The State Hornet

Students revisit formal education later in life

Marisa Hildebrand

October 2, 2014

Walking through a campus full of sorority handouts, longboards and neon-cased iPhones is a norm most of us come to expect. But there is one population that seems to stand out in a sea of millennials.Lynn Freeman, 38, a criminal justice student decided to go back to school in 2009.“Sometimes my age...

Students feel the pain of dual enrollment

Alex Mecredy

October 17, 2012

Graduation in four years is nearly impossible and for many, paying tuition for a fifth or sixth year is out of the question. Students have resorted to concurrently enrolling in community colleges in order to save money and get into the classes needed to graduate. We have all noticed the tuition is hig...