Erik Hinrichsen

Is Tuition Assistance Taxable? Your Questions Answered

Tuition assistance programs are a great way to make college affordable. They are quite popular, and many employers, government agencies, and states now offer tuition assistance programs. However, this monetary assistance may cause confusion. Is tuition assistance taxable, and if so, how much?

What is CO2 Used For? Uses Old and New

Use carbon dioxide instead of sequestering it? Sound far-fetched? This article explains some of the current uses of CO2 in consumer products, medicines, and industry and research into future uses for carbon dioxide. Carbon dioxide may prove to be more useful than you might guess.

Are Home Wind Farms Practical?

This article shows how individual home owners can determine the practicality of wind turbines for home use, including formulas. Also details possible issues and provides useful resources for people who want to learn more.

Consequences of a College Student Cheating on Exams

What happens when a student gets caught cheating on exams in college? With new technology comes new ways of cheating — easy to do but not recommended. We look at possible actions that a college may take with regards to cheating, and suggest some possible courses of action for students.