CPBJ - Education http://www.cpbj.com/section/education Education News Education en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:50:23 EST Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:50:23 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140918/CPBJ01/140919725&source=RSS Lancaster County teacher sues PSEA on religious grounds A Lancaster County man is one of two teachers who this morning filed a lawsuit against the state's largest teachers' union, claiming the organization is violating their rights as religious objectors. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140918/CPBJ01/140919725&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140918/CPBJ01/140919739&source=RSS Hershey Med reports 8.2 margin, plans to form Penn State Health Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is planning to form a new nonprofit named Penn State Health to facilitate the joining of entities including but not limited to itself and PinnacleHealth System. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140918/CPBJ01/140919739&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919800&source=RSS State grant for connector road to boost businesses, new Marriott, in Shippensburg The Shippensburg University Foundation will receive a 590,626 state grant to complete a connector road that officials say will improve access to local businesses and ease traffic congestion. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919800&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/309119998&source=RSS 'Last gasp' on pension reform With just four limited session weeks before the gubernatorial election, pension reform will be the top discussion item for the Republican majority when state lawmakers reconvene Monday. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/309119998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919859&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Businesses featured this week Millersville University, Pennsylvania College of Art Design Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919859&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919882&source=RSS In brief Hershey expands Learn to Grow Program in Ivory Coast In partnership with Cargill, The Hershey Co. has announced Learn to Grow Ivory Coast, a new three-year program expanding its cocoa farmer training and community initiatives in the world's largest cocoa-producing country. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919882&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140910/CPBJ01/140919975&source=RSS Wilson College gets largest federal grant in its 145-year history Wilson College in Chambersburg has just been awarded what it calls by far the largest federal grant in its 145-year history. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140910/CPBJ01/140919975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140908/CPBJ01/140909830&source=RSS Millersville University to sign reverse transfer agreement with HACC In a first for both institutions, Millersville University and Harrisburg Area Community College have announced that they intend to sign a reverse transfer agreement. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140908/CPBJ01/140909830&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909867&source=RSS Millersville University to offer doctoral programs, require internships Millersville University's strategic plan for the next three years includes offering doctoral programs and making internships or similar experiences a graduation requirement, President John Anderson announced this afternoon. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909867&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909856&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Business featured this week York College Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909856&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909860&source=RSS Nurses Association U.S. needs 1.1M more RNs by 2020 The U. S. will need 1. 1 million new registered nurses by 2022, according to the American Nurses Association, which is pushing for more federal funding to help the effort. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909860&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309059993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Education, health care, law, workforce Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309059993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309059998&source=RSS Growing law firms for 'regular' individuals The Susquehanna Township campus of Widener University School of Law is attempting to address two needs in the local legal community through a new partnership. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309059998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909864&source=RSS In brief Dauphin County Bar Association launches 'Lawyers for the Arts' The Dauphin County Bar Association and Widener University School of Law Harrisburg have teamed to start a pro bono program benefiting artists and arts organizations of the region. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 10:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/140909864&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309049992&source=RSS How can you join the unknown rich? Emulate them to become even richer It's hard to tell who's truly wealthy &#8212 that is, who has a lot of accumulated wealth and who doesn't. If someone has an expensive car, does this mean that he or she has a lot of money? Not necessarily. All it means is that they've spent lots of money or have taken on extra debt. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140905/CPBJ01/309049992&source=RSS