College and financial aid

A look at some of problems plaguing the US college financial system, as well as progress towards addressing them.

Both stories were published in The Christian Science Monitor.

Why many students might not be choosing ‘right’ college (Oct. 1, 2015)

Many students choose colleges based on price tag, unaware of available financial aid options. Colleges are increasingly taking aim at that problem.

How applying for financial aid just got easier for college students (Sept. 15, 2015)

President Obama announced changes in the process of applying for financial aid, in a move that seeks to help more low-income students pay for college.

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