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Instead of volunteering and building their resumes to nab a spot at a top university, some high school grads are taking full-time jobs. The Fiscal Times reports.
A student newspaper at Harvard is selling essays from students who won admission to the school's prestigious MBA program.
The seemingly "unlimited ability" of colleges to increase costs has "run its course" as a business model for higher education, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells CNBC.
Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president, discusses a new joint effort between Amazon and Purdue University that aims to make it easier for college students to stock up on materials without breaking the bank.
Katie Libbe, Allianz Life, Louis Scatigna, AFM Investments CEO, discuss the changing landscape of college tuition payments and focus on the single-parent family.
More than 20 current and former athletes sued, saying that players should share in the profits of college athletics.
Looking to trade on the Ebola scare? Ex-trader Turney Duff offers up what he'd do—and a word of caution.
David Levin, McGraw-Hill Education CEO, discusses McGraw-Hill's plans to usher in a new era of digital education. We are seeing an opportunity to improve outcomes with technology, says Levin.
Only 8 percent of grandparents are likely to start a conversation about money and saving for college, a study found. USA Today reports.
Money Magazine’s surprising college rankings has Babson College ahead of Harvard and other notable Ivy League schools.
Student loan debt can be difficult to tackle. Here are five start-ups helping grads pay it off.
Ex-trader Turney Duff offers up advice on how to succeed on Wall Street.
Michael Groff, Toyota Financial Services CEO, discusses Toyota's partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and its mentoring program to help at risk high school students prepare for college.
"Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin asks Brian Niccol, Taco Bell incoming CEO, if sales have gone up in Colorado after the legalization of marijuana. Stay tuned, quips Niccol.
Brian Niccol, Taco Bell incoming CEO, discusses the company's partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America to prep young people for the workforce.
Larry Young, Dr Pepper Snapple CEO, discusses the company's commitment to educate and encourage the nation's youth.
Jeffrey Henley, Oracle chairman, discusses the company's participation in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education program and its focus to inspire and empower young people in the U.S. We primarily target kids at risk, says Henley.
Ron Gidwitz, Boys and Girls Clubs of America chairman; Jim Clark, Boys and Girls Clubs of America president & CEO, and Mark Lazarus, NBC Sports chairman, discuss BGCA's new initiative to redefine the opportunity equation for kids. We need people to think about youngsters in a meaningful way, says Gidwitz.
Money magazine drafted a new set of college rankings focused on money, and this college topped the list. The NYT reports.
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