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Next Level Jobs Expanding in Carmel

Originally posted on www.iedc.in.gov, September 29, 2017 Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard joined executives from KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), a global vehicle remarketing and technology solutions provider, today as the company announced plans to expand its operations in Hamilton County, developing a new, 13-acre corporate headquarters and campus that will provide space for an additional 400 jobs. “I’m excited to celebrate KAR Auction Services’ continued commitment to growing its global footprint in Indiana,” Governor Eric Holcomb said. “Businesses from across the world recognize our state’s…

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College 

WGU Indiana Launches $30,000 Women in Technology Scholarship

Originally posted in WGU eNewsletter, October 3, 2017 As Indiana continues to cultivate workforce talent and employment opportunities for women in the male-dominant field of information technology (IT), WGU Indiana has announced fifteen new scholarships for women in any of its bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in the College of Information Technology. Each of the Women in Technology Scholarships offered through WGU Indiana is valued at up to $2,000—$500 per six-month term for up to four terms. Applications are now being accepted for these scholarships through December 31. Learn more…

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College 

BUYER BEWARE: Diploma Mills

The Federal Trade Commission warns consumers about schools that offer you a college degree for a flat fee in a short amount of time with little or no course work.Signs that the school might be a diploma mill instead of a legitimate college: names that are very similar to well-known colleges or universities; offers for a degree without classes; or a no-wait offer for a diploma in the mail after just a few weeks.If you have questions about whether a school offers a real educational experience that will benefit you…

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Get Up to Speed, Tuition-Free

If you left high school without earning your diploma, find help at an Excel Center in 11 Indiana locations.The Excel Center offers an accelerated learning model designed for adult students. Enrollment is open to any Indiana resident who does not have a high school diploma. At no cost, adult students can earn a Core 40 high school diploma and begin post-secondary education. Through the integration of industry-recognized certification training and dual credit requirements, The Excel Center positions graduates for college and career paths that offer better-than-average wages.Excel Center locations can…

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EARN Indiana Expands, More Paid Internships

The state’s work-study program for college students is expanding. EARN (Employer Aid Readiness Network) is the state’s work-study program. Students with financial need have access to resume-building, experiential, paid internships while employers receive state matching funds. To be eligible for an EARN Indiana internship, students must also: • be an Indiana resident; • be enrolled full-time at an eligible Indiana college; and • not have a bachelor’s degree prior to the term the student plans to work. EARN Indiana has partnered with Indiana INTERNnet to better match students and employers,…

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