Posted April 18, 2014
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Obama and Biden Promote $550-Million in New Job-Training Funds (The Chronicle of Higher Education) (log-in required) (external link)
New strides are being made to boost workers' skill levels through training programs at community colleges across the United States.
How Much Regulation Is Just Right? (Inside Higher Education) (external link)
As more attention is placed on higher education, the discussion about regulation is also gaining interest.
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Oklahoma Universities Offer Energy Education Programs (The Oklahoman) (log-in required) (external link)
Colleges and universities across Oklahoma are responding to the need for more skilled workers in the energy sector by fueling energy education programs.
Choosing a College Involves Many Factors, But Money Is Tops (Tulsa World) (external link)
Of the factors in play when choosing a college, cost ranks the highest in influencing a student's decision.
Colleges Seek to Improve Remedial Programs (The Oklahoman) (external link)
U.S. colleges and universities are focusing on improving remedial courses and programs as part of a larger effort to increase retention and graduation rates.
Department C: for Completion (Archives)
Many Returning Military Vets Bound for College (The Oklahoman) (external link) (originally posted: April 4, 2014, edition)
Many military veterans are headed to college campuses and classrooms.
Department E: for Electronic (Archives)
Strategies for Mobile Success in Higher Education (University Business) (external link) (originally posted: March 14, 2014, edition)
Learn how to better utilize mobile websites and apps in the world of higher education.
AAUW Presents Tech Trek
This STEM-geared camp sparks female students' interest.
Oklahoma Department of Commerce – STEM Fields
Meet Mick, Tori and Nar and see them discover that they love STEM... they just don't know it.