Director Peter Crosby delves into the world of competitive marching bands and stepping ensembles via his short documentary, Battle Of The Drumlines. The blood, sweat and tears that forge to create victory and defeat resonate profoundly with this one. If we could rename it, we’d call it Rhythm and Dramaboth elements documented with captivating sincerity.
With student loans in the United States accumulating to over $1 Trillion USD there’s very little room left under the rug to hide the reality. The increasing cost of higher education coupled with the terrible job market has become the perfect storm condition that hass allowed student loan debt to rise higher than American credit card debt. That being said, Representative Hansen Clarke of Michigan has just introduced H.R. 4170, the Student Loan Forgiveness Act of 2012, in the House of Representativeslegislation designed to lend a helping hand to those struggling under massive amounts of student loan debt. Folks interested in the bill and its details can check it out in its entirety here or visit SignOn.org to learn more about spreading the word.
According to the National Inflation Association (and some very disturbing numbers), America’s higher learning institutions are the biggest scam in U.S. history. A very bold claim to make, we know, but just check out their documentary, which breaks down everything from the current state of inflation to the hyperinflated student loan bubble, and you might wind up agreeing. Frightening stuff.
Given the rising cost of tuition and debt these days, we thought that this latest infographic from Visual.ly would shed some light on the statistics surrounding a college degree. Some of the stats may not be a surprise to some of youespecially considering what starting salaries are for certain fields, but take it from us, be smart, and KNOW your numbers!