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New bill promises no more student loans

Hawaii senator Brian Schatz has introduced the new bill aiming to decrease student debt. Photo courtesy of Mike Inacay.

Tisha Cheney

March 26, 2018

A recently announced major bill, the Debt-Free College Act of 2018, aims to reduce student debt. According to Michael Inacay, Communications Director for Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii, the legislation was officially announced on March 22, and will make college more affordable, eliminating the need...

Delay debt dread until after graduation

Illustration by Trevor Moore

Megan Mann

March 10, 2015

By the end of my college career, I will have accumulated about $40,000 in debt from loans. Seem like a pretty high number? A lot of my friends can't even fathom how one racks up so much debt without any credit cards or cute shoes to show for it. Unfortunately, this is the price I'll be paying for my ...

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