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More than 1,000 former ITT Tech students in Illinois may have $9.4 million in loans forgiven

More than 1,000 former Illinois students at the defunct for-profit college ITT Technical Institute could be eligible to have more than $9.4 million in student loans forgiven, according the s.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 16th, 2020

More than 1,000 former ITT Tech students in Illinois may get $9.4 million in loans forgiven

More than 1,000 former Illinois students at the defunct for-profit college ITT Technical Institute could be eligible to have more than $9.4 million in student loans forgiven, according the s.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 16th, 2020

Illinois officials say more than 1,000 former ITT Tech students could be eligible for $9.4 million in loan forgiveness

More than 1,000 former Illinois students at the defunct for-profit college ITT Technical Institute could be eligible to have more than $9.4 million in student loans forgiven, according the s.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 15th, 2020

Illinois officials say more than 1,000 former ITT Tech students could be eligible for $9.4 million in student loan forgiveness

More than 1,000 former Illinois students at the defunct for-profit college ITT Technical Institute could be eligible to have more than $9.4 million in student loans forgiven, according the s.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneSep 15th, 2020

Northwestern Mutual, CUNA Mutual co-lead $12.3M investment in Cleveland startup

Two of Wisconsin's largest financial services companies are investing in a Cleveland startup that developed a tech platform where college students can refinance their loans. The venture capital arms of Northwestern Mutual, the financial services and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Car loan giant Santander reaches $550M settlement with Illinois, 33 other attorneys general

Thirty-four attorneys general announced a $550 million settlement Tuesday with auto loan financing company Santander over allegations it knowingly targeted consumers who were likely to default on its loans. Consumers who def.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 22nd, 2020

Mnuchin: SBA will do "full review" of PPP loans over $2 million before loans forgiven

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Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 28th, 2020

Boro Leverages Alternative Data In Extending Low-Interest Loans To Students, Graduates: "We Can Help Them Do That"

Mobile financing app Boro announced Wednesday that it will use $12 million in newly secured Series A.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 19th, 2020

Illinois Tech launches College of Computing to boost local tech talent

Illinois Tech is launching a College of Computing to help prepare students for tech jobs of the future and provide Chicago with the talent it needs to boost its tech ecosystem. The Illinois Institute of Technology, otherwise known as Illinois Tech.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

South Loop innovation project gets a major boost with $500M in state funding (PHOTOS)

In a move that is expected to bolster Chicago’s tech economy, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Wednesday that he is releasing $500 million in state capital to fund the University of Illinois System’s Illinois Innovation Network and Discovery Partner.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2020

Amazon donates $2M to Seattle-based STEM education programs

Amazon announced Thursday it will donate $2 million to two Seattle-based nonprofits with the aim of helping a more diverse group of students, many of them less affluent or from minority groups, find work in science and tech. The Pacific Science Center w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2020

Beshear: Shuttered ITT Tech to forgive $2.2M in debt for former Kentucky students

Former students of the shuttered for-profit college ITT Technical Educational Services Inc. won't have to pay back loans that the Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear described as deceptive. The attorney general's office announced Friday that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Student loans: Court fight looms over debts of former Corinthian Colleges students

Student loan borrowers say debts from Corinthian Colleges should be forgiven beca.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 29th, 2018

Incoming Ohio State freshmen now armed with iPads, training as part of $11M tech initiative (Video)

On Monday, about 250 incoming freshmen got a high-tech present from Ohio State University during one of 25 two-day orientation sessions. The students each got an iPad pro and a lot of instruction. It's part of an $11 million Digital Flagship Initia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

10 Ways to Get Your Student Loan Forgiven

Americans currently owe $1.48 million in student loan debt. If you're among those people repaying student loans, you know that it can create a lot of stress. Depending upon your job prospects and other life circumstances, .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 28th, 2018

Emerson helps build engineering lab at Texas A&M

Through a $1.5 million donation, St. Louis-based Emerson has helped build an automation laboratory at Texas A&M University. The lab, named the Emerson Advanced Automation Laboratory, provides engineering students with a high-tech environment that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Ocient partners with IMSA to help educate computer science students

Chicago-based startup Ocient, a product of tech entrepreneur and Cleversafe founder Chris Gladwin, is partnering with the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy to help support the school’s development of programs for students interested in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

A 35-year-old who dropped out of high school had a vision of a utopian future for China, the US, and the world — and it’s led her to the forefront of a tech startup worth $3 billion

Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch The Chinese education startup VIPKid, which connects fluent English-speaking teachers with Chinese students, raised $500 million in April .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytAug 5th, 2018

A 35-year-old who dropped out of high school had a vision of a utopian future for China, the US, and the world — and it"s led her to the forefront of a tech startup worth $3 billion

Courtesy of VIPKid The Chinese education startup VIPKid, which connects fluent English-speaking teachers with Chinese students, raised $500 million in April .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2018

Here"s how many students default on their loans each year

More than 1 million people default on their student loans each year. New research sheds light on which borrowers are at-risk of falling behind, and the consequences of doing so......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2018

JPMorgan donating millions to boost the local tech workforce: Here are 5 things to know

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) will donate $6 million to five of the region's larger school districts to help expand the pipeline of students studying technology-related fields and connect them with higher-paying jobs, the financial firm announced .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018