Wall Street Protest Profile

October 14, 2011 - 4:15 PM
This Oct. 7, 2011 photo, shows Meropi Peponides, 27, left, and John Smith, 31, of Brooklyn, N.Y., who joined in the Occupy Wall Street protest at Zuccotti Park in Manhattan. Peponides is a graduate student who expects to have about $50,000 in loans when she graduates. Smith already has a master’s degree and about $45,000 in student loans, but can only find part time work. (AP Photo/Eileen Connelly)