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Mo Money, Mo Problems

The average student loan debt in the US is $29,000! If you ask me what I would change about higher education, that’s my answer. Higher education has been made accessible through student loans for many people who may not have…

MOOCs and Businesses

I was watching a bit of TV a few days ago and saw a commercial advertising a partnership between Khan Academy and Bank of American on a financial education website they’re calling “Better Money Habits” which you can see here.…

Defending a Ph.D. Outside the US

I recently had the opportunity to speak at an International Water Association conference in Taiwan. While at the conference I got to know a few other PhD students in my discipline and was surprised a little by the differences in…