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April 27, 2014
When I attended college, my outside of class higher education experiences consisted of participating in student government.
April 20, 2014
My relaxation is watching a musical while at the same time, as an economist, I recognize the importance of the theater to the economy of New York.
April 13, 2014
I grew up on the upper west side of Manhattan. Neither of my parents drove and we were a happy mass transit family.
April 6, 2014
I’m a strong believer that education that incorporates museum experiences and the arts in general is a more fully textured and in-depth learning experience.
March 30, 2014
On the day the film opened, I was asked by my older daughter to drive the car pool taking her and her friends to an IMAX version of 'Divergent.'
March 23, 2014
I made the pledge almost three years ago. If the Hofstra fundraising effort, organized by our Roller-Hockey team raised $25,000 I would agree to have my head shaved.
March 16, 2014
The economy is strengthening and signs of recovery are more and more visible. But what about student loans?
March 9, 2014
The weather forecast was once again for “plowable” snow and the snow ripple effect was already underway.
March 2, 2014
In this terrible winter in the northeast, having restaurants almost empty - even during normally busy times - has become the norm rather than the exception.
February 23, 2014
In a recent consultant’s report, in a section where the discussion focused on online degree programs, the report noted that 34% of the master’s degrees in education are earned through online education.