West Summit Neighborhood Advisory Committee Co-chair Scott Banas explains the committee’s concern over whether the University of St. Thomas’ St. Paul campus should be able to sell alcohol outside as part of a proposed permanent liquor license: “We think it sets a bad (precedent). We think it is wrong for an institution of higher education to be Read more

President to Ease Student-Loan Burden for Low-Income Graduates An expansion of the income-based college-loan repayment program is expected on Wednesday, lowering monthly payments and allowing some loan consolidation. (The New York Times) Student loan debt: ‘Occupy’ movement’s weakest talking point The Occupy Wall Street movement is complex and raises many legitimate issues. Student loan debt is Read more