Big Brothers Big Sisters Launches New Mentoring Programs

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina has launched two new mentoring programs, Beyond School Walls and Corporate Bigs. The organization says Beyond School Walls is a program aimed at developing the next generation of employees through one-to-one mentoring relationships. The program, which is part of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America’s national initiative, launched September … Read more

College of Business internship program aims to help students succeed in the workforce | news

A student walks towards the College of Business on Aug. 30. The college offers an internship for credit program which allows students to gain UTA credit hours while attending an internship. Photo by Mary Abby Goss The College of Business internship program helps business students learn valuable soft skills, while taking on internships for college … Read more

(BPRW) Billionaire Philanthropist Robert F. Smith to Keynote HP’s HBCU Tech Conference | Press releases

(BPRW) Billionaire Philanthropist Robert F. Smith to Keynote HP’s HBCU Tech Conference (Black PR Wire) PALO ALTO, Calif. – HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) announced its second annual virtual technology conference for historically black colleges and universities with billionaire philanthropist Robert F. Smith as this year’s featured speaker. Presented by HP with support from partners, Microsoft … Read more

VSU Named a Best College by US News and World Report

September 12, 202222-130 Jessica PopeCommunications and Media Relations Coordinator VALDOSTA β€” Valdosta State University is once again listed among the nation’s best colleges and universities, according to US News and World Report’s recently released 2023 Best Colleges rankings. β€œAt VSU we are very fortunate to have a dynamic and dedicated faculty and staff working together … Read more

From College Green to Capitol Hill: Penn students reflect on congressional summer internships

The United States Capitol on Jan. 5, 2021. Credit: Chase Sutton From the hearings investigating the insurrection on January 6 to the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act, the US Congress witnesses an array of history and policy making. Many Penn students interned on Capitol Hill this summer, providing them with a front-row seat at the … Read more

University’s business, industry connections highlighted during visit from System President Rothman | news

With low unemployment and an ongoing shortage of qualified workers, business and industry need a stronger talent pipeline to keep the Wisconsin economic engine running at full speed. The UW System stands ready and willing to help. That’s the message new System President Jay Rothman communicated July 27 during a stakeholder meeting of area business … Read more

National Intern Day: Safran contributes to shaping young talent of today for future aerospace jobs

Warning This site is not recommended for Internet Explorer browsers. Please use another web browser to get a better experience. Home News & Media news National Intern Day: Safran contributes to shaping young talent of today for future aerospace jobs National Intern Day: Safran contributes to shaping young talent of today for future aerospace jobs … Read more

UW-River Falls student garners broadcast journalism fellowship | news

University of Wisconsin-River Falls junior Michelle Stangler focuses on sharing positive stories about agriculture. Stangler, an agriculture marketing communications and journalism major, is the recipient of the Donovan E. Rasmussen Broadcast Journalism Fellowship. Through the fellowship, Stangler, of Watertown, will spend six weeks this summer reporting on local farm products that go directly to consumers, … Read more

New Colorado Springs business program for summer interns seeks long-term solution to worker shortage | business

Summer interns might only spend a few months working at jobs in Colorado Springs, but area business leaders have created a new program to provide them with surroundings designed to make them want to stay or return β€” and bolster the local workforce in the process. The Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & EDC this … Read more