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Five student-boosting topics worth a second look

Here are some articles we’ve been sharing in social media this summer. The messages are so helpful, we think they deserve an encore. Peruse away, and take note of whatever is helpful! 1. On career guidance:   One career consultant who maintains that 25 percent of youth are

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Pack these tools in your career-research kit

Pack these tools in your career-research kit

Pack these tools in your career-research kit Students don’t have to go it alone as they explore occupational paths An often-quoted Chinese proverb states that a journey of 1,000 miles starts with a single step. And when students are looking at something so big and distant-seeming – an

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Dream$avers multiplies students savings

Dream$avers multiplies students savings DCPSS Partner NeighborWorks Umpqua has a great program to help students save for college, trade or career training, called Dream$avers GEAR UP. It’s a great way to make your college savings stretch. The Dream$avers GEAR UP savings program provides a $3 match to ever

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