cost of college

The cost of college: Barnes & Noble supply prices too high for students

The cost of college: Barnes & Noble supply prices too high for students

By: Duke Staff  This is an editorial piece that does not reflect the views of Duquesne University.  Don’t shop at the campus bookstore. If you’re a student, you already know there are much better (and cheaper) places to buy your textbooks than the campus bookstore. Amazon, Ebay and even dubiously legal digital download sites are […]

The Cost of College: Textbook prices on the rise

The Cost of College: Textbook prices on the rise

By Julian Routh | Editor-in-Chief “The Cost of College” is an ongoing series that will examine what it really costs to get an education. This week’s story explores the rising cost of college textbooks, which have surged by more than 1,000 percent since 1977.   In the basement of the Barnes and Noble bookstore on […]