The True Costs of College

For many families, the actual costs of postsecondary education can be a bit confusing. Tuition and fees. Part-time or full-time student. In state or out. Commuter or residential student. Public or private institution. Despite ongoing efforts to provide clear databases for families and students to…


Women and STEM Education

Earlier this year, Claire Topalian wrote for Business 2 Community about the importance of making IT jobs more attractive for women. With everyone from Apple CEO Tim Cook on down lamenting our shortcomings in improving gender representation in the STEM (science-technology-engineering-math) fields, it is clear…


The Future of Jobs is Now

A recent report from the Pew Research Center took a close look at The State of American Jobs. Pew’s findings reinforced what many who have committed themselves to helping today’s students prepare for the careers – and lives – of tomorrow have long known. Employment…