Anne Dennon covers higher education trends, policy, and student issues for BestColleges. She has an MA in English literature and a background in research strategy and service journalism.
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Dolly Parton’s Dollywood Theme Park Offers Free College to Employees
The Tennessee theme park Dollywood is participating in a free college for employees program that pays 100% of tuition at partner colleges.
What Is Federal Work-Study?
The Federal Work-Study Program provides on- or off-campus jobs for students with financial need. Read our guide to learn if this program is right for you.
Student Activists Plan Global Climate Strikes
Activist Greta Thunberg and Fridays for Future have called for global climate strikes demanding that world leaders address climate change.
62% of Americans Believe Financial Challenges Make College Inaccessible
Over half of Americans (54%) believe rising tuition is among the main reasons people choose not to pursue a degree. Still, many say college's potential rewards are worth it.