CPBJ - Education http://www.cpbj.com/section/education Education News Education en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:47:00 EST Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239994&source=RSS Back home, chamber president comfortable heading into retirement Larry Bowman never meant to finish out his career at home. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239996&source=RSS Buckler on the job at Lebanon chamber Gregory Buckler started as the president and CEO at the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce on Monday, and even weeks before the start date, he knew just how full his calendar would be. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140725/CPBJ01/307239996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140721/CPBJ01/140729976&source=RSS Moody's downgrades Pa. bond rating, cites pension crisis Moody's Investors Service cited Pennsylvania's pension crisis as a key reason for downgrading the commonwealth's general obligation rating to Aa3 from Aa2. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140721/CPBJ01/140729976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719714&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Business featured this week Linden Hall Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719714&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169998&source=RSS As Lancaster County changes, so does business in Amish community Lancaster County is strongly identified with its Amish residents and, as it turns out, that bond goes both ways. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/307169998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719735&source=RSS Lancaster Bible College plans 5.2M student housing expansion Three years of annual attendance growth approaching 10 percent is among the reasons Lancaster Bible College is planning to expand its student housing, according to LBC Vice President John Zeswitz. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719735&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719796&source=RSS In brief Census Majority of STEM graduates not in STEM jobs Nearly three-quarters of those with a bachelor's degree in science, technology, engineering and math &#8212 also known as STEM &#8212 are not employed in STEM occupations, according to the U. S. Census Bureau. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140718/CPBJ01/140719796&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140717/CPBJ01/140719752&source=RSS 800K to bring Communities in Schools to York City students Gifts and grants totaling more than 800,000 will bring Communities In Schools to five York City schools for three years beginning in September, three local organizations announced today. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140717/CPBJ01/140719752&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/307109997&source=RSS Labor secretary JobGateway site more than just employment listings Give her the chance to talk about the JobGateway website, and Pennsylvania Secretary of Labor and Industry Julia Hearthway will jump at it. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/307109997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140714/CPBJ01/140719888&source=RSS YTI launches pharmacy tech program in York YTI Career Institute announced today it will launch a nine-month pharmacy technician program at the York campus in October. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140714/CPBJ01/140719888&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140714/CPBJ01/140719907&source=RSS Shippensburg University to offer new education dual certification program Shippensburg University is offering a new dual certification program in pre-K to fourth grade and special education pre-K to eighth grade. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140714/CPBJ01/140719907&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719880&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Businesses featured this week Millersville University, Milton Hershey School, York College Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719880&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719885&source=RSS Newsmakers Associations Businesses featured this week Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce, Mantec, Pennsylvania Association of Elementary and Secondary School Principals Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719885&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719939&source=RSS Accrediting commission puts Harrisburg University on probation An accrediting commission has put Harrisburg University of Science and Technology on probation, but HU is questioning that action. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/140719939&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/307109995&source=RSS Widener's biz-advising certification evolving When Camille Howlett started at Widener School of Law's Harrisburg campus, she wasn't quite sure what field she wanted to concentrate on. Business advising certainly wasn't on her list. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140711/CPBJ01/307109995&source=RSS