St. Patrick's Day career luck

Whether you have the “luck of the Irish” or not, it’s possible for you to make your own career luck by pursuing education in a field that excites you. [Read More]

Colleges on LinkedIn: Why You Should Be There, Too

Dawn Papandrea | September 12, 2013

A recent announcement by the social networking giant, LinkedIn, revealed that colleges and universities are now part of the community. But isn’t that the site for professionals who are looking to make career connections, you might ask? Yes, it is, but the new endeavor makes the connection between education and career choice crystal clear.

Here are some other myths that LinkedIn University Pages bust… [Read More]

Cool College Projects: Chasing a Dream and a Storm

Michelle Grossman | July 30, 2013

For most of us, all we know about tornados is that we don’t want to get sucked up into one like Dorothy from “The Wizard of Oz” (or maybe we do, what happened to her was kind of cool). But two students from Western Illinois University have been given the opportunity to further understand tornado formation in order to increase our predictive capability and ultimately provide better warning lead times, as well as fewer false alarms. [Read More]

Start College With These “A’s” Up Your Sleeve

Robyn Tellefsen | January 29, 2013

getting an A

If going back to school is on your to-do list this year, you’re not alone. Research by Franklin Covey indicates that education has been a growing resolution among adult Americans over the past decade, and is one of the top resolutions for 2013. If you want to make your back-to-school resolution a reality this year, start by taking some A+ advice compiled by experts at Brandman University, a private, nonprofit university providing on-campus programs throughout California and Washington, and online degree programs across the United States.

[Read More]