Our View: Hathaway is not a bad investment
October 17, 2018
Is the Hathaway Scholarship a poor investment by the State of Wyoming?
That’s an idea briefly mentioned during a political debate at Western Wyoming Community College last week.
The argument goes like this: the Hathaway Scholarship was meant to be a means of providing an incentive for students to both work hard and stay in Wyoming to earn their college degree and hopefully stay and apply their education in the state. However, Wyoming continues to lose its educated youth, who have taken to using the scholarship as a way of getting a low-cost degree then shuffling off to Utah, Colorado and...