Economic gap

Economic realities impact students’ social, academic lives
By Julian De Ocampo ’13 THE ROUNDUP When the phrase “economic gap” comes up, it’s easy to get lost in numbers and figures. In reality, the differences in socioeconomic status manifest themselves in tangible ways that go beyond statistics, such as a student’s ability to maintain a social life or apply to college. Do costs cut into socialization? Students often spend their weekends engaging in a variety of activities on…