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“EDITORIAL: Why is the price tag so high?”

“EDITORIAL: Why is the price tag so high?”

Why is the price tag so high for college in Virginia? That’s exactly what the Martinsville Bulletin asked this week in their editorial here just after the University of Virginia announced a 2.2 percent increase in tuition costs for in-state and 3.5 percent for out of state students. “We pay the price because we have to,” the editorial stated. “If we don’t,…

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Virginians’ Views On Higher Education No Longer An Academic Question

Virginians’ Views On Higher Education No Longer An Academic Question

According to a poll released today by Partners 4 Affordable Excellence @EDU, Virginia voters – in fact, more than 85 percent – believe improving the affordability and accessibility of Virginia’s public colleges and universities would help solve one of the state’s thorniest problems: its sluggish economy. The poll, conducted January 3-5 by two of America’s most respected public opinion firms…

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