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The heavy burden of college aid
Return on investment is a clear measure of what you get for your money. Incredibly, the federal government doesn’t apply that simple concept to the $137 billion a year it spends on college financial aid.
President McKinney Announces Appointment of Dr. Kimberly Luse as Chief of Staff
Valdosta State University President William J. McKinney has named Dr. Kimberly A. Luse as his new chief of staff, effective July 21.
Brooks County School Stakeholder Meeting
All parents of students in the Brooks County School System, community members, and community partners are invited to attend a Stakeholder Input Meeting on July 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.
Veterans Education, Benefits, and Employment Fair
Lowndes County and surrounding communities have been known for stepping in and providing support and assistance when needed to our local military, military families, and veterans.
New student registration to be held at Lowndes BOE annex
The first day of school for students is Aug. 7.
Early Childhood Care and Education Students could be eligible for more than $1000 in grant funds
Governor Nathan Deal has announced that individuals who further their education in early childhood care from eligible colleges between January 1, 2014 and July 1, 2017 could receive a financial award.
US students in middle of pack on financial knowhow
In an increasingly global economy, just 1 in 10 teenagers around the world is able to make some key — but complex — financial decisions, including choosing among various loans or analyzing invoices and pay slips.
Survey finds math, science grads earn top dollar
What you study — math and science are a plus — seems to matter more than whether your alma mater is public or private when it comes to finding a high-paying job after college, according to a report released Tuesday by the Education Department.
The Happening 2014 to be held Thursday, Aug. 28
For one afternoon each fall, Valdosta State University’s front lawn becomes a forum where more than 200 local businesses and organizations meet face to face with VSU students to offer useful knowledge about the university and the community surrounding them.
Valdosta local joins Teach for America
Teach For America announced today that a Valdosta, GA local has been accepted into the organization’s 2014 teaching corps.
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