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Is University a Waste of Money?

Anxieties surrounding youth unemployment are not new concerns. For years, people have been discussing whether attending university or college is even necessary anymore to lock More...

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...

Are university degrees still useful?

The idea that a university degree in Canada will automatically get you a prestigious and high paying job has arguably been debunked – leading many More...

Life Science Industry Spotlighted in Palm Beach County, FL

Palm Beach County is home to 84 life sciences businesses, but more work is needed to build a thriving economic sector in the region, according 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...

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...

Palm Beach Atlantic University Appoints Domeck Dean of Macarthur School of Leadership

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – The MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University, named for Catherine T. MacArthur wife of insurance entrepreneur John D. 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...