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Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s Journey

As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.

09/15/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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Philadelphia Psychologist Uses Degree To Run Hospital Program, Private Practice

Lauren Napolitano, Psy.D. shows the diversity of employment opportunities in her field, as she runs a dual diagnosis program at Bryn Mawr Hospital, has a private practice working with individuals and couples.

09/15/2014

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Job Market In Philadelphia Is Projected To Grow In All Sectors Through 2015

With a positive outlook in tourism, manufacturing, retail, finance and real estate, the Philadelphia job market is projected to be on the upswing well into 2015.

09/15/2014

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Philadelphia Manager Uses Her Degree To Turn Her Passion Into A Career

Cara Street, Manager of Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, advises anyone who is getting into management, “to make sure you find an industry that you are passionate about.”

09/15/2014

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Engineer Urges Girls To Smash Stereotypes

Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.

09/08/2014

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Engineering A Love For Science In Kids

Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.

09/08/2014

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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

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Philadelphia Defense Lawyer Rolls The Dice At The Beginning Of Each Trial

Hope C. Lefeber, a criminal defense lawyer with over 30 years of experience, shares the educational process it takes to become a criminal defense lawyer.

09/08/2014

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Learning From Students, Peers Will Benefit Philadelphia Educators

Theresa Groody, tells prospective education students that “there is room to learn every day.”

09/08/2014

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CTO Attributes A Well-Rounded Education To Success In Philadelphia

Vess Bakalov, co-founder and CTO of SevOne, one of Forbes Magazine’s ‘Most Promising Top 50 Companies,’ says that having a well-rounded college education focused on the fundamentals of computing and networking is a “great investment.”

09/08/2014

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4 College App

4College lets you access the current cost of more than 2,200 universities and develop a realistic savings plan that will help you afford them.

09/04/2014

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