A new analysis of colleges' financial aid policies indicts American
higher education not just for having turned its back on poor students,
but for robbing them in order to woo rich students.
The report, "Undermining Pell: How Colleges Compete for Wealthy
Students and Leave the Low-Income Behind," was produced by the New
American Foundation, whose chairman is Eric Schmidt, executive
chairman of Google. "Pell" refers to Pell Grants--the federal program
created to help poor students gain access...Full Story