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  • Career Spotlight: Motivating students makes the workplace his place to thrive

    Career Spotlight: Motivating students makes the workplace his place to thrive
    Who: Carlos A. Parra, 34, of Pembroke Pines, is director of student lifeat Broward College's southcampus. He was recently selected as Broward College's Supplier Relations and Diversity's October/November 2014 Employee of the Month. Para's workplace is the environment he thrives in — working with students who want to better their lives through education. He graduated from South Broward High with a 1.99 GPA.He shares his story with students to help motivate them so they can see that one really can change his or her life trajectory.
  • UCF student's road trip opens eyes, doors

    UCF student's road trip opens eyes, doors
    UCF student Johnathan Allen spent the summer in a big green RV, traveling the country with three other students and a television crew. The goal was to help the participants — and, later, viewers of a public television show — answer that age-...

    Valencia, Seminole win training grants

    Valencia, Seminole win training grants
    Valencia College has won a $2.5 million grant designed to train students for high-tech manufacturing jobs, the U.S. departments of labor and education said Monday. Valencia is one of five Florida colleges, including Seminole State College, to share in...

    NFL announces four women who will assist in guiding league policies

    In the wake of domestic violence incidents involving Ray Rice, Ray McDonald and Greg Hardy, the NFL is making some additions to its staff to help guide league policies. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the changes in a letter Monday to NFL teams...

    Baltimore native Davon Usher has Delaware eyeing CAA title

    Baltimore native Davon Usher has Delaware eyeing CAA title
    NEWARK, Del. — Delaware was down by 20 points with under 9 minutes left and the fans were beginning to empty from Bob Carpenter Center, which was nothing new to the Blue Hens' men's basketball program. The student section stuck around longer than...