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Latest news and updates on Fail State, an investigative documentary on for-profit colleges, student loan debt, and American higher education. Executive produced by news legend and journalist Dan Rather.

4/11/18 - Fail State heads to LSU for LIFF


We are one week away from our Louisiana State University premiere at the Louisiana International Film Festival. This screening is free and open to LSU students and faculty and the Baton Rouge community. 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, in the Roy O Martin Auditorium, 1100 Patrick F Taylor Hall, LSU. Secure your seat here:

Following the screening, LSU President King Alexander will moderate a panel on predatory for-profit colleges and inequality in higher education with Baton Rouge Community College Chancellor Littleton-Steib and Fail State director Alex Shebanow.