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NEW BRITAIN — Charter Oak State College has set its
commencement ceremony for June 2 at 1:30 p.m. in Welte Auditorium
at Central Connecticut State University. Charter Oak State College
is the state’s only online college. There will be approximately 500
students in the Class o 2013, with 150 attending the ceremony. A
live webcast will be hosted on CharterOak.edu.
Jackie Carter had it all mapped out. She would attend college
year-round and graduate early, land a job in criminal justice,
start paying off student loans, move into her own apartment and
invest in her first smartphone.
Middlesex Community College will hold its annual fund-raising
Bike Challenge on June 9. Participants taking the event’s 40-mile
route will set off at 9 a.m., with the 10-mile ride starting at
10:30 a.m. from the campus at 591 Springs Road. All proceeds
benefit the Middlesex Community College Foundation. Open to
cyclists of all ages, the 10-mile course winds through town and the
college’s 200 ...
All across the nation, students are graduating from colleges,
striding across stages with degrees in their hands and hope in
their hearts. And their beaming-with-pride, deep-in-debt parents
watch them step into the future.
THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — A high school student whose class
project included a soldier memorial display with a replica AK-47
was carrying it to his mom in the parking lot Friday around the
time another student and a teacher said they saw someone outside
with what looked like a rifle, police said.
Here’s one lesson not enough students are getting in college:
Debt is easy to rack up and hard to destroy. Half of 2013′s
graduates were surprised by how much college-related debt they had
acquired, according ...
New Oriental Education and Technology has been rising in
recent days, and one trader apparently believes that any downside
will be limited in coming months. optionMONSTER systems show that a
trader sold ...
Education technology tailored to individual students'
knowledge levels could play a key role in improving the quality of
education in the developing world, but key challenges remain, a
study has found.
The amount of money grandparents spend on their
grandchildren's education is expected to multiply. According to
Sallie Mae's "How America Saves for College 2013," the percentage
grandparents are expected to contribute toward students' college
costs is more than double for future college students versus
The term “hardest job-hunting season in history” has become a
buzzword in China recently. According to China’s Ministry of Human
Resources and Social Security,6.99 million students will be
graduating institutions ...