Online college waives fall semester application fee for Florida residents

(New Britain, CT) – July 13, 2015 – For a limited time, Charter Oak State College, (www.CharterOak.edu), a public online college, is waiving its...

Absurd Creature of the Week: The World’s Tiniest Bird Weighs Less Than a Dime

Absurd Creature of the Week: The World’s Tiniest Bird Weighs Less Than a Dime

Cuba is home to the smallest bird in the world: the bee hummingbird, which weighs a mere 1/15 of an ounce.

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How to Solve a Physics Problem Undergrads Usually Get Wrong

How to Solve a Physics Problem Undergrads Usually Get Wrong

In this classic physics problem, students often make an incorrect assumption about the tension. Here's how to actually solve this.

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Two-year degree programs and one-year certificates can open doors to in-demand careers in health...

(BPT) - Tiffany Fair initially ruled out a career in health care. She assumed most available positions were for nurses, and she knew she...

Chicago to be Home of Future Barack Obama Presidential Center

Obama friend Martin Nesbitt chairs  the foundation responsible for establishing the Barack Obama Presidential Center. Chicago, IL – The Barack Obama Foundation announced today...

All 30 Parramore Kidz Zone Seniors Headed to College

As reported by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer recently, students, their families and staff gathered for a College Signing Day and Awards Ceremony that celebrated...

Head Start Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

(Washington, DC)   Head Start, the early learning program for underprivileged children reached a milestone last week.  It turned 50 years old.  Project Head Start...
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Blackonomics: The Case for Student Loan Debt Forgiveness

By James Clingman, NNPA Columnist By the time you read this article, millions of college students will have graduated and be looking for jobs, many...

OCPS graduates receive Diploma and Associate Degree at the same time

  May 21, 2015 – Nearly 30 graduating seniors from seven Orange County Public Schools will walk across the stage with not only a...

OCPS hold students harmless on local and state End of Course (EOC) exams for...

  ORLANDO, FL --  The Orange County School Board and Superintendent have advocated relentlessly for a “hold harmless” baseline year for the state’s newly...