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Ventura County Star
Moorpark dinner celebrates farmworkers and what they reapis on the group's board of directors. Also during the dinner, three $1,000 Ell
Moorpark dinner celebrates farmworkers and what they reap
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 hours ago
is on the group's board of directors. Also during the dinner, three $1,000 Ellen Brokaw scholarships were awarded to local college-bound students. This was the second year the scholarships were awarded. Krist said House Farm Workers grew from a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Overton High School grad overcomes homelessness to be college-boundpack their bags for fall semester, the experience might mean more for one young
Overton High School grad overcomes homelessness to be college-bound
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 hours ago
pack their bags for fall semester, the experience might mean more for one young man, who went from being homeless to being college-bound. "I've had students to come to me and say, 'You know, I had no idea that you were going through that," said... Read more
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Itasca Press
Larson: Equity in AP is needed to adapt to changing economydoing what we have always done. Gone should be the days when high schools would
Larson: Equity in AP is needed to adapt to changing economy
Itasca Press / Posted 12 hours ago
doing what we have always done. Gone should be the days when high schools would sort students into “college-bound” and “non-college bound” tracks. Nationwide, this is a challenge that is largely being unmet – fewer than 1 percent of high schools in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ariel Winter 'linked to actor Sterling Beaumon' weeks after splitpink dress that made her feel confident, but after days of receiving rude and s
Ariel Winter 'linked to actor Sterling Beaumon' weeks after split
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
pink dress that made her feel confident, but after days of receiving rude and sexist comments about her ensemble, the college-bound actress took to Twitter to share a powerful message with her critics. 'Dear sorry body-shamers, I looked HOT... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Restoring Lightning huge challenge for LucasPirini, Jess Bygate, Mikaela Ruef, Leilani Mitchell, Mikaela Dombkins and Kayla
Restoring Lightning huge challenge for Lucas
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Pirini, Jess Bygate, Mikaela Ruef, Leilani Mitchell, Mikaela Dombkins and Kayla Standish — her mainstays. Contracted college-bound SA rookies from that team, Morgan Yaeger and Taylor Ortlepp, now have gone to the US, while league Rookie of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Restoring Lightning huge challenge for LucasPirini, Jess Bygate, Mikaela Ruef, Leilani Mitchell, Mikaela Dombkins and Kayla
Restoring Lightning huge challenge for Lucas
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Pirini, Jess Bygate, Mikaela Ruef, Leilani Mitchell, Mikaela Dombkins and Kayla Standish — her mainstays. Contracted college-bound SA rookies from that team, Morgan Yaeger and Taylor Ortlepp, now have gone to the US, while league Rookie of... Read more
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Providence Business News
Employers still looking for more IT workersEstablishing computer science minors at Rhode Island colleges and universities.
Employers still looking for more IT workers
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
Establishing computer science minors at Rhode Island colleges and universities. n Creating training opportunities for non-college bound students or transitioning workers. n Establishing a statewide academic advisory panel. Mahoney noted that... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
New immunization clinic offers options for familiescheck their health records regularly and establish a medical home, so they can
New immunization clinic offers options for families
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
check their health records regularly and establish a medical home, so they can build relationships with a family doctor. College-bound students, adults and pregnant women are also encouraged to stay up-to-date on vaccinations. "That helps to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County areathe Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center, 7033 Glenn Highway.. The program is for a
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
the Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center, 7033 Glenn Highway.. The program is for all recent high school graduates and current college bound students attending a two-year or four-year college or university during the 2016-17 academic year. Civil War... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
South Jacksonville Immunization Center opens Thursdaydiphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), measles, mumps, rubella, polio
South Jacksonville Immunization Center opens Thursday
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), measles, mumps, rubella, polio, varicella (chickenpox) and hepatitis B. College-bound students, adults, and pregnant women are also encouraged to stay up-to-date on vaccinations. The center will... Read more
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Market Watch
The FAFSA is changing: here’s what you need to knowPeople starting college in the fall of 2017 probably haven’t yet decided where
The FAFSA is changing: here’s what you need to know
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
People starting college in the fall of 2017 probably haven’t yet decided where they’re going to school, let alone figured out how much money they’ll need to do it, but it’s almost time to start applying for financial aid. In the past, students and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Plagiarism claim draws scoffsfirst lady herself did not address the topic Tuesday during an appearance befor
Plagiarism claim draws scoffs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
first lady herself did not address the topic Tuesday during an appearance before reporters at a White House gathering for college-bound students. speechwriting help Melania Trump, an immigrant from Slovenia and a former fashion model, has been a... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Manziel apologizes to fans, says he'll returnMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
Manziel apologizes to fans, says he'll return
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
VW emission scandal: Top execs charged with fraudMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
VW emission scandal: Top execs charged with fraud
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
NASA's Kepler spacecraft confirms over 100 new exoplanetsMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
NASA's Kepler spacecraft confirms over 100 new exoplanets
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Melania Trump's dress sells out after RNC speechMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
Melania Trump's dress sells out after RNC speech
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Twitter announces verified account applicationto his Facebook page, in a matter of weeks an 87-year-old man was the victim of
Twitter announces verified account application
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
to his Facebook page, in a matter of weeks an 87-year-old man was the victim of a home invasion and a wheelchair bound man, 44-year-old Clarence Blue, was murdered. Chief Hampton made it clear on social media that he was out to get the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Manziel apologizes to fans, says he'll returnMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
Manziel apologizes to fans, says he'll return
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Teen plans own prom, decides to dieMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
Teen plans own prom, decides to die
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
House Speaker Paul Ryan's 'selfie' with interns backfiresMichelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White H
House Speaker Paul Ryan's 'selfie' with interns backfires
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
Michelle Obama hosted the third annual "Beating the Odds" Summit at the White House Tuesday. She met with more than 130 college-bound students who have overcome great odds to go onto higher education. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the third... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orange County program sentences teen offenders to a second chancelocal officials said. A conviction creates a lifetime of challenges: losing yo
Orange County program sentences teen offenders to a second chance
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
local officials said. A conviction creates a lifetime of challenges: losing your driver’s license or financial aid for college, being deported, getting your family evicted from public housing, and missing out on a job or home loan. Being a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Two local high school students attend First Lady’s summit at the White Housethe Odds Summit at the White House on Tuesday. The students are from Norfolk a
Two local high school students attend First Lady’s summit at the White House
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
the Odds Summit at the White House on Tuesday. The students are from Norfolk and Portsmouth and are representing ACCESS College Foundation. Destiny Cobb is a graduate of Norview High School and Tiara Benson is a graduate of Wilson High... Read more
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The Maui News
Michael H. Lyons II Palaka Celebration tickets on sale; Haynes to receive awardprimary fundraiser for the club's Michael H. Lyons II Memorial Scholarship Fund
Michael H. Lyons II Palaka Celebration tickets on sale; Haynes to receive award
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
primary fundraiser for the club's Michael H. Lyons II Memorial Scholarship Fund, providing critical financial assistance to college-bound Maui youth. As part of the fundraiser, the club will drop 2,000 golf balls from a helicopter, and the first... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Two Mid-South students selected to visit White House for Beating the Odds SummitD.C. for the third annual Beating the Odds Summit hosted by first lady Michelle
Two Mid-South students selected to visit White House for Beating the Odds Summit
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
D.C. for the third annual Beating the Odds Summit hosted by first lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday. They are two of 130 college-bound students from across the country selected who will attend. The students selected to attend represent urban,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
How do local school officials spell relief? S-A-TACT and SAT, PARCC – a technology-based assessment administrators called a “nig
How do local school officials spell relief? S-A-T
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
ACT and SAT, PARCC – a technology-based assessment administrators called a “nightmare to administer” – has no bearing on college entrance. As a result, high school students didn't take the results seriously, and college officials ignored them... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
City Of Newark Celebrates 2016 GraduatesHundreds of Newark’s college bound high school seniors, and 2016 college gradua
City Of Newark Celebrates 2016 Graduates
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 7 days ago
Hundreds of Newark’s college bound high school seniors, and 2016 college graduates, will be taking part in a special event this weekend on the steps of city hall. The graduates will be participating in a special photo shoot that will culminate in a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Bringing the lumberTaylor’s, for the second consecutive year, built its team around a stacked batt
Bringing the lumber
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Taylor’s, for the second consecutive year, built its team around a stacked batting order. In an area flush with quality, college-bound hitters, Gene Taylor’s has a balanced lineup that has battled some of the best teams in the region. Four of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mount Prospect church hosts screening, discussion of film about campus rapefollowed by a discussion afterward. The 2015 film exposes a culture of denial
Mount Prospect church hosts screening, discussion of film about campus rape
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
followed by a discussion afterward. The 2015 film exposes a culture of denial amid a high percentage of sexual assaults on college campuses. The film concludes that approximately 16 to 20 percent of college students are sexually assaulted during... Read more
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CNBC
Top 10 states to get an education in America in 2016number is skewed by a large contribution to the system's underfunded pension pl
Top 10 states to get an education in America in 2016
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
number is skewed by a large contribution to the system's underfunded pension plan last year. In addition to its 13 public colleges and university campuses, Illinois is home to world-class private institutions, including Northwestern University and... Read more
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Vail Daily
Three Vail Valley students selected for scholarshipsEDWARDS — Three local high school students might not have been able to go to co
Three Vail Valley students selected for scholarships
Vail Daily / Posted 9 days ago
EDWARDS — Three local high school students might not have been able to go to college if not for a financial boost from Alpine Bank. Now all three are college-bound. The Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarship program, now in its 20th year, has a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Switch to SAT surprises many, forces schools to adaptadministrators surprised, relieved and even frustrated. The SAT now officially
Switch to SAT surprises many, forces schools to adapt
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
administrators surprised, relieved and even frustrated. The SAT now officially replaces the ACT as the state-sponsored college entrance exam. Test results will count as each district's high school accountability exam. Meanwhile, students in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ariel Winter supports Taylor Swift amid cosmetic surgery speculationin the fall. She's been playing Alex Dunphy on the ABC comedy series Modern Fa
Ariel Winter supports Taylor Swift amid cosmetic surgery speculation
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
in the fall. She's been playing Alex Dunphy on the ABC comedy series Modern Family since its premiere in September 2009. College bound: The actress, shown in May at a Modern Family event in Los Angeles, will begin attending UCLA in the fall MOST... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Settlement with public school testing provider approvedwhile in most other states it’s optional. In the past, like in those optional
Settlement with public school testing provider approved
Nevada Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
while in most other states it’s optional. In the past, like in those optional states, he said those taking the ACT were college bound and motivated. “When the ACT moved to a requirement for graduation, now you have this issue of many... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Baseball: Reinertsens playing, coaching for Branson and California Warriorsfor the Warriors and the Bulls’ baseball team for the past few years. Courtesy
Baseball: Reinertsens playing, coaching for Branson and California Warriors
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
for the Warriors and the Bulls’ baseball team for the past few years. Courtesy of Henrik Reinertsen Before the notion of college baseball was conceivable, Steve Reinertsen walked daily with his sons, Sam and Henrik, across the street from their... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
MASH BASH Blood Drive set for Wednesday & ThursdayCourthouse will be the scene for a prayer vigil over police shootings on Saturd
MASH BASH Blood Drive set for Wednesday & Thursday
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
Courthouse will be the scene for a prayer vigil over police shootings on Saturday. CPSO Sheriff offers safety course for college-bound studentsCPSO Sheriff offers safety course for college-bound students Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator is helping... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
CPSO Sheriff offers safety course for college-bound studentsCourthouse will be the scene for a prayer vigil over police shootings on Saturd
CPSO Sheriff offers safety course for college-bound students
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
Courthouse will be the scene for a prayer vigil over police shootings on Saturday. Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator is helping... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
SAT to replace PARCC test for high school juniorsThe SAT will replace the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for Colleg
SAT to replace PARCC test for high school juniors
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
The SAT will replace the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers test, which for the past two years had been used to gauge high schools’ progress. Students in third through eighth grades will continue to take the PARCC... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SAT test in, PARCC out for high school juniorsThe SAT will replace the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for Colleg
SAT test in, PARCC out for high school juniors
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 days ago
The SAT will replace the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) test, which for the past 2 years had been used to gauge high schools’ progress. Students in third-grade through eighth-grade will continue to take... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada Juniors' ACT Scores Remain Flat, Low for Second YearOnly 10% of Nevada's high school juniors are considered college-ready in four c
Nevada Juniors' ACT Scores Remain Flat, Low for Second Year
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
Only 10% of Nevada's high school juniors are considered college-ready in four core subjects based on their ACT test scores. The Nevada Department of Education reported on Monday that the average composite score on the college entrance exam was 17.4... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Nevada juniors' ACT scores remain flat, low for 2nd yearLAS VEGAS (AP) - Only 10 percent of Nevada's high school juniors are considered
Nevada juniors' ACT scores remain flat, low for 2nd year
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Only 10 percent of Nevada's high school juniors are considered college-ready in four core subjects based on their ACT test scores. The Nevada Department of Education reported on Monday that the average composite score on the college... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada juniors' ACT scores remain flat, low for 2nd yearLAS VEGAS (AP) - Only 10 percent of Nevada's high school juniors are considered
Nevada juniors' ACT scores remain flat, low for 2nd year
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Only 10 percent of Nevada's high school juniors are considered college-ready in four core subjects based on their ACT test scores. The Nevada Department of Education reported on Monday that the average composite score on the college... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Southern University: Serving military students and enhancing their college experiencebeen providing educational programs and services to military personnel and thei
Charleston Southern University: Serving military students and enhancing their college experience
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 11 days ago
been providing educational programs and services to military personnel and their families for over 40 years. Recently, the college expanded its veterans services and academic programs to serve even more military students and enhance their college... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Miss Youngstown pageant is Aug. 6Youngstown 2016, contestants must meet the following requirements: be between t
Miss Youngstown pageant is Aug. 6
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
Youngstown 2016, contestants must meet the following requirements: be between the ages of 17 and 24; enrolled in college or college bound; born a woman; resident of Youngstown; never been married; and does not have any children. The winner will be... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
School options: How to choose an online school in ArizonaCharter Schools. In addition, schools and programs seek accreditation by outsid
School options: How to choose an online school in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
Charter Schools. In addition, schools and programs seek accreditation by outside bodies, which is important if a student is college bound or involved in athletics. Regardless of the school or program, parents will want to consider whether the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Knights scholarshipThe Knights of Columbus, the Rev. Thomas F. Bennett Council No. 14318 in Washin
Knights scholarship
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 12 days ago
The Knights of Columbus, the Rev. Thomas F. Bennett Council No. 14318 in Washington Depot recently presented five college-bound Our Lady of Perpetual Help parishioners with scholarships. Scholarship chairman David DeWitt announced the winners at the... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Southern University: Providing educational programs and services to military personnel and their families for over 40 yearsbeen providing educational programs and services to military personnel and thei
Charleston Southern University: Providing educational programs and services to military personnel and their families for over 40 years
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 12 days ago
been providing educational programs and services to military personnel and their families for over 40 years. Recently, the college expanded its veterans services and academic programs to serve even more military students and enhance their college... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Bruins' Development Camp more than a meet-and-greetBoston University) and Trent Frederic (center, Wisconsin), and second-rounder R
Bruins' Development Camp more than a meet-and-greet
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Boston University) and Trent Frederic (center, Wisconsin), and second-rounder Ryan Lindgren (defense, Minnesota) — all college-bound, there’s next to no chance one of the newest draftees will emerge as a candidate for 2016-17. Those from the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why High School Students Need More Than College PrepNot bad. Yes, this is a class, and these students are earning credit. But I ca
Why High School Students Need More Than College Prep
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
Not bad. Yes, this is a class, and these students are earning credit. But I can almost hear parents and students, for whom college is the only option, saying: Credit towards what? Isn't this just training for the dead-end, low-wage jobs of the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Why High School Students Need More Than College PrepNot bad. Yes, this is a class, and these students are earning credit. But I ca
Why High School Students Need More Than College Prep
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
Not bad. Yes, this is a class, and these students are earning credit. But I can almost hear parents and students, for whom college is the only option, saying: Credit towards what? Isn't this just training for the dead-end, low-wage jobs of the... Read more
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Island Packet
These quadruplets reached fame before they could even talkand have the wonders and woes of their late teen years to look forward to, from
These quadruplets reached fame before they could even talk
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
and have the wonders and woes of their late teen years to look forward to, from driving to figuring out career pathways and college. The quadruplets, or quads, spent a week at camp in June, and it seemed every day someone would, perhaps not... Read more
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