education

28 Jul 2017

The Dire Need for Vocational Classes in High Schools

There are many people with degrees who are not working in their field, drowning in student loans, and trying to survive. Are we in the age where a college education is becoming somewhat obsolete? I find people taking vocational/trade courses because they know that we will always need a plumber,

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10 Jul 2017

New Haight Street Art Center Champions Poster Art and Education

Guest Post by: Gail Barnes Poster artists have always struggled to survive. A new poster artist collective that includes a print shop and gallery in the heart of Haight aims change the name of the game. Serving not only the Lower Haight, but the city at large with educational programming, the

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09 Mar 2015

Enter To Win A $75 Gift Certificate To Good Vibrations!

  Good Vibrations is the premier retailer trusted for over three decades to provide high quality products, education, and accurate sexual health information that promotes pleasure, and empowerment. We invented the concept of the “clean, well-lighted” vibrator store and we’re proud to provide a safe and welcoming environment where customers

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09 Mar 2015

Win Tickets to Talib Kweli: Race, Justice and Hip Hop @ Castro Theatre

    Talib continues to speak out against the militarization of the police force, the prison industrial complex, and institutionalized racism. Considered one of the most lyrically gifted and socially aware rappers of our time, Talib feels that artists have a responsibility to the communities that support their careers. Hear

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06 Jan 2015

Win Tickets to Dr. Cornel West @ Castro Theatre!

  Join us for what marks Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 86th birthday to celebrate the legacy and life of Dr. King with Dr. Cornel West. Praised by The New York Times for his “ferocious moral vision” and hailed by Newsweek as “an elegant prophet with attitude,” Dr. Cornel West

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05 Jul 2010

Who Needs College? Get Educated on the Cheap in Brooklyn

We’ve all got something we wish we knew more about. No one is perfect, after all; in fact, most of us are deeply flawed human beings who have no idea what we’re talking about. It’s fine to admit it. I’ll even go first! I do not have a college degree

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13 Apr 2010

Broke-Ass Financial Coaching: Cheap Ways to Get an Education

It can feel daunting to think about how to come up with the time and the funds to educate yourself. Also, maybe you love to learn and you are an experiential learner or in some other way not perfectly designed for traditional schooling. Maybe you love traditional schooling. Either way, let’s find some ideas for a Broke Ass Education.

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