Op-ed: Pell grants are game changers for promising college students. I should know, I was one.


To their credit, my parents knew that a college degree would open doors to a world of opportunities beyond what they, as high school graduates, had experienced. They also knew that as a salesman at a local paint store and a Mary Kay cosmetics saleswoman, they would need a lot of financial help, especially since the annual price tag for Northwestern — my school of choice — nearly equaled their combined incomes.

via chicagotribune.com

September 28, 2021 at 08:15PM

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