Tag: Endowments

Hedge Funds Are Squeezing Universities for Billions of Dollars and Driving Millions of Students into Deep Deep Debt

Elizabeth Parisian, Hedge Clippers How is it that a university founded to provide free education to the children of immigrants and later dubbed the “Harvard of the Proletariat” would today be more recognizable in a lineup of institutions known for saddling its students in debt? Two words: Hedge funds. Alyssia Osorio is an undergrad at… Read more »