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moriarty:

the-unstoppable-juggernaut:

rnusicality:

fun statistics for adults!
“when I was a kid, I had no help with college tuition, I was hardworking and paid it all myself”
-Annual tuition for Yale, 1970: $2,550
-Annual tuition for Yale, 2014: $45,800
-Minimum Wage, 1970: $1.45
-Minimum Wage, 2014: $7.25
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 1970: 4.8
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 2014: 17.3

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i was at a seminar being given by this nobel prize winner and he was telling us that when he was in college, he was able to pay his entire tuition by having a part time job

back then it was 420 dollars a semester at UCLA

now its around 30,000 dollars a year

Be the person you needed when you were younger. Anonymous (the best advice you could ever give someone)  (via indapendent)


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