President-elect Joe Biden is looking to immediately relieve some pressure off of Americans by asking Congress to forgive $10,000 in student loan debt for all borrowers.
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20-Year-Old College Student Suffers Brain Damage After Police Shoot Him With Beanbag Round at Protest
A black college student has been critically injured after police shot him in the head with a beanbag round during a protest in Austin, Texas. Continue reading 20-Year-Old College Student Suffers Brain Damage After Police Shoot Him With Beanbag Round at Protest
Nicholas Johnson Becomes Princeton University’s First Black Valedictorian in 274-Year History
Princeton University has announced Nicholas Johnson, a student who majored in operations research and financial engineering, as the school’s first black valedictorian in its 274-year history. Johnson is also pursuing certificates in statistics and machine learning, applied and computational mathematics, and applications of computing. Continue reading Nicholas Johnson Becomes Princeton University’s First Black Valedictorian in 274-Year History
83% Of America’s Top High School Science Students Are The Children Of Immigrants
What would we lose if immigrants could no longer come to America? Surprisingly, one of the most important things America would lose is the contributions made by their children.
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U.S. Government Will Forgive at Least $108 Billion—Far More Than Expected—in Student Loan Debt
Many Americans are struggling to pay back their student loan debts—which are a burden financially as well as mentally. President Barack Obama and his administration are trying to help students out by forgiving some student loan debt, but a new study by the Government Accountability Office found that the program will cost taxpayers far more than expected.
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MIT Students Win Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Contest
Student engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have won a competition to design a Hyperloop system to transport people through high-speed vacuum tubes.
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Science Says Pulling An All-Nighter Won’t Help You Pass That Test
College is a time for exploration.
Over the four years you’re there (for some, maybe a bit longer), you’ll discover what you’re truly passionate about.
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