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The College Bubble: A Higher Ed Round-Up

This begins a weekly[ish] piece presenting recent articles on college and higher education news and issues. 

Just in time for the return of ridiculously expensive trips to Broad Street, U.S. PIRG has put out a study revealing the adverse effects of high text book costs on students’ (especially low-income students’) course decisions, and subsequently, their grades. There’s no other way to say it – this is a f****ed up system.

Notably Sharp’s Fall Concert with Special Guests: The Merimanders

Looking for some good tunes sung by some well-dressed people? Need a stress reliever during mid-terms? Want to look as sharp as the picture above? Then join us for Notably Sharp, Wesleyan’s newest a cappella group, for its first concert of the year! We will be joined by the lovely ladies of The Merimanders from Bates College.

Hope to see you for a great night of music!

Date: Oct. 20
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Place: Zelnick Pavilion (between Chapel and 92)