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Nov 9 2017

Student loans – public or private? CBS News #boat #loan #rates

#private student loan # Student loans — public or private? (MoneyWatch) Need to borrow to finance college? You’ve got plenty of company. Roughly two-thirds of students do. However, it’s important to understand that there are two distinct student loan types: Federal loans. offered through the U.S. government, have dozens of protections that you don’t get with private loans. Private loans are offered through lenders, such as banks, credit unions, and companies, such as Sallie Mae, as well as through schools. And, while private loans can still seem like a bargain because of their low “teaser” rates, they often cost thousands …

Sep 26 2017

Discovery Institute #best #public #policy #programs

# Discovery Institute Making American Intellectual Property Great Again Discovery Institute July 5, 2017 Co-authored by Scott Powell. senior fellow at Discovery Institute and managing partner at RemingtonRand, and Robert Koch. former head of the intellectual property practice group at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley McCloy in Washington, D.C. A deteriorating intellectual property regime in the U.S. has been quietly unfolding over the last decade and has contributed to the declining standard of living for middle class Americans, the stagnant economy, and the outsourcing of high-tech manufacturing. The Great Recession of 2008 technically ended in June 2009, but normal recovery never got …

Sep 24 2017

Journalism and Mass Communication #xic, #xavier #institute #of #communications, #mumbai, #mass #media #courses, #mass #communication

# Journalism & Mass Communication 2017 – 2018 The Journalism Course is a 10 months full-time, Post-Graduate Diploma Programme intended as instruction in the role and function of mass media. It examines the principles, practice and responsibility of communication and the convergence of print, broadcast and on-line journalism in the era of the New Media. Journalism Course is a study programme of proven excellence. It combines creation as well as dissemination of knowledge and imparting of the requisite skills and context with practical applications including in-class assignments. The course equips and enables the students for diverse skills and tasks in …

Sep 23 2017

Five Roles of Public Relations #brand #building,communications,leads,message,public #releations,valuation,management

# Five Roles of Public Relations by Sharon Sim-Krause It s about time the world knows the real power of public relations. Some folks who ve known us casually have noted that we have fun jobs and talk to the media all the time. Of course we have fun jobs, why else would we be doing this? However, what is more important to know about public relations professionals is that we are brand builders, message developers, lead generators, communications commandos and more. Here are 5 Roles of Public Relations. As for PR Secrets. I leave that to my friend Jane …

Sep 22 2017

Why Nurses Are the Unsung Heroes of Global Health #nursing,nurses,international #nurses #week,public #health,global #nurses,global #health,global

# Why Nurses Are the Unsung Heroes of Global Health We are in the midst of celebrating International Nurses Week, which culminates on May 12 with the birthday of Florence Nightingale. Although our founding mother of modern nursing would be impressed with the health technology of today, I am sure she would be sorely disappointed by the ongoing invisibility of nurses, which she fought so hard to overcome during her lifetime. Everyone knows someone who is a nurse. In addition to health clinics and hospitals, we work in your children’s schools, at your workplace, in all branches of military service …

Sep 22 2017

Home – Bangor Public SchoolsВ, schools of public affairs.#Schools #of #public #affairs

# schools of public affairs about 1 month ago The Bangor Public Schools offer a high quality education in grades Kindergarten through Twelve, specializing in programs for our students varying abilities and interests. We are very proud of the additions, upgrades and improvements to our K-12 facilities. This school year our students will see a new track, team rooms, concessions and bathrooms at Viking Stadium; upgrades to our locker rooms, new doors and windows at the middle and high buildings and expanded classroom technology. The Bangor Public Schools are excited about our many student offerings that include: An Award-Winning Music …

Sep 21 2017

Public Health Salaries – Online Masters In Public Health #masters #in #public #health #salary

# Public Health Salaries In today’s society, it is not enough to have a bachelor’s degree with such a tight job market. Some companies are looking for applicants who have a graduate degree with more training. While this type of degree looks amazing on a resume, it comes with a hefty price tag. A study was conducted back in 2004 with shocking results. They found that sixty percent of students who obtained the master’s degree have at least $37,000 in debt after school. With debt like that, it is important to find a great paying job. To some having nearly …

Sep 12 2017

The Great Escape from Alcatraz – Page 1 #alcatraz, #alcatraz #island, #alcatraz #tours, #whitey #bulger,

# The Great Escape from Alcatraz Alcatraz Escape – June 11, 1962 If there was ever an inmate who was destined to escape from Alcatraz, it was Frank Lee Morris. In the movie entitled “Escape from Alcatraz” starring actor Clint Eastwood, Morris was accurately portrayed as the keen and brilliant mastermind of one of the most famous prison escapes in history. The escape plan took several months to design, and it would necessitate the fabrication of clever decoys and water survival gear. Frank Lee Morris had spent a lifetime navigating the prison system before his arrival on Alcatraz. From his …

Sep 8 2017

Public Employees Retirement Association of Minnesota #pera, #retirement, #minnesota #pension, #pension, #public #pension, #minnesota #retirement,

# Board seeking P F trustee candidates With the retirement of David Metusalem, the PERA Board of Trustees is now seeking candidates to fill the remainder of his four-year term. PERA will accept applications from June 20 to July 19. Interested active members of the Police and Fire Plan can apply by completing a brief biography and answering three questions concerning the position. To learn more and to view application materials, click here. Metusalem retired from the Ramsey County Sheriff s Office in March. By doing so, he was required to relinquish his seat on PERA s Board. Only active …

Sep 8 2017

BLACKBOARD – TOP PROBLEMS ON CAMPUS #colleges #and #universities, #public #opinion, #alcohol #abuse, #tuition, #special

# BLACKBOARD; TOP PROBLEMS ON CAMPUS Published: July 30, 2006 Students Say: Student Monitor, a market research company, asked 1,200 students at 100 campuses to identify the three biggest problems. Alcohol abuse: 44% Cost of education: 40% Student loan debt: 26% Lack of financial aid: 22% Drug abuse (nonprescription): 20% Drunken driving: 16% Credit card debt: 13% Apathy: 12% Awareness of world events: 12% Academic cheating: 10% The Public Says: The American Association of University Professors, in a phone survey, asked 1,000 Americans to identify the most serious issue. (Percentages are rounded.) High cost of tuition: 43% Binge drinking: 17% …