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Turning the Page – Westwood Moving from Textbooks to E-Books

May 13, 2015
Turning the Page – Westwood Moving from Textbooks to E-Books

Tired of carrying a stack a books from class to class? We’ve got good news. A new chapter in Westwood history is about to begin as each of our campuses transitions from using traditional textbooks to e-books. Why we’re making the change Unbeknownst to many of our current students, we’ve actually been testing the use […]

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Filling the technology job gap with new degree opportunities

Filling the technology job gap with new degree opportunities

Information technology industry leaders predict more than 234,700 new positions will be created in the field of Internet technology by 2018. Whether looking for a career in network administration, database management, wireless management or virtualization, the IT sector is where jobs are growing. In the United States, the next generation of leaders will be solving national and […]

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How To Work From Home Successfully

February 25, 2015
How To Work From Home Successfully

Working from home has many benefits, from saving you money on gas to giving you more time to spend with family. With new technologies and tools available to those who work from home, more and more people are choosing to telecommute. But there are challenges to working from home, and it isn’t right for everyone. […]

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5 Free Brain Training Apps

February 20, 2015
5 Free Brain Training Apps

The gym isn’t the only place you can get a workout that benefits your health. Brain exercises can pump up your cognitive function when done consistently. In the late 1980’s neuroscientists put forward a concept called “cognitive reserve” based on Alzheimer’s Disease research. It basically states people with greater numbers of neurons can perform at […]

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You Know You’re a Game Software Developer When . . .

February 11, 2015
You Know You’re a Game Software Developer When . . .

Millions of people think being a game software developer is their dream job. What’s not to like about playing video games all day and getting paid for it, right? Well anyone who is actually in a game software development program or starting out in the field knows that’s a fantasy. If you’re really building a […]

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