Anya Kamenetz is a staff writer for Fast Company magazine. The Village Voice nominated her for a Pulitzer Prize for contributions to the feature series Generation Debt, which became a book in 2006. She has written for the New York Times, appeared on CNN and National Public Radio, and been featured as a Yahoo Finance Expert. A frequent speaker nationwide, Kamenetz blogs at Fastcompany.com, The Huffington Post, DiyuBook.com. and anyakamenetz.blogspot.com. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband.
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Anya's Upcoming Events
Anya Kamenetz at Northcentral University
, Prescott AZ
June 8, 2013, 12:00 pm
Anya Kamenetz will be speaking at Northcentral University's Commencement in Prescott Valley, AZ on Saturday, June 8, 2013.
Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education
The price of college tuition has increased more than any other major good or service for the last twenty years. Nine out of ten American high school seniors aspire to go to college, yet the United States has fallen from world leader to only the tenth most educated nation. Almost half of college students don't graduate; those who do have unprecedented levels of federal and private student loan debt, which constitutes a credit bubble similar to the mortgage crisis.