Student Debt

Do You Have Student Debt? There's a Reality TV Show For That

Do You Have Student Debt? There's a Reality TV Show For That

Alissa Quart

CULTURE

Co-published with The Guardian. Paid Off, a gameshow that pays off increments of contestants’ student loans for each correct answer, joins a growing ecology of films and TV shows about debt.

A Better Alternative to For-Profit College

A Better Alternative to For-Profit College

Alissa Quart

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with TIME. The U.S. should focus on training programs for students, not profits.

Hedge Funds With Schools Attached

Hedge Funds With Schools Attached

Astra Taylor

FEATURE

Co-published with The NationUniversities are becoming billion-dollar hedge funds, but students are beginning to fight back.