Bachelor's Degree

Six community colleges that will fast-track you to a bachelor's degree

Walter Bibikow | Getty Images<p>Front Range Community College<p>Holcy | Getty Images<p>Manchester Community College<p>Danita Delimont | Getty Images<p>Broward …

Higher Education

Making the Machines that Replace Humans

A visit to a robot factory in Ohio<p>MIAMISBURG, Ohio—A humanoid robot greets visitors to the Dayton-area offices of Yaskawa Motoman, a Japanese company that produces the machines being installed at thousands of factories around the globe. Its right arm is holding a screen, which playfully challenges …

Robots

Portland mayor praises men killed during anti-Muslim rant

The mayor of Portland, Oregon, hailed as "heroes" two men who were stabbed to death trying to protect two women police say were the target of an …

Crime

Explore Graphic Design & Animation Principles As You Learn 3 Adobe Applications

<b>Adobe After Effects Course</b><p>Understand One of the Leading Effects Programs On the Market<p>Adobe After Effects is a motion media, compositing, animation, …

Graphics

Wow! This inquiry-based, technology-rich school has no tech staff

When I first became principal, I was compelled to explore all aspects of what it meant to be a 21 st -century learner in an international …

Education

5 people, 3 generations of 1 south suburban family, all 2017 graduates

When the photo went viral and reporters started calling, it struck LaWanda Flennoy as odd.She questioned why having three generations graduating in …

Eleanor Blume, Samuel Houshower

Eleanor McFarland Blume and Samuel Brook Houshower were married May 27. Dr. Thomas R. Blair, a friend of the couple who became a Universal Life minister in order to preside, officiated at Rogers Lake County Natural Area near Flagstaff, Ariz.<p>The bride and groom both received law degrees from the …

University of California, Berkeley

Four Numbers That Will Make Job-Seeking Grads Smile

It is graduation time, but when the euphoria of having finished college finally settles down young people usually start worrying about getting a job. …

Higher Education

Running a Pre-K Program Is Hard. So Why Do Some States Require Almost No Qualifications?

Every weekday morning, Leilani Au, a childcare center director in Honolulu, Hawaii, wakes up early to figure out staff schedules for the day. With 18 …

Education

Secession of the Intellectuals

An inner defection<p>EDITOR’S NOTE: This piece appeared in the December 1, 1970, issue of National Review.<p>At a patriotic rally in Seville during the …

Conservative POV

Deep Vahi Appointed Director of Sales at Courtyard Marriott Mumbai

DEEP VAHI has been recently appointed as Director of Sales for Courtyard by Marriott Mumbai International Airport. <br><br>With an illustrious career …

Marriott International

Each student at UMBC graduation has 'a wonderful story'

After a year that marked the 50th anniversary of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1,300 members of the class of 2017 received their …

Johns Hopkins University

"Happy coincidence" as five members of one family graduate

Matriarch Lawanda Flennoy received her associate's degree this month after working full-time to raise her three daughters

Education

Rookie » Graduating in Good Time

Illustration by Sofia Bews.<p>The goal was always to acquire education. I grew up in a household composed of titos, titas, uncles, and grandparents …

Education

63-Year-Old Father Receives College Degree With His Son

And they simultaneously became the first in their family to receive college degrees.<p>At your typical graduation, parents are somewhere beaming in the audience as their kid switches their tassel to the left. But last Friday, 63-year-old Duvinson Jeanty was right alongside his son receiving a …

Education

Delhi University admissions 2017: Over 58,000 online applications received since Monday

<b>New Delhi:</b> Over 58,000 students have registered online for admissions to Delhi University's undergraduate programmes since Monday.<p>Online registration …

India

Here Are the 5 Groups All Modern Freelancers Can Be Broken Into

U.S. modern-day freelancers earned an estimated $1 trillion in 2016. Between 43 percent and 50 percent of the U.S. economy could be freelancers by …

United States

Rita Mitjans

Chief Diversity & CSR Officer, ADP<p>Rita Mitjans currently serves as Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer for ADP. She leads ADP’s …

Lifestyle

How to Start Dating When You're a Middle-Aged Late Bloomer

You’ve got problems, I’ve got advice. This advice isn’t sugar-coated—in fact, it’s sugar-free, and may even be a little bitter. Welcome to Tough Love.<p>…

Relationships

Dear 2017 graduates: Here is what I wish someone had told me about postgrad life

Remember that big, bad scary entity of cubicles and taxes that everyone and their mama warned you about when you were in college? The Real World. Not …

Education

T-Rex touts thousands of jobs, millions of dollars in economic output

T-Rex, the downtown incubator for tech startups, has helped create 22,000 jobs and $350 million in economic output since its founding in 2011, …

St. Louis

The $833 billion albatross around the necks of women with college degrees

The burden of student debt is having an outsize impact on women who now hold nearly two thirds of the $1.3 trillion in outstanding education loans, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Association of University Women.<p>“It’s important to understand all of the challenges facing …

Education

Women Hold Nearly Two-Thirds Of America's Student Loan Debt

And it takes them way longer to pay it off.<p>Are you a college-educated woman who is being buried under a pile of student loan debt that devours your paychecks and gives you heart palpitations at 2:30 a.m.? Well, take heart -- at least you’re not alone!<p>According to a depressing new report released …

Women's News

How Executives Intentionally Create a Culture of Collaboration

John is an average person of the workforce. A 4-year veteran, he has worked at the same company since he moved on from the military and graduated …

The Workplace

Mary 'Junie' Smith, ex-Farmers Branch council member who survived 1967 plane crash, dies at 73 | Obituaries

Smith was active in Farmers Branch community service for years. She was a member of the zoning board for 15 years and, in 2003, was elected to one …

Texas

Popular Towson High teacher's Facebook post brings flood of student memories

Towson High School teacher Scott Olson was scrolling Facebook last week when a post from another Baltimore County Public Schools teacher caught his …

Education

Lyle Robelot Named Tulane Women's Assistant Coach

Robelot joins the Green Wave after spending the 2016-17 campaign as a volunteer assistant with NC State’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving …

College & University

Father And Son Receive Diplomas At The Same Graduation

Here’s a moment that one family will never forget. According to CBSNewYork, a father and son walked across the stage to receive their degrees at the …

Education

4 Reasons Not To Learn To Code

Thirst for exciting and lucrative careers is a powerful motivator. Ambition drives the market for education of many types, from elite university MBA programs to modeling schools to competitive kindergartens. The message is simple and enticing: Attend this school, and you’ll be a success.<p>Now on the …

Education

How the Daughter of a Slave Became the First African-American Woman to Earn a Bachelor’s Degree

<i>This piece is part of an ongoing series on the unsung women of history. Read more here.</i><p>In 1862, a young woman stood at a podium at Oberlin College …

Black History