Educating Sergeant Pantzke

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November 14, 2013, 1:12 pm
Bill Tries, Again, to Curb For-Profit Colleges’ Share of GI Cash

For the second time in two years, Congress is trying to close a loophole that allows for-profit colleges and universities to collect billions of federal dollars in tuition from veterans.

July 25, 2013, 4:40 pm
For-Profit Colleges Under Scrutiny, Again

When FRONTLINE viewers last saw Sgt. Chris Pantzke, he was struggling to deal with the fallout from signing up for courses at a for-profit college that he couldn’t complete.

June 7, 2012, 2:01 pm
Is Misleading College-Bound Veterans?

Fifteen state attorneys general are investigating the company behind the website for allegedly providing misleading information.

April 27, 2012, 3:12 pm
New Rules Aim to Crack Down on For-Profit Recruitment of Vets

They’re are aimed at the “aggressive and deceptive targeting of service members, veterans, and their families.” Here’s a rundown of what the president’s new executive order will accomplish.

February 8, 2012, 1:25 pm
New Bill Aims to Close G.I. Bill Loophole at For-Profits

Sen. Dick Durbin [D-Ill.] recently proposed a bill that would dramatically change the way federal money can be allocated to … Continue reading

October 25, 2011, 11:00 am
Sgt. Pantzke: “I Just Want To Be Able To Start Over”

You may remember Sgt. Chris Pantzke, the retired Iraq war veteran who was featured in our recent film bearing his … Continue reading

September 23, 2011, 2:15 pm
Report: For-Profit Colleges Receive Lion’s Share of GI Bill Money

Eight for-profit colleges and universities received $1 billion — or 24 percent of all G.I. Bill money in the last … Continue reading


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