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Where’s Alexander: Battleground Youth in Heartland U.S.A.

Alexander Heffner presents the fourth installment of his tour assessing the youth vote on America’s college campuses. Read Part I: In search of the college vote, Part II: Chasing the dream & Part III: Demographics and the millennial vote. The hours are counting down until Americans will elect a new president. While 18 to 29-year-olds comprise a significant [...]


  Anya Kamenetz on the ‘debt generation’

Ray Suarez interviews Anya Kamenetz, author of “Generation Debt,” who says too many students are being given advice that leads them into permanent, overwhelming debt.


UC Davis still reeling after police pepper spray students

Students and faculty members at UC Davis are calling for the resignation of Chancellor Linda Katehi after campus police pepper-sprayed students at close range Friday. Katehi stressed that the campus community must move forward.


Obama announces measures to ease student loans

President Obama, on the last leg of his tour through the western U.S., announced a series of measures to help ease the mounting burden of student debt on Americans.

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