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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.

09/29/2014

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Agency Launches BizCONNECT To Help Improve Las Vegas Economy

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance and Partners have launched BizCONNECT, a program to benefit businesses in the Las Vegas Valley.

09/29/2014

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Las Vegas Police Officer Finds Satisfaction Working At The Jail

After speaking with a family member who was a police officer, this Las Vegas-area police lieutenant pursued his advanced education while working full-time to prepare himself for his next career steps.

09/29/2014

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Las Vegas Therapist Helps The Community By Working With Youth Trauma Victims

Christina Gaglione, a therapist at All About You Counseling and Support Services, discusses her education and career in the field of mental health.

09/29/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant Program

The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.

09/22/2014

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Las Vegas CEO’s IT Company At Forefront Of IoT Revolution

Michael Smith, co-founder and CEO of Raster Media, is moving this Las Vegas technology company forward into IoT, an era of human-technology interaction where the human experience is the driver.

09/22/2014

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