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The Digital Age Opens More Doors For L.A.’s Legal Secretaries

UCLA Extension’s Deborah Deutsch says legal secretaries that are keeping pace with technological advancements are the ones securing sustainable careers.

11/17/2014

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Java Developers Sit At Apex Of New Tech Revolution In L.A.

Software engineer Amir Hallajpour says future computer programmers in Los Angeles are preparing for an expansive Java development marketplace by learning directly from industry professionals.

11/10/2014

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L.A.’s Mathematical Science Teaching Jobs Equate To Profitable Careers

CSULA’s Dr. Debasree Raychaudhuri says post-secondary institutions throughout Los Angeles are always in need of mathematical science instructors, especially part-timers.

11/10/2014

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L.A.’s Medical Center Workforce Is Prepared For Any Ebola Cases

Dr. Holly H. Kim says Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center is ready to handle any suspected or confirmed Ebola cases, while protecting its health care workers.

11/10/2014

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L.A. Tourism Keeps Santa Monica’s Marketplace Vivacious

Based on previous years, Santa Monica’s tourism industry could see big numbers for workers by the time 2014 bids adieu.

11/03/2014

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Exercise Physiologists Learn The Business Of Combating Disease In L.A.

CSULA is preparing tomorrow’s exercise physiologists by teaching them how to help L.A.’s business community fight chronic diseases and repair physical or bodily injuries.

11/03/2014

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Training Institute Produces Qualified L.A. Addiction Counselors

Letitia Keller, President of the Los Angeles Training Institute for Alcohol & Drug Counseling, says tomorrow’s addiction counselors will need to seek higher education and extend their services.

11/03/2014

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Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot Ride

Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.

10/27/2014

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The Phantom Tollbooth: The Surprising Tech Behind Highway Toll Lanes

The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.

10/27/2014

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Java Developers Are Hot Commodities In L.A.’s Tech Field

CSUN’s Dr. Adam Kaplan predicts that an elevated demand for masterful Java developers will be spurred by an anticipated emergence of smart TVs, gadgets and home appliances.

10/27/2014

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L.A.’s Court Reporters Become More Employable With The Help Of Technology

Mason Farmani, CEO at Barkley Court Reporters, says stenographers that are technologically-proficient are the ones that are landing lucrative job opportunities in Los Angeles.

10/27/2014

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Mental Health Services Are A Much Needed Resource At L.A.’s Universities

Dr. Monica Jazzabi says CSULA is reinforcing its mental health services for students to help them concentrate more on their academic development and career objectives.

10/27/2014

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Engineered for Success: Four Women Tell Their Stories of Achievement

Four girls grew up to become accomplished engineers and scientists, one chased amoebas in a creek. Another loved puzzling out math problems. One fed her curiosity through a sash full of Girl Scout badges, while another became enamored with science during a trip to a crocodile farm.

10/20/2014

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Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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‘First In The World’ Grant Program Challenges Colleges To Increase Access And Affordability

The State University of New York Oswego will partner with two area community colleges to help two-year graduates transition into bachelor’s degree programs.

10/20/2014

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