Tag: Graduates

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

Graduates Face Most Promising Job Market Since 2008

November 2, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

New college graduates face the rosiest job market since the 2008 recession, according to the latest annual recruiting trends survey by Michigan State University’s Collegiate Employment Research Institute. Employers who cut back on recruiting during the COVID-19 pandemic are now […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher Education’s False Promise

August 19, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Is the United States producing an overeducated class with few prospects of holding a job commensurate with their education? That appears to be the case. Brandeis economist Nader Habibi wrote that too many politicians and parents ignore “an inconvenient truth: […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

How workforce training can help students excel

July 21, 2021

Via: eCampus News

Soaring college tuition costs and massive student debt loads are two dynamics that are calling into question the traditional preparation for successful professional careers. While community colleges and vocational training offer popular alternative paths, a five-year-old workforce training program in […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

Quincy College Graduates Each Receive $1,000 Gift

May 25, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Quincy College students received two envelopes at their commencement ceremony Friday. One envelope read “gift” and contained $500 for each student; the other envelope read “give” and held $500 for each student to gift to others. The funds came from […]