventful. I have a student who is doing an Independent Study with me. She showed up for her appointment with me angry and out of control. It turns out her financial aid is non-existent.
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 09:20 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Recently San Diego mother to be, Terri James, was fired from the Christian college where she was a financial aid specialist, because she became pregnant, which was evidence of her premarital ...
by ladyrhiannon824
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Mar 09, 2013 at 09:48 AM PST with 10 Recommends
I am often asked by my Republican friends and family, "How can you be one of them , and why on earth would I vote for that guy?" I was born and raised in Oklahoma, and as you know, we are the only ...
by leavingthezoo
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Sep 06, 2012 at 02:41 PM PDT with 142 Recommends
(Cross-posted at Students for a New American Politics ) You know, for all the talking Republicans do, you would think they ...
by MattFromVermont
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Apr 17, 2011 at 01:39 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
I haven't yet heard any rhetoric from the GOP about freeloading students who live large off the government teat and who need to make sacrifices for the good of America. At least,
by terra
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Mar 11, 2011 at 12:13 PM PST with 31 Recommends
I was reading the HuffPost article Texas Group Will Offer Scholarships To White Men Only and was ...
by dmitcha
Comment Count 132 comments on Sat Feb 26, 2011 at 11:39 PM PST with 54 Recommends
An elderly gentleman gripped my hand, struggling to speak. He spoke almost no English, and I don't speak Spanish, but he wanted to thank me. I had just changed his life and he could not tell me ...
by chicagobama
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 08:31 PM PST with 32 Recommends
Congratulations! You have been accepted to Prestigious University. Trumpets blare! The earth has moved! You made it. You are in! Now how are you ...
by ParkingMeter
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Apr 03, 2010 at 12:12 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
A few days ago the House of Representatives passed the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Ac t, ...
by Inoljt
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Sep 26, 2009 at 07:37 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I’ve read several diaries and articles recently about affirmative action. This being a liberal site, it’s pretty clear we all recognize the need for it, the inequalities it was designed ...
by StateOfGrace
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 29, 2009 at 10:08 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
As covered by other diaries, on Monday the House will be introducing legislation to take private lenders out of the student loan ...
by beglin
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jul 11, 2009 at 11:28 AM PDT with 21 Recommends