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In My Absence

Writing is a practiced art.  It’s been a long time since I’ve been here and I think it’s time to return.

To fill you in, I have a relatively new job.   442 more words

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Got my diploma 

So I received my diploma in the mail on Friday. I can’t believe that I have a college degree already. It’s so surreal. In a month starts my first year of teaching. 30 more words

The Dreams of a 23 Yrs. Old Broke Engineering Graduate / Entrepreneur

After graduation, almost all of my friends are decided for the path they will follow. Many will work immediately, others will take their review for the board exams and some will rest first because of the hardships encountered in college. 671 more words

Computer Programming

Local Non-Profit Helps 80% Of Its Students Graduate College

BALTIMORE (WJZ)–Across the country, only 11 percent of low income students who begin college go on to graduate.

Mike Schuh has details on a long running non-profit which see’s 80 percent of its students get a degree. 330 more words

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Economic Study on the Value of a College Degree

With the cost of college continuing to rise, is the financial burden of a college degree worth it? Which college degree provides the best economic outcome after students graduate? 556 more words

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5 things that count more than an Ivy League college degree

What makes a resume perfect…an Ivy League degree? A summer saving turtles in Costa Rica?

Turns out many companies don’t really care if you went to a top-name college or had a fancy environment-saving internship project. 385 more words

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The Cost of Skipping School

One of the greatest barriers to post-secondary education is financial obligation. When considering college, prospective applicants are likely to ask themselves, “Can I afford to go to college?” A study from the Pew Research Center asks, “Can you afford not to?” (“The Rising Cost of… 354 more words

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