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Best Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

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Top Paying Degrees And How To Get Your Kids Interested

Science and technology degrees are the highest paying jobs for students out of college. Find out how you can get your kids interested in the STEM fields.

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Pa. State-Owned Schools See 3 Percent Tuition Jump

Students at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities will see tuition increase by about 3 percent in the coming school year.

07/08/2014

Jonah Hill, left, and Channing Tatum in Columbia Pictures' "22 Jump Street."

Movie Review: 22 Jump Street

The unlikely comedic duo of Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are back and may be better than ever.

06/12/2014

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President Acts To Help Students Saddled With College Debt

Signing an executive order Monday afternoon, President Barack Obama stretched out the repayment of federal student loans — capping repayments at 10 percent of monthly income — and he called on Congress to do more to help.

06/09/2014

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4-Year Degree Not Always Necessary To Land High-Paying Jobs

Although 1.6 million students will graduate from college this spring, let’s face it — college is not for everyone. That being said, there is still a lot of money one can make without a four-year degree.

05/05/2014

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CCAC’s New President Looking To Move College Forward

The president of the Community College of Allegheny County has only been in that position for a few weeks, but he already has some specific goals about how to make the school better.

04/23/2014

The Wizards rallied from 10 down in the fourth quarter to stun Brooklyn on Saturday, as John Wall finished with 33 points. Washington is 10-3 in its last 13 games. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Greg Anthony’s Alternative To Two-&-Done: ‘Don’t Draft Them’

CBS lead college basketball analyst Greg Anthony joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Tuesday to offer his thoughts on the NCAA Tournament and the college basketball landscape.

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PASSHE Chancellor Worries Bill Could Splinter School System

A bill that would let universities leave the state system of higher education is expected next week in the state legislature.

03/07/2014

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New Test Can Help Students Pick Career Path

Before you even get to the student loan part of it, deciding on a college can be an incredibly stressful time for teens.

01/22/2014

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Pitt Engineering Gets A Jolt With New Power Lab

It seems everyday there is a new gizmo or gadget that is supposed to make life easier or better — and most of those devices run on electricity.

01/09/2014

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Shawn Johnson Visits Pittsburgh, Talks About Her Next Move

Shawn Johnson took up gymnastics at the age of 3.

12/25/2013

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Pitt Fraternity Council Levies Fine On Frats With Freshmen Pledges With Low GPA

Fraternities at the University of Pittsburgh have no intention of becoming Delta House in the classic film Animal House.

12/04/2013

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New Donors Bring More Scholarships To Pittsburgh Promise

The Pittsburgh Promise today announced the Grable Foundation has pledged an additional $5 million to the scholarship program, bringing its total gift to $10 million and the amount raised by the Promise to about $167.2 million.

09/24/2013

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Best Books To Read Before Heading Off To College

It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.

08/28/2013

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