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Mayor’s Commission On Literacy Launches New Effort To Improve Adult Skill Levels

Recent data from the US Department of Education shows that roughly 36 million Americans between age 16 and 65 lack basic literacy, math and problem solving skills, putting American adult skill levels far below the international average.

12/14/2013

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Local Students Attend National College Fair At Convention Center

Many of the prospective students at the fair were looking for majors that they hope will help them get a job right out of school in a variety of fields.

11/10/2013

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Penn State Gets Report On Federal Sandusky Probe

Penn State has received a preliminary report from the federal government regarding whether its handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal complied with campus crime reporting requirements, the university said Monday.

07/15/2013

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Penn State Main Has Most Expensive Public In-State Tuition Costs, According To New Website

According to the new website, of the 32 most expensive public schools for in-state tuition, Penn State’s 20 campuses are on the list, with main campus on top.

07/04/2011

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US Education Secretary And Other Officials At Temple For Teaching Town Hall

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and a host of local officials will gather at Temple University today for a town hall discussion of teaching.

10/25/2010