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Changing Our Education System One Programmer At A Time

Changing Our Education System One Programmer At A Time

April 23, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2421
In the off chance you’ve been sleeping under a rock with no Wi-Fi for the past 20 years, here’s some news: The U.S. educational system is under attack from multiple fronts and is on the verge of being reshaped by a profound entrepreneurial uprising. With more than $1.1 trillion of outstanding student debt, up to 40… View Article

5 Things College Admission Directors Wont Tell You

March 12, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2535
College search is a rite of passage for most high school juniors and seniors. With more than 4,000 colleges and universities to choose from, it’s best to start early. By the end of their junior year, students should have a running list of schools they’re interested in based on general location, size, majors and programs… View Article

The Rising Cost of Not Going to College

February 26, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 3041
For those who question the value of college in this era of soaring student debt and high unemployment, the attitudes and experiences of today’s young adults—members of the so-called Millennial generation—provide a compelling answer. On virtually every measure of economic well-being and career attainment—from personal earnings to job satisfaction to the share employed full time—young… View Article

Despite Cost, Survey Claims College Education Pays Off

February 17, 2014 10:00 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2710
According to a Pew Research Center survey released Tuesday, college graduates today are in a much better economic position compared to their peers with only a high school degree. Adults of the so-called millennial generation, who are currently between the ages of 25 and 32, are much more likely to have a higher income and job satisfaction… View Article