Education Archive

Presidents Setting Precedent

While most people — probably most especially students — don’t tend to think of them as such, college presidents are actually quite cutting edge. In fact, college presidents are more likely than the general public to be using a number of new technologies including smartphones, tablets, e-readers and social media accounts. This enthusiasm for technology

When Am I Going to Use This? On-the-Job Applications of Mathematics

It is often difficult to see the practical applications of academic studies while in the classroom, and math is no exception. However, as abstract as the concepts may seem, their underlying principles are essential knowledge in the working world. The following popular careers will put your math skills to the test. Link

Bold Winter Color Palette

Featuring colors from Dunn-Edwards’s Perfect Palette® and showcasing colors to go with Pantone’s color of the year, Tangerine Tango. Enjoy! Link

New words of 2010

Oxford University Press has one of the largest language research programs in the world and continuously scours the internet, popular fiction, science journals, and even song lyrics for words creeping into the English language. At one time, 2-3 years of use was required before a new word/term appeared in the Oxford English Dictionary, but the