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Borrowing delays plans

Physician assistant Michelle Saylor of Fort Wayne says barely a decision in her life lately hasn't been impacted by student debt.

May 24, 2020 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
Jacob Berry, an apprentice carpenter for Weigand Construction, works Wednesday at the new Rescue Mission downtown. Berry said he was struggling in high school until he began taking classes at the Anthis Career Center.

Hefty paychecks without heavy loans

Students who want to avoid lecture halls, term papers and, maybe most importantly, significant debt have the option of pursuing a career...

May 24, 2020 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
Andrew Booth, MedPro's vice president of marketing and communications, said offering tuition reimbursement makes filling positions easier.  (The_Journal_Gazette)

Many employers help pay tuition

A college degree is a requirement for some jobs, but emphasis on education doesn't end there.

May 24, 2020 1:00 am

Abby Evard Gaff, a nurse leader at Parkview Noble Hospital, is using a pair of Parkview education programs. One helps her repay her student loans, the other helps her work toward a master's degree.

Nurse sees benefit of Parkview programs

Abby Evard Gaff was born to be a nurse.

May 24, 2020 1:00 am


Student loan relief looms as election issue

Addressing the student debt burden as part of the economic recovery from the pandemic.

May 18, 2020 1:00 am