Education and research

Education and research
PSU get record grant
October 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008

The James F.  and Marion L. Miller Foundation in September awarded a $25 million challenge grant to Portland State University, the largest in the university’s history, and the largest ever awarded by the foundation.

 

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The new plastics
October 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008

Each year more students graduate from Oregon colleges. But with the economy struggling and a glut of graduates, finding a job can be more difficult than any final exam.

 

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Buzzing with the latest jargon
September 2008
Monday, September 01, 2008

For University of Oregon professor and Economist’s View blog founder Mark Thoma the term “stagflation” is old news.

 

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Tuition programs are good investments
September 2008
Monday, September 01, 2008

In the ups and downs of the economic cycle retaining skilled workers remains a constant concern for businesses.

 

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CEO Strategies: Work the system before it works you
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

SamCarpenterIN 2000, AT THE NADIR of his career — and possibly his life — Sam Carpenter found himself depressed, medicated, logging 100-hour workweeks and just days away from missing a payroll for his Bend telephone answering service, Centratel.

 

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