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Why You Shouldn't Get That MBA

Getting your MBA may risk you being simultaneously over and under qualified for a position. How is this possible?

Meet Sally – Sally has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Marketing and an MBA. 602 more words


Applying what I learned while riding the Katy Trail, to my upcoming PhD Program

As I rode my bike on the Katy Trail for 8 days, I had a lot of time to think. My goal to reach the end, in the town I had lived in, for almost 2 years, was what made each mile a little easier. 646 more words

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To Be or Not to Be: Tech Support in Higher Ed

In the world of academia some faculty may have the comparative luxury of debating the merits on the use of technology in their course presentations. I am not referring here to the increase in online offerings that are available, or to the MOOCs that any learner at any age may choose to join, or that faculty may choose to teach. 165 more words


TED Talk - Hey Science Teachers: Make it Fun

This is a talk from TED.com about how to make science courses more interesting for students.


High school science teacher Tyler DeWitt was ecstatic about a lesson plan on bacteria (how cool!) — and devastated when his students hated it.

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Alternative to High Priced Tuition - University of the People`

The high cost of college tuition is something that has garnered a great deal of publicity for several years now. According to the Project on Student Debt… 236 more words