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Why Brown University’s no-loans policy won’t make college more accessible

In this MarketWatch article, Jillian Berman discusses Brown University’s recently announced no-loan policy for students receiving financial aid. Berman highlights the challenges of the new financial aid packages and cites The 20% Solution: Selective Colleges Can Afford to Admit More Pell Grant Recipients, a report by the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.

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In an era of inequity, more and more college financial aid is going to the rich

In this Hechinger Report article, Jon Marcus highlights the disparity in the number of low-income students who receive financial aid at the most selective universities. Marcus cites The 20% Solution: Selective Colleges Can Afford to Admit More Pell Grant Recipients, a report by the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.

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The best states to work if you don’t have a college degree

In this Business Insider article, Abby Jackson compiles a list of ten states with the most jobs for workers without a college degree. Jackson cites Good Jobs That Pay without a BA: A State-by-State Analysis, a report by J.P. Morgan Chase and the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.

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