July 2016 archive

Gems in the attic Writing The Source by Lynn Crandall

What type of writer are you?

Gems in the attic Writing The Source by Lynn Crandall

Get a STEM Job With Less Than a 4-Year Degree

Get a STEM Job With Less Than a 4-Year Degree

With rising cost of a 4-year degree, more people are asking: is a bachelor’s degree really worth it? The short answer is yes. Bureau of Labor Statistics data show that most high-paying jobs require at least a bachelor’s degree for entry.

But there is a growing recognition that what workers really need are the right skills and credentials to fill specific jobs. To that end, more employers are creating apprenticeship programs to train employees on the job, and more workers are turning to community colleges for certificate programs or associate degrees required for certain in-demand fields.

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Electoral College (United States)

Remember:Electoral College (United States)

The United States Electoral College is the institution that elects the President and Vice President of the United States every four years. Citizens of the United States do not directly elect the president or the vice president; instead they elect representatives called “electors”, who usually pledge to vote for particular presidential and vice presidential candidates.

Music July 27, 2016


Action is eloquence. 

William Shakespeare,

playwright and poet

“Good friends help you to find important things when you have lost them…your smile, your hope and your courage.”
Doe Zantamata

“Happiness is a place between too much and too little.”

Finnish proverb

“The harder you hold on to specific assumptions, the more likely there’s gold in letting them go.”
John Seely Brown

It is only by holding, not forcing, that we can find our feet again and secure solid ground when everything else is shaking. In a world where productivity rules, this in itself is true resistance.

Janey Stephenson

Laughter is immeasurable. Be joyful though you have considered all the facts.

Wendell Berry

The Man Who Made Blue Öyster Cult: RIP Producer Sandy Pearlman

Music July 28, 2016


Jon Dorenbos Eagles Magic Man Slays ‘Em

Music July 27, 2016