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Higher Education's Role in Recovery

Since being appointed to the Expert Group on Future Funding for Higher Education by Minister Quinn on July 1st of last year, I have been honoured to be tasked with making a contribution to resolve the crisis in funding what I believe is a crucial enabler in the future prosperity of this country. 574 more words

Ireland

PhD working environments and why they matter

Where we work is important. Where we read, write and discuss our work, whether or not we speak to someone during the day, and where we take a break from our work is important, too. 607 more words

Is Higher Education Worth the Time and Money?

There has been a steady increase in the number of gradates in the United Kingdom over the past decade. According to the official reports, there were 12 million graduates in 2013. 34 more words

Features

Transitioning from College to Career: Are Students Ready?

As sobering as it has been to repay my student loan debt, I am constantly reflecting on the value of my sixteen years of public education, specifically, my liberal arts degree from… 1,172 more words

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Do you want a degree for free?

President Barack Obama has announced a proposal to provide free community college education to any student with a 2.5 GPA. Too good to be true? Perhaps. 471 more words

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Florida State University ranked #2 for online graduate education programs

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CONTACT: Jennie Harrison, (850) 644-6798
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By Kelli Gemmer

January 7, 2015

Florida State University ranked #2 for online graduate education programs… 361 more words

College Of Education

My One Word for 2015

Many educators are sharing their One Word of 2015. I thought a bit about the elements that motivate one to choose a word that would define them for the new year. 345 more words

Education