The Student Loan Appeal Process the Government Doesn’t Tell You About

The Education Department has a powerful complaint resolution path that is kept largely out of sight. In the deluge of complaints about a troubled program that pays off student loans … Continue reading The Student Loan Appeal Process the Government Doesn’t Tell You About

DeVos Ends Obama-Era Safeguards Aimed at Abuses by For-Profit Colleges

WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos formally moved Friday to scrap a regulation that would have forced for-profit colleges to prove that the students they enroll are able to attain … Continue reading DeVos Ends Obama-Era Safeguards Aimed at Abuses by For-Profit Colleges

AFRICA BY THE AFRICANS: Young Tastemakers Aim to Challenge Stereotypes

The stereotypes about Africa/Africans are too many to list here. They’re mostly negative, myopic depictions that focus on war, famine, abject poverty, disease, and corruption. In other oversimplifications, Africans are … Continue reading AFRICA BY THE AFRICANS: Young Tastemakers Aim to Challenge Stereotypes

Gangsta’s paradise? U. of Arizona offers minor focusing on hip-hop

Universities across the nation have offered courses on hip-hop culture for several years, but the University of Arizona has decided to take its program further, adding the subject as as a concentrationin its … Continue reading Gangsta’s paradise? U. of Arizona offers minor focusing on hip-hop