The price is right: $40 textbooks

By Merari Calderon Ruiz / March 6, 2018

Story by Merari Calderon Ruiz The price of college textbooks has increased over 1000 percent since 1977, according to NBC news. In July of 2015, Oregon House Bill 2871 was passed which states that each public university listed in ORS 252.002, including community colleges, would need to make a public note, at the time of…

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Grants help with student expenses

By Shaylyn Struna / May 3, 2016

Story and photo by Shaylyn Struna The new school year is approaching fast; spring term is more than halfway through. By now, you have probably applied for financial aid but it never seems to be enough. With the tuition increase and all of the other school costs such as textbooks, college is very expensive. The…

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