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Where are their voices on the major issues of the day?
California has gutted the budget for what was once a shining example of public higher education, leaving students saddled with more debt and fewer options.
The student-led movement scored a victory in the election, with the new government repealing tuition hikes. But the grievances behind the mass protests still lurk.
A devastating report reveals the predatory practices behind the $150 billion private student-lending industry.
At UC Davis and other institutions, student-led protests against austerity are met with thuggish riot cops and the criminalization of speech.
The values of the market have come to permeate every aspect of our society.
In College, Andrew Delbanco explains the reversal of the postwar project of democratic expansion in higher education.
A case of scientific misconduct at Harvard.
As administrators declare there's no alternative to austerity and corporatization in higher ed, student Occupyers fight back.
COLLGE FINALIST: There’s still time to face up to the issues we stand to inherit, and our generation has the modern means to do it. Whether we can muster the will—well, that’s entirely up to us.