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Student Spotlight: James Sun rises from Beijing to the Bay Area

James Sun, a student at Middlebury College, has been named one of Canada’s young leaders under 20. But if you asked him to tell his story, you’ll learn that he wasn’t always a top student. 486 more words


Summer Academy Studio: Build w/ Bots

This studio learned how to develop a design / object (in this case, and iPhone speaker) using the computer as the drawing board, and then make it using robotically driven machinery (Look Ma, no hands!). 138 more words


Career Corner: Are you Social Media Ready?

The following frame was provided by Samra Bufkins, a lecturer in Public Relations and Social Media in the Mayborn School of Journalism, University of North Texas.   183 more words

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Metro students show continued growth in nearly every subject

Achievement gaps, overall growth all better than state averages

Building on strong momentum, Metro students continued to grow academically in 2013-14, placing the district in the “Achieve” category for overall growth in student achievement. 1,082 more words


6 Online Interview Mistakes to Avoid

1. Not Setting Up A Good Background Shot

When you have on online interview, the background of your shot matters quite a bit. The interviewer is going to judge you by the things that are happening in the background. 584 more words

Central Scholarship program offers a future for Pittsburgh’s Jewish students

In just a few weeks, many young adults will be heading off to college, perhaps for the very first time. As many students and their families know all too well, funding for higher education can be difficult to come by, and a scholarship, no matter the amount, can make all the difference for a young adult pursuing higher education. 415 more words