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Pathways To Success 2020

Mission: Provide early opportunities for High School and College students to learn workforce readiness skills and receive an introduction to corporate careers and entrepreneurship. Who: Program is open to male & female High School and College students. When: 18-week program from January 2020 thru May 2020 What: This free program addresses deficiencies in basic business competencies for…


The College Landscape After Tax Reform

College students and their parents dodged a major bullet with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Initial drafts of the bill included the elimination of Coverdell Education Savings Accounts, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the student loan interest deduction, along with the taxation of tuition waivers, which are used primarily by graduate students and college employees. In the end, none of these provisions made it into the final legislation. But a few other college-related items did. These changes take effect in 2018.