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  • Ford named prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholar

    Ford named prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholar
    UC Davis men's soccer senior Brian Ford, a Corona del Mar High alumnus, has been named one of 29 recipients of the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, the collegiate governing body recently announced. Ford, a defender for the Aggies who wrapped...
  • Stay on top of latest personal finance issues, offerings

    Stay on top of latest personal finance issues, offerings
    Consumers are busy with their daily lives, making it difficult to keep abreast of all the trends and issues that affect their wallets — household savings, fine print in contracts they sign with companies and insurance shopping, for example. Here...
  • Colleges getting out of health insurance business

    The federal health care overhaul is leading some colleges and universities to get out of the health insurance business. Experts are divided on whether this change will be good or bad for students. Some call it an inevitable result of health care reform...
  • McAuliffe spitballs: Could Virginia buy student debt?

    A caller to Thursday's "Ask the Governor" radio show on WRVA wanted to know Gov. Terry McAuliffe's position on the University of Virginia's latest tuition increase. McAuliffe said he wants to analyze the plan in more detail before weighing in. But he...
  • Rotary is looking for a few good peace students

    There are so many different degree programs that young people can pursue today, Clark Gwinn noted, but one of them in particular very much interests him. Gwinn, who is retired and serves on the College Park Rotary, said he would love to see more young...
  • Front Burner: Free community college: Good plan?

    Front Burner: Free community college: Good plan?
    There's no such thing as a free lunch. Yet, if President Obama is able to execute a Jedi mind trick on the Republican-majority Congress and convince lawmakers to go along with an ambitious plan of his, there just might be two years of free community...
  • Rotary scholarship gives juvenile probationers a second chance

    Rotary scholarship gives juvenile probationers a second chance
    High school seniors have just two months before graduation, and the Mundelein-Vernon Hills Rotary Club is now offering its annual $27,000 in scholarships to help pay for college or vocational training. This year's allotment of money includes one new and...
  • Bankruptcy is not the answer to student loan debt

    Having a bankruptcy flagged in your credit file can make obtaining a credit card, taking out a car loan or applying for a home mortgage a non-starter for years. It can also impact your ability to land a job. Yet, in a move that's certain to be closely...
  • School Notes for March 22

    School Notes for March 22
    School events, scholarships, honors and more. Libertyville Honor: Highland Middle School is being designated an Illinois Horizon Schools to Watch for 2015, the highest and most prestigious honor given by the Association of Illinois Middle-Grade...
  • Some question size of UCF's endowment

    Some question size of UCF's endowment
    Even as the University of Central Florida has transformed from a commuter school into the second-biggest institution in the country, some alumni are concerned its endowment is lagging behind. The UCF Foundation's endowment, used to help pay for...
  • Andre Reed back in town to speak at Khalouf Memorial Scholarship banquet

    Former Dieruff High, Kutztown University and Buffalo Bills star, and of course, newly-minted Pro Football Hall of Famer, Andre Reed will be back in the Lehigh Valley this weekend. He will be the keynote speaker at Sunday night's Danny Khalouf Memorial...