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Did Climate Change Create Hurricane Sandy?

Could climate change be the cause of extreme weather events like Hurricane Sandy? Jennifer Francis, a climatologist at Rutgers University in New Jersey, believes that may be the case. In fact, her research shows that Arctic war...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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50 Ways to Send Your Boomerang Kid Packing

Once back home, they tend to grow roots. So tell them there must be 50 ways to leave their mother.   Why are we surprised that we boomers, the generation that never wanted to grow old, spawned a generation that never wants...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Student Loans Are Threatening Older Americans’ Ability to Retire

Former California state government worker Thomas Villalobos, 66, who is currently unemployed, never thought he’d be nearing retirement and still paying off his student loan. But that’s exactly what has happened to him. Vill...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 

 
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Are HBCUs Relevant?! : Let’s Talk Education, Watch Full Episode

WHUT, serving the Washington DC area, has launched their Fall season of Let’s Talk Education. Let’s Talk Education is a half-hour roundtable discussion on issues facing today’s educational system. Hosted by Molette Green,...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Ask the Headhunter: Get Hired by Minimizing the Employer’s Risk

Securing a job, headhunter Nick Corcodilos says, is not about looking for a job opening, but about making connections where you want to work. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Samuel Mann. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Sil...
by Michael Cadenhead