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Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology face among the steepest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

SMITHMYER: How Mobile AC Credits Protect the Environment and Business from China

One of the ways the United States responds to China’s flouting of global trade norms is by creating regulations to ensure that China plays by maintains certain standards when operating within the United States.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

City College-Altamonte Springs and South University-Tampa have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

ASM Beauty World Academy, National Personal Training Institute-Tampa and Pinellas Technical College-St. Petersburg have some of the best 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

From Higher Education Tribune

State residents enrolled at Gemini School of Visual Arts & Communication in Texas, New England Culinary Institute in Vermont and Brookline College-Phoenix in Arizona face the steepest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in Florida face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania county pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

From Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of 3.99 percent, Westmoreland County in Pennsylvania has the highest tax rate among U.S. counties, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

114,405 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from private, nonprofit schools

From Higher Education Tribune

Everest University in Florida, Liberty University in Virginia, and International American University of Puerto Rico - Aguadilla Campus reported the largest share of borrowers from private, nonprofit institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Carnegie Mellon, Mitsubishi Hitachi present 2018 Carbon Index

From Higher Education Tribune

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) jointly shared the 2018 Carnegie Mellon Power Sector Carbon Index during CMU Energy Week at the Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation in Pittsburgh.

Analysis: 569,475 students played college sports in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

Lindenwood University, Cornell University and Harvard University reported the most students participating in athletics in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

Staffing firm to hold toy drive, Christmas party for Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay

Robert Half, one of the world's largest specialized staffing firms, will be holding its 8th annual Holiday Toy Drive and Christmas Party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Joe & Ann Garcia Salesian Boys & Girls Club, 302 W. Gladys St. in Tampa.

PPG, Lowe's Commercial Painting add color to Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg

Ten volunteers, 25 gallons of PPG brand paint plus three classrooms and assistance and support from both PPG and Lowe’s Commercial Painting equaled one successful beautification project recently for Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg.

Cohen & Grigsby law firm holding ‘Wills for Heroes’ to thank vets, first responders

In appreciation of the services provided by veterans and first responders, Naples-based business law firm Cohen & Grigsby will be hosting its fifth annual "Wills for Heroes" event on Saturday at Legal Aid Service of Collier County, 4436 Tamiami Trail East, Naples.

Mikros Systems to expand Florida production at Largo plant

Mikros Systems Corporation, a Princeton, New Jersey-based manufacturer of hardware and software for maintenance applications, recently said it is moving forward on the first large-scale commercial order for its production site in Largo, Florida, as it prepares for growth in Florida.

Florida kidney care firm names DaVita market leader

Seasoned management professional Craig Albright will join DaVita Inc., a large Fortune 500 medical specialty group providing kidney care services, the company announced recently from its St. Petersburg hub, to serve its JSA Healthcare division.

Florida’s HFF brokers major retail hub deal in Kissimmee

Commercial real estate firm Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L.P. (HFF) recently closed a $121 million deal including $49 million in financing for The Crosslands, a unique Kissimmee-based retail center, located in the greater Orlando metropolitan area.

HFF closes Miami sale of ‘coveted’ Palms at Town & Country

Miami’s large outdoor retail hub, The Palms at Town & Country, successfully traded hands recently as Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L.P. (HFF) passed it on to a buyer for its client, seller TIAA Global Asset Management.

Florida’s APS rebrands as KEPRO, including new upgrades

With a newly enhanced pre-admission screening and resident review program (PASRR), APS Healthcare recently refashioned its identity as part of the KEPRO family of companies, stressing the firm’s commitment to service value for Florida members.

Smith takes charge as NACD Florida chapter president

Lauren Smith, managing director for the Miami office of the nationwide and global firm Diversified Search, was recently named as president of the Florida chapter of The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) in Miami.

HFF sells Aventura complex in Miami

In a $105.3-million deal, commercial real estate firm Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L.P. (HFF) has successfully marketed the Aventura Corporate Center, an upscale office park located in Aventura, on behalf of the seller, Groupe Pacific.

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