Alabama's Eddie Lacy (42) runs past Notre Dame's Danny Spond (13) during the first half of the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, in Miami. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Less Bang For The Buck, Athletics Draining Colleges Of Scarce Educational Funding

(MintPress) – Average tuition at four year public colleges and universities increased 4.8 percent, to $8,655, in 2013. With college tuitions soaring and financial aid stalling, students are seeing a diminishing return on their investment in higher education, driven largely by irresponsible, “consumption spending” by colleges and universities. This according to data collected by College […]