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Building Careers

23-10-2014

Building Careers

When a new structure is being built, most of us just see concrete, steel and plywood as construction is underway. What most of us don't realize is just how many specialties go into turning an empty lot into a home, store, business, school, church or hospital. There are architects, engineers,...

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Muslim Woman Asks Local Wisconsin Offici…

23-10-2014

Muslim Woman Asks Local Wisconsin Official About Buses, Gets Grilled About Sharia Law

For one city alderman in Wisconsin, it's perfectly appropriate to respond to a constituent question about city transit on Election Day by asking the constituent to condemn radical Islam, Sharia law and the Islamist group Hamas. Earlier this week, Green Bay resident Heba Mohammad emailed Alderman Chris Wery inquiring about...

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5 Rooms Inspired By Your Favorite '90s H…

23-10-2014

Home inspiration can come from the unlikeliest places. From...

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Mental Health and The Whiny Generation

23-10-2014

Mental Health and The Whiny Generation

Millennials: We're a generation celebrated for our diversity, interest in social change and tech savvy, while simultaneously being lamented for our narcissism, sense of entitlement and propensity for living with our parents. For every stride we've made, there is a criticism awaiting us from the previous generation. It's a rite...

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Plea Deal In FAMU Hazing Case Is Off The…

23-10-2014

Plea Deal In FAMU Hazing Case Is Off The Table

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A plea deal that was contemplated by one of the four defendants facing trial next week for the hazing death of a Florida A & M drum major is off the table....

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Advice from the Dissociated Part 1: A Pe…

23-10-2014

Advice from the Dissociated Part 1: A Peek at the Depersonalized Perception

Many things in life occur or develop at an undetectably slow pace; for instance, the rotation of the earth or the growth of human hair. In this case, however, we are talking dissociative disorders. Do me a favor. Imagine having cotton balls stuffed in your ears. Now imagine your skin...

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College Sports

Michigan to drop price of stud…

23-10-2014

Athletic director Dave Brandon continued his quest to make amends with the Michigan student body Thursday by announcing a significant drop in student football ticket prices for the 2015 season....

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WVU QB calls dad's heart attac…

23-10-2014

Quarterback Clint Trickett walked off the field after one of West Virginia's biggest wins in years and was hit with the news that his dad, Florida State offensive line coach Rick Trickett, had suffered a heart attack....

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Judge questions $75M concussio…

23-10-2014

A federal judge overseeing a first-of-its-kind head injury settlement with the NCAA expressed concerns Thursday about some terms and the scope of the $75 million deal that encompasses all athletes going back decades....

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Who's The Best Coach In Missis…

23-10-2014

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Florida Releases Report on All…

23-10-2014

More than two weeks after the freshman quarterback Treon Harris was accused of rape, a complaint that was later withdrawn, the University of Florida released the complete police report Wednesday, according to The New York Times....

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USOC Concerned About Preservin…

23-10-2014

The United States Olympic Committee is concerned about the decline in "Olympic" sports throughout college athletics and is prepared to partner with the NCAA to preserve them starting with a donor's commitment of $5 million to help do so according...

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More Bad News for UNC and its …

23-10-2014

Another report on UNC's academic scandal paints a disturbing picture of the magnitude of the scandal and how it was apparently directed by just a few individuals according to Clark Culpepper of the Washington Post....

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College Bound

Students Teach School Counselors to Use …

23-10-2014

College Summit hosts a series of App-a-thons to teach counselors and students about new mobile and web apps to help in the college-search process....

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Career Tech Programs Work to Strengthen …

23-10-2014

At a conference this week, leaders from New Jersey and Virginia share efforts to engage local employers in career technical education efforts in high schools....

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Draft an Application to These Constructi…

23-10-2014

Students can find free money many for a number of construction-related careers, including architecture and civil engineering. ...

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U.S. News Twitter Chat: Top College Appl…

23-10-2014

School counselors and college admissions experts will dish advice on submitting error-free college applications. ...

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Vocational Pathways Approved for Graduat…

22-10-2014

Students in New York state will soon have the option to replace one of the history exams now required for graduation with a career-focused art or science exam...

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Free AP Classes Offered Through Massive …

22-10-2014

Rice University launches edX course in AP biology, environmental science, and physics, although they are not endorsed by the College Board....

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Get the Facts About Borrowing Specialize…

22-10-2014

Students studying fields related to medicine or nursing have access to expanded federal loan programs. ...

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Look at Health Care Trends, Growth to Re…

22-10-2014

Students should make sure their online program offers some training in health informatics and telemedicine....

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3 Hidden Costs for International Student…

21-10-2014

It may cost extra to stay in dorms over college break, so international students should plan ahead....

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