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EarthScope Geochronology Graduate Student Award Program

The EarthScope Geochronology Graduate Student Award Program is a new initiative designed to promote interdisciplinary and innovative science by fostering new relationships between graduate students, scientists, and labs at different institutions, while simultaneously equipping the next generation of Earth scientists with an understanding of modern geochronology tools that are profoundly important for conducting modern geoscience research. 375 more words

Announcements

UK - Employment prospects for 2012/13 first degree graduates has dramatically improved

Employment prospects for 2012/13 first degree graduates dramatically improved compared to 2011/12 graduates. The proportion of graduates working in professional and managerial jobs in the UK had increased and the unemployment rate decreased from 8.5% to 7.3%. 97 more words

Employment

The Grad Job Market in UK - Not fully recovered despite drop in unemployment

The recent annual Destination of Leavers of Higher Education survey confirmed that graduates who left university last summer entered a rather better jobs market than their peers from the year before. 301 more words

In The News

Credential Inflation - An increasing number of job seekers face being shut out of middle-skill, middle-class occupations by employers’ rising demand for a bachelor’s degree

An increasing number of job seekers face being shut out of middle-skill, middle-class occupations by employers’ rising demand for a bachelor’s degree. This credential inflation, or “upcredentialing” is affecting a wide range of jobs from executive assistants to construction supervisors and has serious implications both for workers not seeking a college degree and for employers struggling to fill jobs. 775 more words

Report

Marathon 1 of 5: Work

Voila! I am actually here doing this. I am proud of myself, I made a decision and so far I am sticking to it. As you can tell, I am a strong believer in the importance of congratulating yourself on steps you take no matter how  small or insignificant they may seem at first. 1,085 more words

Graduate Interview - 10 Common questions

Our infographic provides a run down of the ten most common interview questions for graduates, according to a survey conducted by the University of Kent. Along with these questions are some tips on how to best construct your answers, based on what the interviewer’s are trying to find out about you. 214 more words

Tools & Tips

Dmitry #Tymchuk's military blog: Key parts of #Luhansk under control of #Ukraine forces

Brothers and sisters!

Here’s the Summary for August 20, 2014

The bad news:

[1]. “Humanitarian aid” from Russia is nonetheless entering into Ukraine – the last report was that the first group of trucks have entered into the transit zone of the Russian checkpoint of “Donetsk.” The National Security and Defense Council [ 1,033 more words

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