February 18, 2013
The Student Body, for Sale
To meet the rising cost of college, students can call on at least one resource all their own
Pete Marovich for The Chronicle
Last June a college student named Michael pondered his options for summer employment. He was already working as a children's swimming coach at a country club near his family's home, but the salary worked out to less than minimum wage. He joked with his friends that he could make more money as a stripper.
"I've always been kind of the goofy one, and