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U.S. debt ceiling may limit all financial aid

U.S. debt ceiling may limit all financial aid

October 22, 2013

By Lucas Wimmer The United States government avoided crisis Wednesday, Oct. 16 in the late hours of the night as Congress passed a measure to reopen the government and prevent a credit default. If the government had not agreed to increase the debt ceiling, however, students could have faced collateral...

Working hard for the money

October 9, 2012

Every school year, approximately 600 students apply for work study on campus, and it is up to the UW-Whitewater Financial Aid office to find jobs for as many of those students as possible. A form of financial aid, work study allows students to work on campus to earn money at an hourly rate to help...

Educate yourself on election issues

October 2, 2012

With the presidential election only a month away, many Americans are in the process of deciding who will get their votes. It’s easy to pick a candidate based on political party alone, but unless you research where the candidates stand on the issues that matter, you may end up voting for someone who...

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