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Degrees of Intelligence

*NOTE: Before you read this article I want to assure you that I am in no way minimizing the importance of a secondary education, however, when the mere possession of a degree is taken as prima facie evidence of intelligence or qualification then I take issue with that. 725 more words

Veteran's Shame Each-other

Today while walking on campus towards the parking lot I passed a slightly overweight twenty-something year old male wearing a Marine pattern digital green boonie… 1,012 more words


Don't let college costs destroy your retirement

A recent headline in Financial Advisor magazine read: Parents Say Retirement Imperiled By College Costs. The cost of raising children can be daunting. Recent reports tell us that the total cost of raising a child until they become an adult will be about $245,340. 220 more words

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Community Policing: It's Time to Get out of the Car!

Working in law enforcement is a challenging career choice.  The police academy teaches you to survive in a dangerous world made up of many people looking to target the police.   1,369 more words

I Am More Than A Degree

This time last month, I was enrolled in a summer journalism class that was a prerequisite for all of my fall classes and had me on track to graduate next spring. 468 more words


"529" Plans - Keep Your Receipts

A client recently asked me how to make sure that money moved from a 529 college savings account to a student’s checking account would be viewed from an IRS perspective.  404 more words