Philadelphia Attorney, Tracy Brandeis Roman discusses the challenges and benefits of being a criminal lawyer, and gives advice for those pursuing a career in the field of law.
Corbett cast himself as the candidate who will resist increasing government spending and repeatedly questioned where Wolf would find the money to raise the state’s share of public school spending to 50 percent, plus meet other priorities. For his part, Wolf sought to frame Corbett as failing to capably steer the state’s economy and government finances, while he cut critical funding for public schools.
Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.
The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.
The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
Megan Miller attributes a mix of on-the-job experience and formal education to her success in the nursing field.
According to C. Joseph Keesey, the key to growth within the field is to never stop learning and to be open to new ways of doing things.
President of The Liguori Academy, Michael V. Marrone offers advice to students pursuing a career as an educator.
As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.