Paying for College

Jay Mathews to The Rescue

I scour the Web for new and interesting college admissions news and information for my little blog here. Today I found a very interesting item from Jay Mathews' Washington Post blog. It contains both news and a challenge.

In a very interesting post entitled Do You Know a High-Achieving Student Kept From College Because of Money? Mathews points out what appears to be a commonly accepted misconception about paying for college and then issues what I think is a pretty amazing challenge for someone who writes from such a high-profile platform. See for yourself:

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