Community Colleges

April 16, 2014U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joseph Biden (L) tour the Community College of Allegheny West Hills Center with students in the Mechatronics program in Oakdale, Pennsylvania, April 16, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing


Twelve Ways to Fix the Youth Unemployment Crisis

May 22, 2014, Elisabeth Jacobs

Young Americans are enduring staggeringly high rates of joblessness, writes Elisabeth Jacobs.  About 14.5 percent of 16 to 24 year olds are unemployed.  The current crisis demands a set of solutions aimed specifically at helping young workers.