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Jan 30

Where the Jobs Are – The New Blue Collar – USA Today

Joseph Poole will make more than $100,000 in wages and overtime by the end of the year.The 21-year-old works in what looks like NASA’s mission control, monitoring the manufacturing process at Chevron Phillips petrochemical plant in Houston. Poole didn’t get the job with the engineering degree he originally considered. Instead, Poole landed it with a […]

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Feb 25

Community Colleges and the Skills Gap

Tom Snyder  President of Ivy Tech Community College   Originally published in the Huffington Post 02/24/2015 12:54 pm EST For the original article click here:   With a four year, residential college costing more than $80,000, parents and students are looking more closely at the return on investment.   President Obama recently spoke at Ivy […]

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Feb 24

How Google and Coursera may upend the traditional college degree

  Orignally posted in the Brooking Newsletter – to see the original article click here   Stuart M. Butler | February 23, 2015 7:30am    Recently, the online education firm Coursera announced a new arrangement with Google, Instagram and other tech firms to launch what some are calling “microdegrees” – a set of online courses […]

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Feb 24


On Wednesday, January 28, team members from Ivy Tech Community College traveled to the statehouse for the Aviation Association of Indiana (AAI) Legislative Day. Booths were set up for display in the spacious Rotunda. As legislators entered the State House, they had to pass by the exhibits. Many lawmakers stopped to visit with team members […]

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