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Fewer College Students Are Targeted For Credit Cards

I remember walking by a table in the student union of my college which offered free T-shirts and coupons if I simply signed up for a Gulf Credit Card. It was a no brainer! Not on my part, but on the part of the predatory credit companies that targeted most of us into the 'charge it' frame of mind.

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What’s The Best College For The Buck? [SURVEY]

In a recent post I wrote that cost was the most important consideration to students when choosing a college. Not so many years ago, students placed cost behind first choice.

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Dejan Ristovski

Cost Is Most Important Factor In Attending College

It's an eye-opening survey. UCLA's Higher Education Research Institute found that for the first time in nearly 40 years, college freshmen attending their first choice school dropped to the lowest level since the mid-1970's.

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mortmer,flickr

Massachusetts Takes 5 Spots on 50 Ugliest College Campuses in America List

When you think of college campuses, you think of the unique design that went into them. Complex has decided to take a more in depth look at some campuses, and ranked the ugliest ones.

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Nuon, flickr

BCC Offering Turbine Training Courses

Bristol Community College is taking the lead, offering young people opportunities for advancement in the burgeoning offshore wind industry.

BCC is offering courses for offshore wind construction and maintenance of the turbines to be assembled in the city's South Terminal

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What’s the Best College in America?

School's back in session, which, for some is a reason to brag.

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YouTube

Longtime UMass Softball Coach Sortino Dies

Elaine Sortino, who led the University of Massachusetts softball team to 23 conference titles, 21 trips to the NCAA regionals and three trips to the Women's College World Series in 34 years at the helm, has died. She was 64.

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Presidnet Obama to Lay Out College Cost Ideas on Bus Tour

President Barack Obama will hit the road next week to lay out his plan for reducing college costs.

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Should Johnny Manziel Be Punished for Signing Autographs? — Sports Survey of the Day

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has had quite the off-season, and drama just continues to find the Heisman Trophy winner.

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Ingram Publishing

What’s the Biggest Party School in America?

While some college students are gearing up to go back to school, some are getting set to go back to party.

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