Twitter Recap — March 14th – 18th, 2016

Melissa Maichle Federal Student Aid Programs, Financial Aid Industry News, News About HEAG

We share industry news and stories on Twitter throughout the week at @HEAG_INC. Here is a recap of last week’s tweets, focusing on topics of Title IV financial aid and higher education.


3/14/16 –  FAFSA Toolkit available for your campus, thanks to

3/15/16 – It’s official! The U.S. has a new Secretary of Education

3/16/16 – The budget proposal called for tying to inflation while the House has countered with a freeze

3/17/16 – U.S. Department of Education Takes Further Steps to Protect Students from Predatory Higher Education Institutions

3/18/16 – Student loan delinquincies fall and more borrowers enrolled in income-based repayment plans

3/18/16 – Kentucky House Approves Free Community College


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