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What can colleges learn from degrees awarded in the fast-shrinking journalism field?

Journalism jobs are hard to find. But it’s nice work when you can get it.  That’s the takeaway from a new report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce on the payoff of journalism programs. An analysis of federal education and labor data reveals that journalism and communication bachelor’s degrees offer moderate payoff … Read more

Virginia awards honorary degrees to 3 football players killed in mass shooting

The University of Virginia is honoring the three Cavaliers football players who were killed in a mass shooting last month with posthumous degrees. The school announced on Tuesday that Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr. and D’Sean Perry — who were killed in a shooting on campus on Nov. 13 — would receive the degrees. Chandler … Read more

Kerala CM urges less emphasis on degrees for jobs

Trivandrum, Dec. 6: The Kerala Chief Minister, Mr. C. Achutha Menon, yesterday urged for greater attention to post-SSLC non-collegiate education than it had received so far. This would help produce a new generation of really useful, energetic and hard working boys and girls who could do the jobs entrusted with them for the building up … Read more

Brown launches accelerated MPH for physicians, health professionals with advanced degrees

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — To provide a tailored academic program for clinicians and health professionals seeking to expand their scope of expertise from patients to population health, Brown University is launching a new accelerated master of public health degree. The one-year School of Public Health program, which is now accepting applicants, is intended for medical … Read more

Like mother, like daughter: Shaws simultaneously earn master’s degrees in social work – News

Mother-daughter duo will walk together during the fall commencement ceremonies with Master of Arts degrees in social work. Written by: Tehreem Khan Media contact: Alicia Rohan Janet and Mallory ShawGraduating from college is one of the most profound milestones in a person’s life. For the Shaw family, graduation pride is twofold. Janet Shaw and her … Read more

Bengaluru landlords turn away tenants without IIT, IIM degrees; netizens react

In a bizarre incident that can question the value of education in India, a landlord in the metropolitan city of Bengaluru refused to offer his house for rent to a candidate as the latter is not a graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) or the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and other colleges … Read more

Numerical simulation of roadway deformation and failure under different degrees of dynamic disturbance

To explore the influencing factors of dynamic disturbance roadway failure and deformation, the FLAC3D dynamics module was used for numerical simulation. The rock layer’s thickness and the roadway’s size are based on a specific mine’s geological data. The 2D model is established by AUTOCAD software and saved in dxf format. The FLAC3D software provides the … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Nursing Degrees: BSN, MSN, DNP & More

If you want to learn more about the nursing field, the different kinds of roles, and what education path you should take for your nursing career, this guide can help.  What Do Nurses Do? Nurses have multiple responsibilities, which vary based on their position and credentials. A registered nurse is usually responsible for taking care … Read more

Skills, Not Degrees, Matter Most in Hiring

Ryan Roslansky, CEO of LinkedIn, estimates there are roughly 10 billion years’ worth of work experience locked up in the heads of the site’s 875 million users. It’s LinkedIn’s job, Roslansky says, to tap into that massive skills base, free the knowledge within, and improve both the global workforce and the lives of individual workers. … Read more