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By Guest Author On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Mature Students: How to Make Going Back to College Easier

There is no doubt that going back to school as an adult comes with a distinct set of challenges that younger students who are fresh out of high school don’t face. Mature students have often already got an established More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Four Things to Consider When Choosing a College

Choosing which college to attend is easily one of the most important decisions you will make during your lifetime. Deciding which college to go to can be quite daunting for many young people, especially as there More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
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How students can save on Pricey Textbooks

Any student knows for sure that buying a printed textbook is not a small expense. This essay by essay editing service sheds light on cheaper alternative sources of literature and information that students could More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, January 25th, 2016
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Patel Conservatory’s free ‘Campapalooza’ previews summer camps, activities

The Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts is hosting the Campapalooza on Saturday, Feb. 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This FREE event features a sampling of summer camps and classes, with bonus More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Best Online Educational Resources for College Students

When working on completing your college degree, you should take advantage of every resource that you possibly can.  Online resources are great because you can access them anytime, anyplace.  They make the whole More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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President Obama to sign federal bill to add mandates for ‘underachieving schools’

President Obama is expected to sign the “Every Student Succeeds Act” into law Thursday after the Senate cleared the controversial program on Wednesday. Under this new law, students still must be tested in reading More...

By Guest Author On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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The Ameropa Foundation – Helping the Underprivileged

The Ameropa Foundation was founded in December 2001 by Andreas Zivy and Nicole Miescher as a part of the Ameropa group (a Swiss agri-business, producing and marketing fertilizers and grains). Based in Binningen, More...

By Guest Author On Friday, August 14th, 2015
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5 factors to consider while hiring essay writing services

photo by photoSteve101 via Flickr Quality – This can quickly be known since the most essential criteria when discovering the right essay writing service on-line. The assured quality from the paper must be excellent More...

By Guest Author On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Organized Efficiency: What Every Budding Paralegal Needs to Know

So you want to become a paralegal do you? This field requires a decent education and some skills that you’ll only learn on the job. Here’s what you need to know to get started. Select a Specialty There are a More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
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Janet Napolitano raises minimum wage for University workers, costs school over $16 million

Strikes and protests appear to be working in the battle to boost minimum wages for workers to $15, summarized by NPR. University of California President Janet Napolitano announced that the minimum wage for direct More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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Student Loan Debts Still a Crippling Issue, But Bankruptcy May Be a Way Out

As recent as the last quarter of 2014, it was estimated that 40 million Americans have at least one outstanding student loan. At least one. That is a scary figure, specially if you consider that there were only More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Monday, June 1st, 2015
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Chuck Lorre, UCLA partner for ‘Big Bang Theory’ scholarship

The UCLA scholarship endowment has raised $4 million to date, including an initial donation from the Chuck Lorre Family Foundation combined with gifts from people associated with the show, The Big Bang Theory, including More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Baltimore proves that more money is not the solution

While the leaders in Washington cry out for more spending on education, infrastructure and crime prevention, a quick look back at the Stimulus Bill reveals almost $2 billion went to Baltimore, which is now a quagmire. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 16th, 2015
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Education chaos: Common Core, Arne Duncan on inequality, fairness and federal spending

Many school systems remain “fundamentally separate and unequal,” U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan said and a Sunday Washington Post article claims Common Core makes the divide greater. Duncan points More...

By Guest Author On Friday, March 6th, 2015
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Student Loan Debts Are Leaving People No Way Out

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York released its latest “Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit,” and one thing is crystal clear: student loan debts are nothing short of a ticking time bomb for the American More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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When Business and Government Collide: Taming Your Energy Bills and Tariffs

For those that are unaware, the Climate Change Levy is a tax that businesses pay on the conventional energy that they use. Renewable energy does not attract the tax. The government hopes that with the tax making More...

By Adam Lee On Saturday, January 31st, 2015
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Nursing Shortage Anticipated By 2020

The world is changing before our eyes, often in ways difficult to fully comprehend. In 2008, the financial crisis made it much more difficult to earn a living. As companies began downsizing, many long-time employees More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Pastoral Ministry: Have You Received the Call?

Many people feel that they must serve God as a minister, but how do you really know that this is your calling? It’s not easy, and you could potentially be setting yourself up for a life full of heartbreak if you More...

By Adam Lee On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Benefits Offered to Veterans

Being a veteran of the armed forces comes with certain hurdles that others might not have. However, it does come with some benefits that counterbalance those hurdles. The VA, or Veterans Administration, has many More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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President Obama 2015 State of the Union address – transcript

January 20, 2015 THE PRESIDENT: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: We are 15 years into this new century. Fifteen years that dawned with terror touching our shores; that unfolded More...



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