Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Education announced today the launch of an online "one-stop shop" aimed at guidance counselors and other advisers, such as staff or volunteers at community-based organizations, who assist students through the process of selecting and financing their higher education.
Washington, DC (NAPSI) - More and more Americans are looking forward to the holidays and other occasions as a way to look back.
Phoenix, Arizona (NAPSI) - Every year since 1973, thousands of girls and young women from elementary school through college and beyond participate in the Colgate Women’s Games.
Yuma, Arizona (NAPSI) - Adding college tuition savings planning to this year’s resolutions can be wise. According to the College Board, the average annual tuition for a private college in 2012 was $40,000.
Washington, DC - Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack joined Dale Hall, Chief Executive Officer of Ducks Unlimited, to highlight the value of public-private conservation efforts and the record conservation results achieved by producers, landowners and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) since 2009. Secretary Vilsack emphasized the critical need for Congress to pass a new Farm Bill to continue these efforts.
Washington, DC - Using the powerful eye of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, two teams of scientists have found faint signatures of water in the atmospheres of five distant planets.