Will College Be Free in Four Years?
Kery Murakami, Inside Higher Ed
History will recall President Joseph Biden at his inauguration urging unity in a deeply divided nation confronting a raging pandemic, growing inequity, systemic racism, and a climate crisis.
It’s impossible to tell what the next four years will bring. But for many advocates who have been pushing to make college more affordable, Jan. 20 was a new beginning—a day of hope that one day low-income families will not have to worry about whether their children can afford to pursue their college dreams.