According to a new study from Georgetown University, the outlook for recent journalism graduates is bleak. The school looked at unemployment rates for a variety of recent college grads and graduate degree holders and found mostly good news. Show More Summary
Before Parks and Recreation, before SNL, before the Upright Citizens Brigade set up shop in New York City, Amy Poehler was a fresh-faced college grad studying with the rogue improv mastermind Del Close and performing with The Second City. In 1995, Poehler and Close starred together in a pilot called RVTV, along with fellow Second […]
Great new ad campaign, Daily News! (@DavidLeePreston) Unemployment rates for recent college grads are falling for everyone but journalism majors. (“Other majors actually have higher unemployment rates – architects are highest at 10.3 percent – but journalism’s continues to climb.”) (fusion.net) Eric Engberg on Bill O’Reilly: “He was the kind of guy … Read More
A 29-year-old man from Liaoning province turned down a scholarship to attend business school in the US so that he could start a sheep-farming business in Anhui, where he now makes upward 50 million RMB per year. [ more › ]
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Koru is a Seattle-based talent marketplace that helps college grads find jobs at tech companies by putting them through an intensive business program. As the company today announced, it has raised an $8 million Series A round led byShow More Summary
In 2013, college grads left school with a diploma -- and an average of $35,200 in college-related debt. While the costs of a college education continue to rise, post-graduation earnings remain stagnant. Obtaining a college degree isShow More Summary
While I have always felt passionate about advocating for equal rights and opportunities for all people, I didn’t find my feminism until my Junior year of college. After having several personal experiences that made me examine the way...Show More Summary
At the Australian Open on Thursday, Caroline Wozniacki lost, Serena Williams made a comeback, Novak Djokovic dominated, Venus Williams looked as good as anyone and American college grad Steve Johnson romped his way into the third round. Here are the highlights from day four in Melbourne.
A new report from the Association of American Colleges & Universities shows what employers value the most when they hire grads
Today's job market is fiercely competitive. With the advent of new technologies and growing global competition, companies need to be nimble -- and ready to fearlessly embrace change. Everyone from college grads entering the market for the first time to seasoned executives must have a laser-like focus on their careers. Show More Summary
Kristen Hamilton is CEO of Koru, a Seattle-based company that provides career training and coaching to recent college grads. Before serving as Koru's CEO, Kristen worked as COO of a global non-profit, launched mobile media devices for...Show More Summary
Congrats to these inspiring students! 5 College Black Students Named Rhodes Scholars Via The Root reports: Five black students have been selected as Rhodes Scholars in one of the highest academic achievements for U.S. college students, according to the
Gwyneth Paltrow has won an Academy Award. She's launched her own lifestyle brand, starred in dozens of movies and is worth tens of millions of dollars. But all that didn't qualify her for a job at Yahoo. According to Sunday's cover story...Show More Summary
Graduating from college comes with the acknowledgement of great achievement — and, if you’re like 70% of graduates, a burden on your back in the form of student loan debt. The average college grad leaves school with $40,000 worth of debt. Show More Summary
Rising student loan debt and a weak economy mean more and more college graduates are moving back home with mom and dad. In his series Boomerang Kids, photographer Damon Casarez (a boomerang kid himself) shares portraits of people in this transitional situation. READ MORE »
Among the Americans struggling most in the current economy are recent college grads carrying significant educational debt. As millennials navigate lowered employment prospects with larger student loans than young people of earlier decades, the U.S. Show More Summary
A Florida multimillionaire who drunkenly and fatally plowed his Bentley into a college grad was sentenced to 16 years in prison ? again.
Study. Extracurricular-ize. Memorize SAT words. Get into college. Graduate. Get a job -- a good job. One that lets you not only pay your student loans, but also your rent — and maybe, just maybe, puts you on a path toward being able to afford really adult things like a house. That's the checklist. Follow it, and […]