Monday, August 4, 2014

Adjunct Faculty Would Get Student Debt Wiped Away Under New Proposal

Huffington Post - Education
July 31st, 2014

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) dropped a new bill Thursday that would potentially eliminate thousands of dollars in student loan debt for adjunct professors.
Citing that more than half of all faculty at public and non-profit colleges and universities in his home state of Illinois work on a part-time basis, Durbin said many adjuncts are currently ineligible for the federal student loan forgiveness program since they aren't employed on a full-time basis.

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