Dec 10, 2013 A new study suggests that having more women getting degrees from Stanford or Harvard matters far less than having more women getting degrees in engineering or business.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Dec 6, 2013 Financial resolutions, cutting back frivolous spending and big student loans. Must be another round of Ask Carmen!
Dec 3, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to expand its supervision of student loans to those servicers that operate outside of the banking system.
Feb 6, 2014 A new campaign on YouTube aims to encourage more students to be the first in their families to go to college.
Nov 13, 2013 A group of Occupy activists says it's bought almost $15 million of people's personal debt on the cheap.
Oct 24, 2013 The Army will close R.O.T.C. programs at 13 universities, more than half of which are in the South.
Sep 20, 2013 It's a conversation that not all families have: How to pay for college. One high school junior and her mother discuss what they talked about.
Sep 16, 2013 Small Private Online Courses could change the way brick and mortar classrooms use digital teaching materials.
Sep 6, 2013 The country's biggest bank could stop taking new applications in October.
Sep 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.