RSS Feed businessrecord.com : HR & Education http://businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-09-19T00:07:30.2611007Z ISU to help lead National Science Foundation outreach effort <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Iowa State University has joined an initiative that seeks to create better public understanding of the benefits and impacts of research made possible by federal grants.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/ISU-to-help-lead-National-Science-Foundation-outreach-effort/165/799/65447 HR & Education Holiday hiring expected to outpace 2013 <span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Continued employment gains across all industries and increased consumer spending are expected to boost demand for seasonal workers this year, according to global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray &amp; Christmas Inc. &nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/Holiday-hiring-expected-to-outpace-2013/165/799/65441 HR & Education Partnership relaunches Career Center website <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Greater Des Moines Partnership has beefed up its Career Center website with more tools to help job seekers and employers connect.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/Partnership-relaunches-Career-Center-website/165/799/65361 HR & Education ISU hits record enrollment again; UI up too; UNI down <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">For the sixth consecutive year, Iowa State University enrolled a record number of students, welcoming 34,732 students this fall, a 4.5 percent increase, school officials reported.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/ISU-hits-record-enrollment-again-UI-up-too-UNI-down/165/799/65354 HR & Education Some Iowa STEM students perform in top 10 internationally on test <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The six Iowa high schools that took part in an international test of STEM skills collectively performed in the top 10 among its international peers.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/Some-Iowa-STEM-students-perform-in-top-10-internationally-on-test/165/799/65332 HR & Education Branstad proposes fixed price on some state college degrees <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Gov. Terry Branstad on Tuesday proposed ways to make Iowa's public universities more affordable, including a fixed price for some popular majors.&nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/HR-Education/HR-Education/Article/Branstad-proposes-fixed-price-on-some-state-college-degrees/165/799/65294 HR & Education