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What Students Need to Help Them Succeed

Heather Neal - Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 8:19am

On November 17, we hosted and aired a summit on dropout prevention. Several experts and panelists spoke on the economical and social impacts of dropping out of school. What was, for me, one of the most impactful...

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WORKING: Graduation Advice

Joshua Stewart - Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 9:12am

Temperatures are warming, the festival season is picking up, and I can almost hear Edward Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance” on the air. It’s graduation season – a time for celebrating achievements and looking ahead to...

Avoid Becoming Mal-Employed

Jessica Forkel - Monday, May 5, 2014 - 7:38am

If you have more education than what your job requires, you may be "mal-employed" also known as "under-employed'. According to a CNN Money article, with calculations by Andrew Sum, director of the Center for Labor...

Jim Carrey's Graduation Speech Will Change Your Life Forever

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 6:00am

For recent college graduates going into the world, it can be a scary place. Who are you? Where do you begin? Will I get a job? What steps do you take? When you think of actor Jim Carrey, you think funny man, movie star...

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