Spring up for workshops

  Jennifer Byrd News Editor The Student Success Center has two upcoming Financial Literacy Program workshops. The “Wise Use of Credit Cards” workshop will be held March 28 from 12:30 – 1:30 pm and will discuss how to use credit responsibly. The “Couponing 101” workshop is April 2 from 12:30 – 1:30 pm and will […]

Microsoft surfaces with new tablet

Dennis Gosnell Assistant Editor With the success of Apple’s iPad, many other companies are seeking to compete in the growing tablet market. Microsoft is no exception. On Oct. 26, Microsoft released a new line of mobile tablets called the Surface. This device, like the iPad, looks to give consumers something unique and life changing. Microsoft […]

Student Success spring iPad winner

Have you checked out the Student Success workshops? There are three the week of September 10-14, with a focus on college survival, going green, and interview skills. The potential perk of these workshops is an iPad. Those who attend a Success Workshop will be entered into a drawing at the end of the semester for […]

Apple Reinvents Education with iBooks 2 for iPad

Katie Johnston, Feature Editor On January 19, Apple announced a new service, which aims to relieve back strain and budget strain for students, iBooks 2 for iPad. Apple plans to revolutionize learning with new, highly interactive digital iTextbooks. Apple has teamed with three textbook companies, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, McGraw-Hill and Pearson, to offer educational titles […]