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Gallaudet University prepares for TEDx event

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In the past few years, talks from conferences presented by the nonprofit known as Technology Entertainment Design (TED) have become increasingly popular, spreading across the Internet and getting thousands of hits on Youtube. The organization licenses different entities to organize their own independent version of a TEDTalk, called TEDxTalks, and next year, Gallaudet University will host a TEDx event on Feb. 28. Dr. Thomas Horejes, Assistant Professor of Criminology and Sociology has been an avid watcher of TEDTalks and TEDxTalks for years. This past spring, he began … [Read more...]

Gallaudet University Holds National Food Day to Encourage Healthy Eating

Food sustains us and it is so important that it has become a central point within our society. When people meet, they tend to pick restaurants or other establishments where food and beverages are served. Food is all around us; from supermarkets to amusement parks, and yet many of us are not aware of what we should and shouldn’t be eating. In some instances, most people never take the time to consider how food affects their health, and this is what the annual National Food Day, or DFN, is all about. NFD takes place on the 24th of October every year, and it aims to … [Read more...]

Central College has Massive Success with Campus Intern Job Fair

The students of Central College certainly have a lot to offer companies and governmental organizations, and this became clear at the Campus Intern Job Fair which took place at the Graham Conference Center on Thursday the 1st of November. Returning for Valuable Human Resources According to one of the senior communications majors, Lindsey von Gillern, "A lot of the companies came back this year because they had such good experiences with Central students they had hired as interns." Potential employers had no short supply of interns to choose from; this year, student … [Read more...]

Dillard University Celebrates Nursing School’s 70th Anniversary

An exciting event will be taking place on the 11th of November at 5 p.m. – the 70th anniversary of the School of Nursing within Dillard University – and it is something that many people are looking forward to celebrating along with the faculty members, students and other employees of the institution. Tickets to the grand event will cost $70 and this is a very worthy cause to support since the money will all be going to students who require scholarships to attend the institution. What to Expect From the Big Event The event will take place within the Professional … [Read more...]

Internship Fair a Huge Success at Illinois Wesleyan University

Students are suddenly rushing around trying to get their resumes in line, their suits pressed and their best 'hire me' smile on their faces. This may seem a little unusual but this is how things go when the Illinois Wesleyan University Internship fair comes around. The fair gives students an opportunity to impress potential employers in 30 seconds or less with the hopes of gaining some work experience with the company in question. The potential employers range from large worldwide companies such as Caterpillar Inc. right the way through the scale to small locally owned … [Read more...]

Suffolk University’s Abraham Lincoln Exhibit Big Hit on Campus

A traveling exhibition will be hosted by Suffolk University for Abraham Lincoln from the 27th of August to the 29th of September. The exhibition will be called A Man of His Time, A Man for All Times and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History is organizing it. Admission to the exhibit is free, and will be opened to the public from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day within the Adams Gallery, located in David J. Sargent Hall, 120 Tremond St., Boston. The Pieces Included in the Exhibition One of the items that will be included in the exhibit is a photograph taken of … [Read more...]

Rasmussen College Offers Job Opportunities and Tips at Career Fair

Changing a career path can be a daunting experience, which is why Rasmussen College decided to give people a helping hand by allowing them to join the career fair on Thursday, which was held at the Clock Tower Resort & Conference Center. This fair aimed at allowing people the chance to get to know the various job opportunities that are available in the area, as well as others around the country, and provide them with the chance to enroll in a course that will start them off on their new journey. Since so many people just don’t know where to start when they begin … [Read more...]

DeVry University Opens their Newest US Campus

Just a few weeks ago, DeVry University held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newest campus in Lynnwood, Washington. While this prestigious college already had two campuses within the Puget Sound region, the Lynnwood location represents the first area school that is open year-round in order to allow career-minded individuals to graduate faster than ever before. College classes can be taken on campus, online, or in any variety of the two methods. One Registration Gives Access to Three Campuses One interesting feature about DeVry University's new Lynnwood campus is … [Read more...]