04 17 2014
  9:44 pm  

Financial Advisor Gets Wharton Degree

Brent Williams, a financial professional with AXA Advisors, LLC in Bellevue, has earned a Certificate in Retirement Planning from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Williams, who graduated with a master's in Organization and Business Management from Stanford ...

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PCC Skill Center Helps Those 'Left Behind'

James Bowles is on a mission. The interim director of the Portland Community College's Skill Center wants to see local African Americans get a career instead of just a job.
And the PCC Skill Center, which offers training to traditionally underserved residents in Portland, Bowles says, is a perfect starting point.

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OHSU, Colleges Address Nurse Shortage

Eight community colleges have partnered with Oregon Health & Science University to address the state's shortage of nurses with bachelor's degrees.

The agreement will create the Oregon Consortium for Nursing Education, which is expected to be a national model for making the Bachelor of Science education more accessible, according to OHSU officials.

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