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The most disproportionately popular college major in every US state

Merrimack College/Flickr Some college majors are more popular than others, and some are concentrated in specific US states. Careers site Zippia calculated the most disp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Every State

Completing college on time is a significant achievement that can set the stage of a young person’s entire life. The application process itself is a major undertaking, as applicants grapple with........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 10th, 2018

Hardest Colleges to Get into in Every State

Completing college on time is a significant achievement that can set the stage of a young person’s entire life. The application process itself is a major undertaking, as applicants grapple with........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 9th, 2018

College Football Playoff ranking left 5 major questions unanswered

Leon Halip/Getty Images The first playoff ranking is out and Georgia is No. 1. There are still lingering questions about Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Ohio State, Miami, Wisconsin, and even Auburn. One thing we do know is some .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 4th, 2017

The first College Football Playoff ranking still leaves 5 major questions unanswered

Leon Halip/Getty Images The first playoff ranking is out and Georgia is No. 1. There are still lingering questions about Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Ohio State, Miami, Wisconsin, and even Auburn. One thing we do know is some .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 1st, 2017

The Top 3 College Majors for Billionaires

Unsurprisingly, the most popular major is economics......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 24th, 2017

The 3 most popular college majors for billionaires

Lucas Jackson/Reuters The most common major among A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 24th, 2017

15 Years Later, Maine’s ‘One Laptop Per Child’ Initiative Hasn’t Helped Test Scores

And state leaders are becoming more critical of the program. When the Internet and digital tools first rose into popular consciousness, one major concern was that the barriers to access them would create a "d.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 20th, 2017

As free tuition looms, WNY colleges try to determine impact

The fall semester is just weeks away, but local college leaders say it's still too early to assess the impact of a major new state program aimed directly at their institutions. The Excelsior Scholarship program, championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 11th, 2017

A popular text therapy app plans to start prescribing drugs to users — and it"s part of a major expansion

Popular text-based therapy platform Talkspace is planning a massive expansion. The company is bringing on psychiatrists to prescribe medication.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 37 min. ago

Arizona tourism industry saw strong 1Q despite no Final Four, Super Bowl of College Football Playoff

Even though the state was not home to any mega event during the first quarter of 2018, Arizona’s hotel industry put up strong growth numbers this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 37 min. ago

CBF Morning Run: Poking around the OSU salary database, watching the real estate market, waiting for Ohio State to sue, glamping with the stars, working out with Jane Fonda, looking for my Library of Congress card, and sipping a Glorious ale

Happy Tuesday morning, Columbus. In 1985, I learned that all of the salaries paid by Ohio State were kept in ledgers that were open to anyone who wanted to see them. I was a college student at the time and was learning about open records laws in on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 22 min. ago

Triad university hires North Carolina native as new provost

Winston-Salem State University has hired a new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, nearly a year after the position was vacated.  Anthony Graham, dean of the College of Education at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State Univ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

In a major departure from tradition, Trump will not invite Democrats or the media to his first state dinner

Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Trump is set to host his first state dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday. In a departure from tradition, the event is not.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2018

Oklahoma has the highest rate of imprisoned women in the US — but one county is remarkably reversing the trend

Oklahoma has the highest rate of female incarceration in the country, a rate that continues to go up in every part of the state except for in Tulsa County. One organization seems to have a major effect on the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2018

In wake of CSU"s big news, here are the nation"s 10 most lucrative college stadium naming-rights deals (PHOTOS)

Colorado State University turned some heads Thursday when it announced a 15-year $37.7 million naming rights agreement with Public Service Credit Union. That got us thinking: What are the most lucrative naming rights deals in collegiate athletics.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Unemployment rate in Austin area ticks up in March; job market still tight

The unemployment rate ticked slightly up in the Austin area in March, but remains lower than the state's other major cities. The Austin-Round Rock metro area had a seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate of 3.1 percent last month. That's slightly up.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Xs & Os, 0s & 1s: How Atlanta tech is embedding itself in sports

With four major professional sports teams, national championship games and historic college sports rivalries, Atlanta is a booming sports town......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Most Popular Flowers in Every State

Winter is over, according to the calendar, but not according to weather reports. The central and eastern regions of the United States have had a series of snowstorms and even a blizzard in recent........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 19th, 2018

How a Chinese boycott of US goods could backfire

State media have hinted that Beijing could weaponize its consumers in a trade war. But American brands are popular in China — and Chinese workers make many of their products......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 19th, 2018

Journalist accepts Tamil Nadu Governor"s apology for pat on cheek: Updates

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit ruled out his resignation in the wake of a raging controversy over a sex scandal in a college in the state involving an assistant professor.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 18th, 2018