Tuesday, June 12, 2012

New Litchfield County venture to provide students with critical mentoring

The Register Citizen (Litchfield, CT) June 11, 2012

"The very mention of this country’s inflating student loan debt immediately registers a look of sorrow on the faces of Jake Horne and John Payne.
It’s a staggering figure, one that’s only rising. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, Americans collectively owe $904 billion in student loans, an 8 percent increase over this time last year. Compare that to the $679 billion credit card debt held by Americans, and it is evident something needs to be done.
Mr. Horne and Mr. Payne believe so, as they are true advocates of higher education. College may be a bubble waiting to burst, and the thought immediately registers a look of sadness on their faces." Read More

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