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Huge Job Growth Projected For LA Sign Language Interpreters

Dr. Flavia S. Fleischer, of California State University, Northridge, discusses how CSUN is now preparing students for a huge spike in the number of projected job openings for sign language interpreters.

09/22/2014

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LA Will Experience Rapid Job Growth For Gerontology Nurse Practitioners

Dr. Lorie H. Judson, professor and director of the School of Nursing at California State University, Los Angeles, discusses how CSULA is now readying nurse practitioners for anticipated job growth.

09/22/2014

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Sonographers In High Demand Within LA Medical Tech Field

According to Jean Sewah, radiology has become a fast-evolving career path, and there is a growing need for certified diagnostic medical sonographers in Los Angeles.

09/22/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s Journey

As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.

09/15/2014

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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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A Bold Marine Project Aims To Keep The Economy Of LA Afloat

When one of Los Angeles’ more adventurous marine ambitions starts materializing in 2015, AltaSea is forecast to create thousands of jobs in coming years.

09/15/2014

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A Rising Number Of Hispanics In LA Seek Business Degrees

Dr. James Goodrich, Dean of the College of Business and Economics at CSULA, explains what his institution is doing to help Hispanics, Latinos and other minorities become more employable in business-related fields.

09/15/2014

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Employment Prospects For Social Workers Are Expected To Increase In LA

Tiffini Coleman, of CSULA, explains how her institution in Los Angeles is readying aspiring practitioners for a viable career in the expanding field of social work.

09/15/2014

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LAUSD Meets To Discuss Problematic MISIS Computer Tracking System

The LAUSD board met Tuesday over the district’s heavily-criticized computer tracking system, with the teacher’s union starting to speak out.

09/09/2014

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Engineer Urges Girls To Smash Stereotypes

Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.

09/08/2014

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Engineering A Love For Science In Kids

Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.

09/08/2014

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Technology Field In LA Needs More Adept Software Engineers

Dr. Jane Dong advises computer engineers to establish their careers in a broad spectrum of business in Los Angeles, in order to be desirably versatile.

09/08/2014

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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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