Governor, Deval Patrick, has announced a
education reform, including free community college and universal pre-K.
Although many details have yet to be worked out, the proposed 10-year
Project, would dramatically increase access to public education and aims
to put Massachusetts at the forefront of education policy by making sure high
school graduates have the option of either free community college or
vocational options to strengthen workforce development for all students.
the problems of predatory lending industry a few weeks ago and now, problems
are coming to light with the student loan industry. In one of the more
egregious examples, Student Loan Express, a student loan company that is a
unit of CIT Group, Inc, is alleged to
more than $21,000 for Johns Hopkins University's director of student
financial services to attend graduate school. Coincidentally (or not),
Student Loan Express happens to be on the preferred lender list at Johns