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Heitkamp looks for ideas addressing rising student debt

June 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp told University of North Dakota staff and students Friday that she graduated with a bachelor’s degree with less than $3,000 in debt, a figure relatively unheard of among today’s students. Continue Reading

A mortgaged future: Growing number of graduates bear burdens of student loans

March 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Financial counselor Duane Emmel says Benjamin Franklin’s famous quotation is missing one certainty of modern-day life. Continue Reading

Student debt stretches to record 1 in 5 households

September 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

With college enrollment growing, student debt has stretched to a record number of U.S. households nearly 1 in 5 with the biggest burdens falling on the young and poor. Continue Reading