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Colleges Strive Meet Labor Needs in Western Pa.

by Debra Erdley | February 27, 2018
When industry knocks these days, colleges are quick to answer. Be it Westmoreland County Commun [...] Read more

Colleges Help Prepare Train for 3,000 Casino Jobs

by Caitlin Ashworth | February 27, 2018
SPRINGFIELD — Shannon Sutherland said she loves gambling — especially blackjack. And with t [...] Read more

R.I. Wants More Workers with Degrees

by Linda Borg | February 23, 2018
The commissioner of postsecondary education has announced a statewide initiative to dramaticall [...] Read more

Bills Before Congress Include Workforce Initiatives

by Roy Maurer | February 22, 2018
Here’s a quick rundown of three bills from the 2017-2018 Congress that would have a posit [...] Read more

Institute Trains Workers for Casino Future

by Chris Goudreau | February 16, 2018
This summer or early fall, MGM’s $950 million resort-style casino is set to open in the heart [...] Read more

Colorado Tackling the Nurse Gap

by Nelson Garcia | February 01, 2018
For community colleges across the state, the easiest way to solve the state’s nursing sho [...] Read more

Chevron Invests $630,000 in Workforce Development

by Brittany Murray | January 30, 2018
FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Pierpont Community & Technical College is one of four institutions rec [...] Read more

EdX Partners with Microsoft, GE on Subsidized Courses

by Cindy H. Zhang | January 25, 2018
Digital learning platform edX is partnering with Microsoft and General Electric to provide Mass [...] Read more