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From Accidental Discovery to Academic Study


By: Cari Coats Can Higher Ed teach Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs? Let’s talk about the elephant in the room, shall we? So many naysayers out there question the role of higher education in helping to produce the successful entrepreneurial ventures of tomorrow….

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Giving Back: Early Learning Coalition


For many low to moderate income working families, the cost of child care equates to almost 50 percent of their take-home pay, making it very difficult for parents to prepare their children for success in school through early childhood education…

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Q and A with James Dwight

Business, Profiles

  NAME:   James Dwight   TITLE: President/Headmaster, Florida Air Academy   EDUCATION:           Bachelor of Arts, Middlebury College, Vermont Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York Master of Science, Educational Leadership, Florida Tech University   MARRIED:  Yes! Celebrating…

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Community Health Care Partnership

Blog, Business

Optimizing Health with Positive Cost Savings by Dr. Lana Saal   Brevard Public Schools (BPS), the largest employer in Brevard County with close to 9,100 full-and part-time employees, touches more lives than any other organization in the community.  When it…

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Jim Richey: A Passion for Education

Business, Leadership

A Passion for Education Jim Richey Envisions a New Era for BCC   It’s the first class of the morning on the Titusville campus of Brevard Community College and as students filter in they are greeted by an unexpected guest,…

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Is There an MBA in Your Future?

Business, Development

Is There an MBA in Your Future? It May Be Closer than You Think by Eric Wright   In most career tracks – whether someone is an engineer, a CPA, an educator, or in sales and marketing – they face…

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Q and A with Michelle Irwin

Business, Profiles, Women in Business

  Q and A   NAME: Michelle Irwin   TITLE: Director of Communications/PIO, Brevard Public Schools   MARRIED: Yes, to Dan Irwin   CHILDREN:  Three of the best: Danielle (22), her husband Matt Steiner (25), Shane (20), and Shannon (17)…