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Entrepreneurship 911 (aka The Chicago Way)

“Gibbs me datt. And datt. And I’ll juss take datt, ‘to’…”

Ferguson, MO 24 nov 2014

When everything you possess has been given to you (or taken by you), of course you have no respect for the property rights of others. 27 more words

Politics

5 Ways Community Colleges Are Fixing Higher Education

There’s no doubt that it’s a tough time for families pondering the value of a college degree.

On the one hand, there’s pitched debate over rising tuition costs and student debt.

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Postsecondary

Bill to Renew Higher Education Act: Many Ideas, Little Hope of Passing

With only days remaining until his retirement, the Democratic chairman of the Senate education committee, Tom Harkin of Iowa, formally introduced legislation on Thursday offering his vision for renewing the Higher Education Act.

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Postsecondary

How Obama’s Action on Immigration Will Affect Higher Education

President Obama’s decision to extend limited legal status to up to five million of the nation’s 11.4 million immigrants who are in the United States illegally will open the doors to college to more people.

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Postsecondary

Sonja's 2014 Top Ten Thanksgiving Blessings

10. You, my faithful blog subscribers and friendly blog visitors! Thank you for your encouragement and insights. I love the fact that a few clicks on the mouse or taps on a screen can make the world a much smaller place. 262 more words

Holidays

Recap: Diversity and Inclusion Forum

The Greater Des Moines Partnership offered the 2nd Annual Executive Forum on Diversity & Inclusion today. The goal of the event was to facilitate a dialogue on diversity and inclusion-related issues and initiatives in the workplace and community. 369 more words

2nd Annual Executive Forum

Raise Awareness in 2015 for Special Education & #LimitlessLearning for ALL with #iTeachCafe! Join us!!!

This is very exciting stuff right here!

I believe in 2015 we can increase awareness about special education and what #limitless learning means for our students, families, and communities. 147 more words

Education