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Financial Aid Improvements Are A Good Step, But More May Be Needed For Transfer Students

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 simplifies many aspects of the Federal financial aid process and the American Families Plan seeks to increase the maximum Pell Grant award by approximately $1,400.  All of this is good news, Inside Higher Ed …

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Financial Aid Specialist Offers 7 Tips On Affording College

It’s no secret that the cost of a college education is significant and many students and/or families struggle to make it a reality.  In this article, Elaina Halverstadt, an Accounts Receivable Specialist at Barclay College offers seven tips for navigating …

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Study Notes Age Discrimination Difference For Black Workers

Age discrimination is frequently understood to mean that the oldest workers face the strongest bias, but a new study from Texas A&M University indicates that for black workers age discrimination seems to occur at the beginning and end stages of …

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Glassdoor Company Ratings Show Less Satisfaction Amongst LGBTQ+ Employees

Data in Glassdoor, indicates that LGBTQ+ employees rated their companies 3.27 stars out of 5, which is below the average overall rating for non-LGBTQ+ employees (3.47).  Forbes magazine examines the factors that may be contributing to this discrepancy and offers …

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Tech Pay Gap Indicates Improvement, But Much Work Still To Be Done

Bloomberg in a recent article reported that in 2020, 59% of men hired into the tech field were paid more than women for comparable work.  The discrepancy in pay was, on average, 3%.  While this is by no means good …

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Food Pantry Summer Schedule

The Drew Food Pantry has reopened with a new Summer schedule, open Tuesdays and Thursdays from …

Scholarships for Veterans

Veterans – please click the link below to see a listing of scholarship opportunities that you may qualify for!

FCC – You may qualify for a discount on your monthly broadband bills!

The Federal Communications Commission is launching the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program.

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