SIMONS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SIMONS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Calculating the price of an academic dream http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123152-79/simons-debt-student-watson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123152-79/simons-debt-student-watson.html.csp">Calculating the price of an academic dream</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK CURRAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T09:44:01.964-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Alexis Watson and Katerina Simons each faced a tough decision as they finished high school: Borrow heavily to attend an expensive dream school, or choose a more affordable public university. Simons, who made her decision two years ago, chose financial security, while Watson, who decided this year, chose her dream school. During her senior year, Simons considered whether to pursue a degree in physics at the University of Rochester or at SUNY Binghamton. Though she said she thought both schools ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123152@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:44:01 MDT