Features by Annie Baxter

Affordable Care Act provision targets some exec pay

A look at a provision in the Affordable Care Act targeting executive compensation.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, health insurance, Taxes

Crowdfunding the path to college

More students are banking on the generosity of strangers to foot their bills.
Posted In: crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, higher education, college costs, financial aid, News

If you give a kid an iPad...

The ACLU sues a school district in Massachusetts over its tablet policies.
Posted In: schools, low-income families, iPad

D'oh! FXX will air 552 episodes of The Simpsons

Yes, the FXX will air every episode of the longest running show in TV history.
Posted In: cable TV, The Simpsons, episode

Professors struggle to adapt as students forego books

Expensive text books are being purchased less, to the detriment of learning.
Posted In: News

The cost of travel, according to the federal government

Some hotels set their rates based on the federal standard.
Posted In: federal government, Travel, business
Ice bucket challenge

Yes, the #icebucketchallenge is raising money

The national ALS association says that social media campaign? It's working.
Posted In: ICE, Charity, nonprofits

Military wages war on bad grades

New rules will require under-performing service members to pay back their tuition.
Posted In: college tuition, Pentagon, military
Toledo Tap Water Ban

Municipal water systems are vulnerable

Toledo residents can drink tap water again, but what does the future hold?
Posted In: Ohio, water supply
Gustavus Adolphus College

Midwestern colleges have fewer local kids to tap

Demographic shifts mean there are fewer high school grads available for colleges.
Posted In: college, high school, midwest, recruiting, News


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