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NEW YORK, Sept 10- Alison LePard, a 19- year-old college sophomore from Wellesley, Massachusetts, says that when she shops for clothes and accessories, her goal is a look that is uniquely hers.
LOS ANGELES, Sept 9- The United States has slipped behind many other countries in college completion and "educational mobility," with fewer young Americans getting more education than their parents, according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's "Education at a Glance" report.
LOS ANGELES, Sept 8- The collapse of Corinthian Colleges Inc. and the abrupt shutdown of several other for-profit campuses this year have left tens of thousands of students wondering about the future of their education- and their debt.
The $7 billion market for tutoring services is in the midst of a transformation, driven by new technology.
NEW YORK, Aug 25- It is an American rite of passage. Little Johnny finally grows up, goes off to college, and starts handling money on his own.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21- Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.
In high school and university classrooms across the United States, a quiet revolution is underway as students adapt to a difficult job market by choosing more quantitative disciplines. Nearly all the highest-paid jobs in the United States require training in science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines.
Aug 14- With the cost of college textbooks surpassing $1,000 a year for many students, soon-to-be sophomore Matt Schroeder came up with a smart way to trim costs. "My calculus book that usually costs $180, I got for the semester for $10 and a Chick-fil-A biscuit," says Schroeder, 19, who attends Covenant College in Georgia.
Former trader Sam Polk talks about how he successfully broke up with Wall Street and launched a start up — and that epic job interview with Michael Milken.
Aug 4- For-profit college operator ITT Educational Services Inc said Chief Executive Kevin Modany has stepped down as chairman of its board and will resign from his post, effective Feb. 4. ITT said the potential buyer, College Portfolio Buyer LLC, dropped out after ITT refused to extend a due diligence period.
Aug 4- ITT Educational Services Inc's shares fell more than 30 percent to their lowest in 14 years after the for-profit college operator said a deal to sell some of the properties fell through.
Money Magazine’s surprising college rankings has Babson College ahead of Harvard and other notable Ivy League schools.
Some disabled workers are becoming increasingly valuable to employers looking for mathematical, scientific and mechanical skills.
In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?
Starbucks unveiled an employee scholarship partnership with Arizona State, but the company won't be contributing as much as it implied.
Despite Mark Zuckerberg's $100 million gift to Newark, critics say the city has not turned into a "symbol of educational excellence."
Some states are better than others at giving their residents the best return on their "tax investment."
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur job creation.
Chip Paucek, 2U CEO, discusses the IPO of his cloud based education company that partners with universities to offer online degree programs.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.