CPBJ - Education http://www.cpbj.com/section/education Education News Education en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:30:50 EST Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:30:50 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729749&source=RSS Lebanon Valley College, chamber partner on tuition discount program Workers interested in furthering their education or expanding their professional development can get a break on tuition thanks to an exclusive partnership between Lebanon Valley College and the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729749&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729960&source=RSS Midstate colleges among top in state, says BestColleges.com BestColleges. com has released its Top 50 Schools in Pennsylvania for 2015, the annual list ranking the state's best two- and four-year colleges out of more than 450 educational institutions. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729960&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729846&source=RSS Seeking legroom New CEO of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet discusses school's need for additional space The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet has all the elements needed for rapid growth a strong reputation, more demand from potential students than it can fill, and even a new CEO &#8212 former school principal Nicholas Ade, who was named to the position in November. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729846&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729815&source=RSS As budget process goes on, these are the reasons I voted against it In response to Andrew Lewis&#8217 comments on the 2015 state budget bill in his viewpoint, &#8220As budget battle drags on, consider the impact on small business,&#8221 I have clearly stated my reasons for voting against the budget, and will do so again here. The budget package that was approved by the majority in the legislature but vetoed by. . . Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729815&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150722/CPBJ01/150729920&source=RSS Former Yorktowne Business Institute up for sale The former Yorktowne Business Institute on West Seventh Avenue in North York has been listed for sale after closing suddenly last month. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 08:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150722/CPBJ01/150729920&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729944&source=RSS Harrisburg-area campus unaffected by PA Cyber layoffs Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, based in Midland, Beaver County, plans to eliminate 43 positions, including 21 teachers, as part of a restructuring effort across the state. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729944&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150729984&source=RSS Penn State won't raise undergraduate tuition The Penn State University Board of Trustees voted last week not to raise undergraduate tuition for the 2015-16 academic year, the first time in 49 years that tuition has not increased from one year to the next, according to a news release. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150729984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/BLOGEXTRA/150719785&source=RSS Even during summer vacation, education news rolls in Here are some of the items you may have missed Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/BLOGEXTRA/150719785&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150719805&source=RSS Rutter's creates two corporate-giving programs for customers York-based Rutter's Farm Stores has created two new corporate-giving programs to expand its financial support of local schools and children's charities. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 08:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150719805&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719779&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Business featured this week Pennsylvania College of Art Design Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719779&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307179990&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Architecture and engineerings, associations, designations, education, health care Fri, 17 Jul 2015 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307179990&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150715/CPBJ01/150719874&source=RSS Legislature makes Ready to Succeed scholarships permanent program Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation Friday making permanent the 1-year-old Ready to Succeed Scholarship Program for middle-income students. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 09:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150715/CPBJ01/150719874&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150713/CPBJ01/150719952&source=RSS Foundation for Enhancing Communities awards math, science education grants The Foundation for Enhancing Communities of Harrisburg has handed out 123,000 in grants to midstate nonprofits and schools. Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150713/CPBJ01/150719952&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150719970&source=RSS PASSHE approves tuition increase A 240 increase in tuition was approved today by the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of High Education as pledging continues for additional state funding for operational support. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 15:21:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150719970&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150719982&source=RSS PASSHE rolling out new degrees to keep up with industry demand The State System of Higher Education's board of governors on Thursday approved 16 new degree programs that aim to prepare students for future workforce needs. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150719982&source=RSS