Could Your Next Tweet Hurt Your Chances Of Getting Into College?Your child’s next tweet or Facebook post could be hurting their chances of getting into college. No longer are grades, test scores and self essays the only measure of whether an applicant gets accepted or not.
Schaaf Leads In Oakland Mayoral Race But It’s Not Hella-Time To CelebrateCouncilwoman Libby Schaaf’s supporters were excited, but by no means was she declaring victory Tuesday night. With only 25% of the vote counted, she led the race with 25% of the vote.
Oakland Mayor Quan Officially Announces Her Bid For ReelectionIn a packed auditorium, family at her side Oakland Mayor Jean Quan officially announced she wants to run Oakland again.
Employers Under Fire For Credit Background ChecksThe Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing the Kaplan Higher Education Corporation for allegedly discriminating against African American job seekers by screening their credit backgrounds.