We often lose sight of how fortunate we are, and the stories and struggles of others can offer us perspective and humility. As a summer intern in GSK’s communications department, I was given the chance to work on the GSK Opportunity Scholarship program. This college scholarship is awarded each year to students who have overcome great adversities and are changing their lives through education.
More than $300,000 in scholarships to be awarded to nurses making a difference
Minneapolis, MN, May 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ — In recognition of National Nurses Week, Walden University is offering 12 nursing scholarships totaling more than $300,000 to help nurses around the world make a greater impact in their organizations and their field.
The Southern California regional branch of College Summit hosted its second annual mock interview event, a two day experience for more than 100 high school seniors to show off what they had learned from their College Summit curriculum and to develop the skills they would one day need to enter the workforce. Sitting at a table across from these students, I felt so proud and excited for them for all that would be possible after they graduate. I hope that I helped and gave them some extra motivation to conquer anything that was ahead.
JPM Executive Maureen Casey Testifies Before House Committee on Veterans Affairs Today
New York, January 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ – JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) announced today it will invest $1 million to fund higher education programs for U.S. military veterans including grants to Florida State College at Jacksonville, University of South Florida, The University of Texas at Arlington and San Diego State University.
Updates include a Spanish-language version and new information on accurately and efficiently accessing $236 billion available in federal student aid by taking the fear out of the application process
January 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - To address the overwhelming student debt crisis and provide access to the more than $236 billion in financial aid available to help students and their families pay for college, the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School and Capital One Bank have released an updated version of "FAFSA: The How-To Guide for High School Students and the Adults Who Help Them."
Kansas University has joined a pilot project that uses mobile technology to help teach math and science in K-12 classrooms.
The UKan Teach program, which trains KU students majoring in math, science and technology-related fields to become math and science teachers, has received more than 35 tablet computers equipped with mobile wireless access through a grant from the Verizon Foundation, a philanthropic arm of the mobile giant Verizon Communications.