INSIGHTS

Going into STEM? Start Focusing on the 'Soft Skills'

U.S.News & World Report
Alan Neuhauser
5/19/2016
The ability to learn and to persuade are as important as knowing your way around a lab.

A New Realm Of Therapeutics Is Emerging: Johnson & Johnson And Novartis Are Key Players

Seeking Alpha
Mark Fitzgerald
5/1, 2016
Companies at forefront of the National Microbiome Initiative; long-term potential for the discovery of new branch of novel therapeutics.

State Farm: Today's Neighbors Crave Interaction; Data Show There's Little Follow Through

Company releases new data highlighting generational and cultural differences of neighbors.

Can Apprenticeship Become More Than a Niche Model in the US?

wharton.upenn.edu
5/13/2016
Recently, there has been a wider effort to broaden role of apprenticeship into occupations beyond construction and manufacturing.
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Gov. Haslam Discusses the Tennessee Reconnect + Compete Initiative

Program is a Drive to 55 initiative for adults to attend a Tennessee college of applied technology (TCAT) free of tuition and fees.  Click the image to launch the video.
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TN Gov. Haslam Bolsters Drive to 55 Campaign with New Counseling Program
05/20/2016
Advise TN will provide college counselors to 30 public high schools and 10,000 junior, senior students across state. READ MORE >>
Gov. Tomblin: "Safe at Home West Virginia" is Creating a Brighter Future for Our Youth
05/18/2016
Program’s innovative approach provides community, behavioral health services to children between 12 -17 to keep them close to family. READ MORE >>