Board of Contributors: We need an 'educational stimulus' plan, too: more scholarships | January 9, 2009 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - January 9, 2009

Board of Contributors: We need an 'educational stimulus' plan, too: more scholarships

by Jeff Blum

I have been working hard recently to pay college tuition for my two daughters. During a reflective slowdown over the holidays, I realized that I feel fortunate to have a lucrative job that allows me to live comfortably and save money to finance my daughters' higher education, given the economic times.

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Palo Altan Jeff Blum, a family law attorney practicing in Palo Alto, is on the Board of Directors of the Palo Alto YMCA and is a new member of the Jewish Family and Children's Services Public Issues Committee. He is a former member of the Palo Alto Human Relations Commission. He can be e-mailed at [email protected]

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Posted by you don't need scholarships
a resident of Crescent Park
on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:20 am

If you don't have a lucrative job, just apply to Stanford. Web Link


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Posted by Forget it
a resident of Community Center
on Jan 16, 2009 at 8:43 am

Socialized education - I'm against it. If you can't afford college get a job.


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