CPBJ - Education http://www.cpbj.com/section/education Education News Education en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:56:33 EST Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:56:33 EST

Report: International students spend $1.39B in Pa.

By Heather Stauffer
November 24, 2014 10:20 AM

Pennsylvania ranks sixth in the United States for the number of international students hosted by colleges and universities, according to a recent report from the Institute of International Education. CONTINUE READING

Newsmakers: Education

By November 21, 2014 03:06 PM

Business featured this week: Covenant Christian Academy CONTINUE READING

Coding not a golden ticket to employment, industry insiders say

By Heather Stauffer
November 21, 2014 12:30 PM

Coding is sometimes golden in today's job market, but it's more toolbox than ticket, according to local industry insiders. CONTINUE READING


Putting Pennsylvanians back to work should be a priority

By Diane BosakNovember 20, 2014 03:30 PM

A sluggish recovery and unfilled jobs are headline issues that must be addressed, and quickly, by those who will lead the commonwealth in 2015. CONTINUE READING

Organizations offer transition help for veterans

By John Hilton
November 20, 2014 03:30 PM

Help is available for military veterans transitioning to the private sector, and it starts with the state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. CONTINUE READING

Former Millersburg bus company VP pleads guilty to $1.4M fraud of Dauphin County school districts

By Jason Scott
November 19, 2014 03:18 PM

The former Harris Transportation Corp. and its vice president, Todd Harris, pleaded guilty today to mail fraud charges, which bilked two Dauphin County school districts of $1.4 million. CONTINUE READING

Former Dickinson president Durden to lead business school in England

By Heather Stauffer
November 19, 2014 10:18 AM

Former Dickinson College President William Durden has been named dean of the new School of Business and Entrepreneurship at Bath Spa University in England. CONTINUE READING

CPBJ30: 1999, shadowed by Y2K, brought deals with bigger lasting effect here

By Heather Stauffer
November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

The looming threat of Y2K was a regular theme in 1999, as businesses that had made computers central to their enterprises prepared for the possibility of worldwide malfunction. CONTINUE READING

Editorial: It's our 30th anniversary. Thank you.

By November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

“How did it get so late so soon?” —Dr. Seuss CONTINUE READING

CPBJ30: Latter half of 2005 hit on still-current discussions

By Joseph Deinlein
November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

The General Assembly's ill-fated pay raise was the topic of Business Journal editorials in July 2005. Local business response to Hurricane Katrina filled the pages in August. And stories on the historic Majestic Theater's $16 million renovations in Gettysburg were featured in November and December. CONTINUE READING

CPBJ30: The 1980s: A computerization wave and Roundtop at 20

By Jason Scott
November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

The great debate of 1984: Who should be responsible for knowing what the computer can do for a business? CONTINUE READING

YCEA Workforce Development Summit connects employers to workers

By Joseph Deinlein
November 13, 2014 10:14 AM

The goal at the fifth York County Workforce Development Summit was to get businesses and potential workforce partners connected. CONTINUE READING

Shippensburg professor creates Pa. scorecard

By Jason Scott
November 13, 2014 10:00 AM

How does Pennsylvania stack up on budget and spending? What about energy and health care? CONTINUE READING

POWERBOOK 2014: Partnership has been essential to Tracy and Andy Cutler's influence

By Heather Stauffer
November 6, 2014 01:00 PM

They call themselves “the forgettable couple.” CONTINUE READING

Powerbook 2014: A statewide campaign led to love — and national recognition

By Jason Scott
November 6, 2014 01:00 PM

One floor above a shuttered credit union branch in downtown Harrisburg, leading political minds are coordinating campaign events and advising candidates on final messaging efforts to reach voters before the fall election. CONTINUE READING