In-depth look at Illinois' young vets. (Photo/Creative Commons)
Searchable maps near stations. (Photo/Mike Reilley)
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Illinois veterans are younger and more of them are women, according to a study by the Heartland Alliance's Social IMPACT Research Center. This study of Illinois veterans reveals some interesting data about women who are returning home from service. Stories:
Rising interest rates and quicker payback on student loans have sent Milennials into incredible debt. A paid or an unpaid internship? And more international students are finding ways to attend U.S. institutions. All of these trends are part of the changing face of higher education. Stories:
Photo: Melanie Stone is a paid intern at the Tribune Company, but
many interns must spend their own money in order to land experience.
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