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Mont. community college partners with space consortium


  • Great Falls Tribune (Mont.)

Great Falls College Montana State University, a community college, will be able to offer NASA summer internships and research opportunities after joining the state's Space Grant Consortium. The NASA-a… Read More

Minn. universities promise tuition freeze if state funding is increased


  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

The board of trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System is asking state lawmakers for an additional $142 million in funding. In exchange, system leaders promise to keep a tuition… Read More

NYC joins other districts investing in Google


  • EdTech magazine online

New York City's schools will use Google’s Chromebook notebooks and Apps for Education suite in the city school system, which officials say many teachers are already using in the classroom. The annou… Read More

How to use an employer's website to prepare for an interview


  • U.S. News & World Report

Job seekers can find out a lot about a potential employer -- such as key leaders, events and financial position -- by exploring their website, job coach Arnie Fertig writes in this blog post. Fertig r… Read More