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    Find Jobs in Your Liberal Arts Field

    One of the main advantages of majoring in a classic liberal arts discipline, such as philosophy, art history or sociology, is you graduate with a degree you can apply to almost any type of work. But what if you're tired of hearing that? What if you chose your liberal arts major because you truly love the subject and want to get ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Pittsburgh mayor to push for tuition tax vote

    PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The mayor of Pittsburgh will push for a first-of-its-kind tax on student tuition this week after a special meeting with the city's universities failed to resolve the dispute over the levy. Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl met Monday with college officials to discuss other ways to remedy the city's pension woes. But the meeting made little progress. Ravenstahl ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: -2
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    Maybe You Can Get Paid at an Unpaid Internship

    Maybe You Can Get Paid at an Unpaid Internship
    The idealist in you wants to take that great but unpaid internship you heard about the other day. After all, it will give you critical experience in your chosen career field that will help you land a job after graduation. But the realist in you rightly argues, "How are you going to pay your bills?" The unpaid internship dilemma is one ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Get an Education to Be Green

    “Creating a sustainable economy and society requires a complex mix of ecological content knowledge, political ability, legal savvy, financial understanding and managerial skill,” says Kevin Doyle, national director of program development for the Environmental Careers Organization (ECO), a national nonprofit group offering paid internships and fellowships since 1972. In other words, it takes a well-stocked village of educated professionals to create ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    I Have to Pick a Major -- Now What?

    I Have to Pick a Major -- Now What?
    Every time you're on break from school, someone hits you with that most common question asked of college students: "What's your major?" For months, you've been able to get away with responses like "I'm not sure," or "I'm keeping my options open." But now -- thanks to your school's academic rules, your parents' incessant nagging or even your own impatience -- ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Muhlenberg foundation plans nonprofits classes

    Nov. 27--The Felix E. Martin Jr. Foundation is hosting a six-part series of classes designed to strengthen Muhlenberg County's nonprofit organizations. The foundation is working with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Louisville to deliver the classes in Muhlenberg County starting with the introductory session offered from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Dec. 3. "We decided that if we can't award ...
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    JSU class to offer insight on nonprofits

    Nov. 27--Jacksonville State University will soon offer a program to those interested in launching or managing a nonprofit. "We're going to teach you from start to finish how to have a successful nonprofit, how to successfully start it, maintain it and have a good longevity here," said Laura McCullars, an instructor at JSU's Continuing Education department at McClellan, who will ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This