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The Higher ED Blog: Come study in Canada (and enjoy progressive policies)

Normally, Higher ED is a platform for sharing economic development knowledge but today, we present an open invitation to progressive Americans (and others) to come More...

Palm Beach County Establishes First-Ever Partnership Between Business and K-20 Educators

West Palm Beach, October 21 – In an unprecedented partnership between industry and education, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County created the Academic More...

Going to college is worth it, study finds

A new study provides a dramatic answer to the question nagging potential college students: Is college worth it? The short answer is yes, according to More...

Business Development A Never-Ending Job

The city of Boca Raton woke up to the news that a third company, headquartered here, is in merger talks that could impact the venue More...

Dowd Reappointed by Gov. Scott to PBSC District Board of Trustees

John W. Dowd III, chair of the Palm Beach State College District Board of Trustees, has been reappointed by Gov. Rick Scott to another three-year term. Scott More...

2014 A ‘Turnaround Year’ for Palm Beach County Ending with the Lowest Unemployment Rate in 7 Years

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2015) – 2014 was a turnaround year for employment in Palm Beach County – there were more employed county More...

Lynn University Students get Inside Look at Career Opportunities in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, Fla. – College students are learning they can launch their careers right in Boca Raton after graduating. Lynn University and the Boca Chamber More...

Anthology Focuses on Great Teachers’ Impact on Learning

    WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – A recent Gallup survey of 30,000 college graduates turned up a profound but not surprising insight: having a More...

PBSC to Honor Four at 16th Annual King Celebration January 15

(Lake Worth, Fla. – Jan. 9, 2015) Palm Beach State College will honor an organization and three individuals for their leadership and service during the 16th annual More...

Leading Scientist Joins FAU in Jupiter

BOCA RATON, Fla. (November 26, 2014) — A renowned researcher who holds seven U.S. patents and has authored more than 250 scientific publications has joined Florida More...

Healthcare, technology, skilled labor: when community college beats university

There is a negative stigma attached to the idea of going to a community college over obtaining a university degree. However, with the increased cost More...

FAU and Technology Business Incubator join FPL on New Solar Energy Study

Boca Raton, Fla. (October 1, 2014) – Two new solar-panel installations, constructed by Florida Power & Light Company on the grounds of the Technology Business Incubator (TBI), More...