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  • Assets of middle-class scholarship recipients draw scrutiny

    A new college scholarship aimed at providing tuition relief to middle-class families in California has emerged as a sticking point in the Legislature's discussions over higher education spending. The dispute follows revelations that recipients include...
  • Wegmans employee scholarship program awards $100 million since 1984, and other company news

    Wegmans employee scholarship program awards $100 million since 1984, and other company news
    Wegmans scholarship program reaches milestone Wegmans Food Markets recently announced that its employee scholarship program will award college tuition assistance to 1,736 new recipients for the upcoming academic year. Wegmans expects to pay out...
  • Orland Township awards $16,500 in scholarships to 22 local students

    Orland Township awards $16,500 in scholarships to 22 local students
    The accomplishments of 22 students from Andrew, Sandburg, Marist and Providence Catholic high schools and Benet Academy recently were celebrated at a scholarship awards dinner, according to a release from Orland Township. The township residents were...
  • Community news for Enfield edition

    St. Bernard School National Junior Honor Society ENFIELD - On May 20, the newest members from St. Bernard School National Junior Honor Society gathered with guest speaker Dr. Claire Bronson, Rev. John P. Melnick, Pastor of St. Bernard Church and Mrs....
  • Marian Catholic student earns Gates Millennium Scholarship

    Marian Catholic student earns Gates Millennium Scholarship
    Janie Neal played two sports at Marian Catholic High School, worked part time and still became an Illinois State Scholar, scoring a 31 on her ACT and 2,030 on her SAT, according to the school. There was a payoff for her efforts: The University Park...
  • Education should be free in a free society

    Americans would be well-advised to heed presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' call to make public college education free. A college degree is so important to getting a decent job these days, we must begin to see higher education as a right. Some...
  • Congress looks for ways to cut college costs

    WASHINGTON As college costs continue to climb, Congress is taking a fresh look at federal financial aid and considering ways to stop states from driving up tuition at their public universities. Noting that more comprehensive financial aid policies will...
  • Education should be free in a free society

    Education should be free in a free society
    Americans would be well advised to heed presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' call to make public college education free. A college degree is so important to getting a decent job these days, we must begin to see higher education as a right. Some...
  • Community: Rotary gives gifts of education

    Community: Rotary gives gifts of education
    Four college reentry students received scholarships, and memorial tributes were announced during the Glendale Rotary Noon Club’s luncheon meeting at the Embassy Suites in mid-May. The Glendale Rotary Noon Club Foundation made a donation to the 2016...
  • Retirement savings smaller in South Florida

    Retirement savings smaller in South Florida
    It's tough to save for retirement when you're working in South Florida. People here had an average of 20 percent less than the national average in their 401K retirement accounts — $76,700 vs. $91,800 — by the end of March, according to a...
  • University of Illinois president to shift funds to students

    The University of Illinois' new president is expected to transfer $8.2 million of his discretionary money from administration to financial aid and other student programs as one of his first actions in the role. The move supports statements Timothy...