Episode 44: Mom Goes Back to College, at 1980s Tuition

“Now it’s my turn.”

Joy Wildes

Lipscomb University

In this episode, we hear from Joy Wildes (right), a 43-year-old student at Lipscomb University, in Nashville. Through its Turn Back Tuition program, she is paying the same rate as when she first enrolled in college, in 1987. And now she is at the Christian institution with her daughter Sara (left).

About this series: Say Something collects stories from college students about what they’re up to and why. Check for new episodes every three weeks. View more episodes.

Photo: Dwight Wildes   Music: Theme by John Gravois

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