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These Wharton startup founders want to provide an alternative to student loans

2017 Wharton graudate Zach Pelka and 2016 Wharton graduate Connor Swofford are making a splash in the education finance space…

Winner of MTN Award donates prize money to student crowdfunding initiative

Female students who require financial support to start or further their studies in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at…

Huron launches campaign to support student internships

This week, Huron University College is encouraging community members to invest in a gift that will last longer than Valentine’s Day…

Silicon Valley investors are funding college students’ tuition — for a price

Almost 60% of college graduates in the US have student debt. Collectively, these outstanding balances top $1.3T — and by Brookings Institution estimations, as…

Studio 5 Students Awarded $500 To Build Rube Goldberg Machine

Fifth graders at Breckenridge Elementary School have worked the past two weeks on their versions of a Rube Goldberg machine.…

Yes, You Can Refinance Your Student Loans When You’re Self-Employed

If you want more freedom and control over your career, self-employment can be a rewarding and fulfilling experience. According to the…

Red Cross and Tony Elumelu FDN Partner To Empower 200 Nigerian entrepreneurs

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) signed a memorandum of understanding today…

Gustavus Adolphus College Announces $10 Million Commitment From Transportation Entrepreneur

Gustavus Adolphus College alumnus Bob Peterson ’74 and his wife, Cindy, will provide funding for the expansion and renovation of the Nobel Hall…

Wisconsin startup opportunities lacking for student entrepreneurs

Vidushi Saxena                                                                 Oct 4, 2016. Legislator looks to introduce bill to provide funds for entrepreneurs across Wisconsin Wisconsin’s dead last…

Changing the world: ATI’s mentorship of student entrepreneurs

  August 18, 2016 UT Austin’s publication for university donors highlighted the Austin Technology Incubator‘s work with student entrepreneurs in…

Hillary Clinton’s student loan initiative might be the superpower the US economy needs

Dan Macklin,  Aug 2, 2016 If the United States economy was a movie, student loans would be the super villain—or,…

Indian American-led Student Startups Place Second, Third in TYE Program

  GIOVANNI ALBANESE Jr., July 15, 2016.   A pair of Indian American-led student entrepreneur teams took second and third…

Young Dreams, Derailed: Student Loan Debt is Scaring Entrepreneurs Away

    Matt Lenhard, July 11, 2016. In recent years, young people in college have launched some of the world’ biggest…

Elmwood student-entrepreneurs honoured with innovation award for fundraising efforts

Madeleine Cummings, June 1, 2016. Students from Elmwood School won a national student innovation award from the Bank of Montreal…
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