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Tom Snyder

Lessons Learned As A Community College President

Tom Snyder | Posted 06.30.2016 | Education
Tom Snyder

I retired in June as President of Ivy Tech in Indiana, the nation's largest singly accredited community college system. Although I had an advanced de...

The Booming Field of Aviation Technology

Tom Snyder | Posted 08.06.2013 | College
Tom Snyder

Before recommending a four-year college, high school guidance counselors and parents should determine whether a student would be better served at a community college in a program that virtually guarantees employment.

Employers Should Value the Two Year Degree

Tom Snyder | Posted 06.17.2013 | College
Tom Snyder

Should colleges and universities offer vocational training? Do we need to re-examine how we are preparing students for the workforce of the 21st century? Finally, should a four-year degree be the basic requirement for all jobs?

Community College Success Stories

Tom Snyder | Posted 01.07.2013 | College
Tom Snyder

There is no need to graduate with a mountain of debt and no prospect of a job. Community colleges are now the middle class's last hope for a higher education degree.

Movie review: Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.13.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's hard to believe no one has done a film tribute to Roger Corman before Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel, Alex Stapleton's loving time...

Michael Shannon Channels Kim Fowley in Runaways

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Los Angeles punk music scene is at the center of The Runaways, which opened in limited release on March 19 and goes wider in a couple of weeks.