Arianna Skibell

Why Students Should Never Be Afraid to Negotiate for a Better Price on College Tuition

When students who have been admitted to college ask advice from Lynn O’Shaughnessy, she’s quick to help them take a next step many didn’t know was even an option: haggling over the price.

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What Happened With the $100 Million Newark Schools Got from Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg? Not Much

For the last 50 years, a combination of poverty and commonplace corruption has plagued Newark’s public school system. In 2010 fewer than 40 percent of students in third through eighth grade were performing at grade level. And most students did not graduate from high school.

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