Don’t let that 529 college plan hurt your financial aid

Sep. 25 | Tax-advantaged 529 college-savings plans have been a huge help for many students and their families as the costs of higher education have soared. But if you’re applying for financial aid (and who isn‘t?) you need to know how these accounts will affect...

The Invisible Force Behind College Admissions

Sep. 25 | Despite the windowless, bunker-like atmosphere inside the Erie conference room of the Sheraton in downtown Chicago, Galen Graber has to be impressed by his audience: a swath of the 1,500 top admissions and financial aid officials from 635 different schools...

private college may be the cheapest option

Sep. 25 | At first blush, in-state public universities may seem like the most cost-conscious four-year college choice for frugal families. After all, the average in-state tuition and fees in the 2015-2016 academic year is $8,957, according to data reported by...

Not all Students having HOPE scholarship complete the college

Sep. 25 | For every 10 students who start college with the HOPE scholarship, only three will keep it the entire time they’re in college. Students at some Georgia public colleges did a better job. At the University of Georgia, 60.9 percent of the students on the...

Georgia vote to increase college tuition

Sep. 25 | The Georgia Board of Regents voted Tuesday to raise tuition next school year at about 30 public colleges and universities. The tuition increase is 2 percent and includes many of the state’s largest schools such as the University of Georgia, Georgia...

Essay Contest for all Path2College 529 Plan account owners prize $529

Jan. 10 | The Saving for College Makes a Difference Essay Contest is open to all Path2College 529 Plan account owners and beneficiaries age 16 and older, residing in Georgia. In 300 words or less, complete the Official Online Essay Entry Form and submit by 1/31/17....

buy and sell books

Nov. 21 | Looking to sell your books, video games, DVDs, CDs and iPads? You’ve come to 2nd & Charles located in Kennesaw, Georgia. . Looking to buy some used books, video games, DVDs, CDs and iPads? You’ve also come to the right place! This place is just so...

what is a school zone?

Nov. 21 | School District Map & Zones What is my zoned school? Click here to locate your zoned school. If your have any questions, please call or email the Department of Student Relations at 404.802.2233 or Facility Services at 404-802-3731.  To locate your bus...

want to work for google read the material here to prepare for google interview

Nov. 20 | Google Interview University This long list has been extracted and expanded from Google’s coaching notes, so these are the things you need to know. There are extra items I added at the bottom that may come up in the interview or be helpful in solving...

Mimo: Learn how to code through interactive tutorials and quizzes! for free

Nov. 6 | Description Learn how to code on your iPhone – whenever and wherever you have a moment! With hundreds of gamified and interactive micro-lessons, computer science has never been so easy and fun. From the makers of Swifty, the most popular learn-to-code...

The Spirit of Ramanujan Math Talent Initiative thr december 1st

Nov. 1 | In conjunction with The Man Who Knew Infinity Expii is proud to present the first round of the inaugural Spirit of Ramanujan Talent Initiative, which seeks to discover mathematical talent, from around the world, through creative challenges. This initiative,...

Northside Hospital-Atlanta’s Puppet Program

Oct. 21 | If you are looking for something fun and educational, NorthsideHospital’s Auxiliary has the perfect program for you.  NH have been enlightening and engaging students with their award winning puppet shows for over 35 years at no charge to local schools....

Researchers orbit a muon around an atom, confirm physics is broken

Oct. 21 | Although tiny, a proton takes up a finite amount of space, enough to fit three quarks, a host of virtual particles, and their associated gluons. The size of a proton’s radius is determined by these particles and their interactions, and so is fundamentally...

essay contest in johns creek for grades 6 to 8

Oct. 18 | What do YOU think makes Johns Creek exceptional? We want to know! Johns Creek inviting all middle school students, grades 6-8, in the City of Johns Creek area schools to submit a one-page essay sharing what they believe makes Johns Creek exceptional....

Programming is Hard

Sep. 30 | Now, what do we mean by “hard”? There’s the obvious definition: you have to do a lot of work to succeed. Time and energy have to be invested. Or, it’s a task that requires great skill and talent. These are our common ideas of “hard”, and they’re...

The Microsoft Quiz For Java Developers

Sep. 29 | Traditionally, Java developer’s favorite thing to do with Microsoft was to ignore it. Closed source, high price tags and narrow interoperability with many competing technologies only strengthened arguments for Java developers to keep Microsoft out of...

Why design principles shape stronger products

Sep. 24 | Image credit Our design team didn’t have any design principles and it was difficult to determine design success. My job is to design and improve/redesign a legacy CRM system for real estate professionals. We often ran into design limitations because...

language for cloud development

Sep. 24 | Which programming languages are most appropriate for use in the cloud? That question, in essence, is the topic of discussion for the twelfth episode of The New Stack at Scale podcast, now live onSoundCloud and iTunes. The format of this episode is a...

Path2college giveaway entry

Sep. 19 | The “What If…? College Savings Giveaway” is open to all Path2College 529 Plan account owners and non-Path2College 529 Plan account owners. The Path2College 529 Plan will randomly select one winner from among all eligible entries received from Region...

delta community credit union free college camp

Aug. 31 | From Delta Community Credit Union: ATLANTA, GA (July 25, 2016) – Delta Community Credit Union, Georgia’s largest credit union with more than $5 billion in assets and more than 340,000 members, held in July its third annual series of Cool Cash Money...

Johns Creek’s Northview High School topping the state’s rankings at 132

Aug. 31 | ATLANTA, GA — Newsweek released its list of the best public high schools in the country Thursday morning. Several Atlanta-area schools were included in the list, with Johns Creek’s Northview High School topping the state’s rankings at 132. There...

Humble Book Bundle sale pay whatever you want

Aug. 30 | There’s a good ebook sale going on @ Humble Bundle, called the _Joy of Coding_ Book Bundle, where you can pay whatever you want to grab books on JavaScript, Python, Linux Command Line, Haskell, Erlang, R, Clojure, F#, etc. AND… you can choose where...

Web What Do the Popular JavaScript Tools Depend On?

Aug. 13 | “hard’ish dependencies”  for the following JavaScript tools: jQuery Angular 2 Angular 1 React Aurelia Ember Vue.js jQuery, since it was the first mainstream JS tool. And, even today, remains the most used JS tool on the web.   jQuery Depends on:...