The last thing I thought the pandemic would impact is the desire for a college education versus the cost. All of a sudden young people are rethinking the college system. We all had a lot of time on our hands so I guess everything is being re-evaluated. Young people are looking at their lives and are wondering if they want the same things as they did before the virus. A combination of Covid-19, plus the last four years of the political turmoil, has us all questioning life desires. Read the WSJ story.
Excessive student loan debt should be constituted as a federal disability. It’s very emotionally taxing to carry the burden of predatory financial lending practices. This article is so “on point” and necessary.
May I go on to say, this piece was such a riveting account of a societal social barrier that so many people share.