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Human fingerprints are one-of-a-kind and very intricate. They are keys that a fingerprint analyst uses to open the door to identification of a victim or of a criminal. You don't have to be a police [...]

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Taking Notes: Is it Better to Type or Handwrite?

Taking notes well helps us to be successful learners. But does it make a difference if we type those notes on a computer keyboard or write them out by hand? Both skills are important, according [...]

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7 of the Most Amazing Things Made from Recycled Materials

Recycling used to be thought of as a way to reuse materials in basic ways and keep resources out of landfills. Today, there are some surprising things made from recycled materials! Incredible individuals and companies [...]

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5 Top STEM Medicine Careers

You don't have to go to school for ten years to become a doctor to get a job in medicine. There are many medicine careers that are less well known — but no less important. Doctors and [...]

When Will I Ever Use This?

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5 Top STEM Music Careers

Become a music maker by pursuing one of these five high-paying, high-demand music careers that requires some strong STEM skills. There are not many reactions comparable to the experiences humans feel when hearing music. Melodies, [...]

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Job Spotlight: Emergency Medical Technician

An emergency medical technician's response and the care provided may mean the difference between life and death for an injured or ill person. The job of emergency medical technician, sometimes called a paramedic, is not [...]

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Job Spotlight: Dental Hygienist

While many people automatically think of a dentist when it comes to keeping teeth healthy and shining, there's another important person who is dedicated to that mission: a dental hygienist. We all know that a [...]

How Can I Do What I Love?

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Job Spotlight: Fingerprint Analyst

Human fingerprints are one-of-a-kind and very intricate. They are keys that a fingerprint analyst uses to open the door to identification of a victim or of a criminal. You don't have to be a police [...]

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New Collar Careers of the Future

New collar jobs offer a career without the expense of a traditional four-year college. Here's everything you need to know about new collar jobs. Until recently, there have been two dominant types of jobs: blue collar [...]

  • taking notes

Taking Notes: Is it Better to Type or Handwrite?

Taking notes well helps us to be successful learners. But does it make a difference if we type those notes on a computer keyboard or write them out by hand? Both skills are important, according [...]

5 Top STEM Medicine Careers

By | May 31st, 2017|Advisor, Explorer, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Science|

You don't have to go to school for ten years to become a doctor to get a job in medicine. There are many medicine careers that are less well known — but no less important. Doctors and [...]

Job Spotlight: Emergency Medical Technician

By | May 23rd, 2017|Advisor, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Science|

An emergency medical technician's response and the care provided may mean the difference between life and death for an injured or ill person. The job of emergency medical technician, sometimes called a paramedic, is not [...]

Job Spotlight: Dental Hygienist

By | May 12th, 2017|Advisor, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Science|

While many people automatically think of a dentist when it comes to keeping teeth healthy and shining, there's another important person who is dedicated to that mission: a dental hygienist. We all know that a [...]