In this week's episode you will hear
In the News (8:51): an article from Forbes, “The Year’s Top Ten Educational Stories” by Michael Nietzel. Mark’s lifelong friend, Dr. Williams serves as the co-host for this episode. Mark and Dave discuss the first five of these big higher education news stories in this episode. (Length 34:12)
Chapter 107 of 171 Answers (43:03): Mark and Dave discuss, What are the most common mistakes students make on the FAFSA.
This week’s question (51:38) is from a mom in California who asks,
This week’s interview is with best-selling author and financial aid expert Mark Kantrowitz on the topic, "How and when you should appeal for more money if your financial aid award doesn’t meet your needs". Mark Kantrowitz has served in many impressive roles over the last three decades but he currently is the VP of Research and the Publisher of the website, “savingforcollege.com”.
Mark’s recommended resource of the week (1:29:23) Generation Z Unfiltered: Facing Nine Hidden Challenges of the Most Anxious Population by Tim Elmore
College Spotlight: Temple University: https://www.temple.edu/
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