The Horizon

On the Issues: Student Loan Debt

On the Issues: Student Loan Debt

Jordan Williams, Features Editor

October 17, 2016

On Tuesday Nov. 8, voters will no longer be able to practice the luxury of being undecided in the throes of voting season, as this Tuesday in particular is Election Day. Across the country, voting booths will be filled with predominantly mild-mannered participants, each one contributing in the century-old...

Unnecessary loans offer no limits, endless IOUs

IUS Horizon

September 17, 2012

So far in my collegiate career, I have racked up a tab of more than $12,000 made payable to the Department of Education — a tab that is continuously increasing and will probably be owed for the majority of my life. The current amount of debt I have collected in four years is not as high as most ...

Bail me out — I’m in debt too

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2008

As most of you have heard, President Bush and his posse are asking for $700 billion to bail out financial screw ups, AIG, Fannie-Freddie, Merrill Lynch and many more. All I want to know is where is this money coming from? Read More »...