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President Mills and Ben Roberts-Pierel '10 Discuss No-Loans Announcement on WCSH

Story posted January 22, 2008

President Barry Mills '72 and Ben Roberts-Pierel '10 appeared on the WCSH show 207 Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, to discuss the announcement made on Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, that the College will eliminate loans for all new and current students receiving financial aid, replacing those loans with grants beginning with the 2008-09 academic year.

On Monday, January 21, 2008, the radio stations of the Maine Public Broadcasting Network aired a story featuring President Mills talking about this latest move in the College's ongoing effort to reduce student debt and the unintended consequences that could befall other institutions that feel pressured to join the so-called "no-loans club." Listen to the MPBN story.

Read the announcement here.

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