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If student debt is a crisis, why aren't college students willing to work?

If student debt is a crisis, why aren't college students willing to work?

Continuing media reports detail a range of negative impacts of student loan debt and quality of life issues facing graduates (“As Feds ignore student debt crisis, states like Md. step in,” March 11). Is it reasonable to expect the students, their families and college financial aid departments to seek relief and valuable outside-the-classroom education through experiential learning that is found in the workplace environment? Part-time and summer employment can be part of transitioning from campus life to the realities of the workplace. It was a...

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