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Charles Pollack

College Admissions Officials Face Host of New Challenges Despite popular opinion that one exists, there is simply no magic formula for colleges and universities to use when deciding which candidates […]

A Crash Course in the Options Available to Parents and Students By any measure, college is expensive and continues to rise rapidly in cost. How to pay for college is […]

Carol Leary, left, and Caron Hobin

Bay Path Women’s Conference Continues to Educate and Motivate Her business card might say ‘vice president of Planning and Student Development’ at Bay Path College, but Caron Hobin’s supplementary title […]

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Daniel Warwick shows off the National Blue Ribbon School Award

Springfield’s School Superintendent Sets the Bar High When Daniel Warwick was interviewed by members of the Springfield School Committee for the job of superintendent, he outlined a detailed, five-year plan about […]

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Brian Richards

Kittredge Center Course Teaches Soft Skills That MBAs Overlook It’s a familiar scenario in the workplace. The venerated top sales professional gets his big break and lands the coveted manager […]

Eric Gouvin

WNEU’s Mini Law School Program Helps Small Businesses Avoid Pitfalls It’s called ‘Mini Law School.’ And while that name doesn’t exactly say it all, it says more than enough. It […]

Dr. Cesarina Thompson

$2.38 Million Award to AIC Nursing Program Helps Disadvantaged Students Dr. Cesarina Thompson called it a “no-brainer.” But recognizing the need for a $2.38 million grant — which will benefit […]

The STCC Alumni Association

STCC Nursing Program Celebrates 40 Years of Evolution, Excellence Mary Tarbell was among those receiving pins at the graduation ceremonies for the first class of nursing students at Springfield Technical […]

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The Many Flavors of the Region’s MBA Programs In an ever-more-competitive career marketplace, educational degrees don’t always carry the weight they used to. “At the turn of the 20th century, […]

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Terry Powe

How the Tornado Helped Bring a School — and a Community — Together On the first day of school last August, a young girl pulled a broken chunk of slate […]

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