Student debt disproportionately hurts women

How is student debt a feminist issue? How are women disproportionately affected by rising tuition costs? Check out what I had to say in my column for the Eagle here! This column also made it to the print edition of the paper.

Student debt disproportionately hurts women

Student debt is a women’s issue. Everyone — men, women, policymakers, students and universities — needs to take it seriously. According to the AAUW’s recent report, Deeper in Debt, 44 million borrowers in the U.S. hold about $1.3 trillion in outstanding student loans.

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