What if there were no student loans? Corvette Forum tackles the question. [Corvette Forum]
Wells Fargo lowers the interest rate on student loans. In other words, get suckered more gently. [Wall Street Journal]
A discussion of student loans in light beige: WNYC’s Brian Lehrer talks Anya Kamenetz, author of DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education and Generation Debt, and Robert Applebaum, founder of ForgiveStudentLoanDebt.com. [WNYC]
Spend more money on community colleges, or lower student loan interest rates? A community college dean weighs in. [Inside Higher Ed]
On the other side: an NYU grad who says spend money on vocational programs. [policymic]
Occupy Student Debt? Occupy Student Debt. [Occupy Student Debt]
Students need money. This Pitt staff editorial argues students need student loans. (Not true.) [Pitt News]
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