Special Populations

Special populations are student groups who are given priority to receive services.  These Priority Populations are also listed in several other federal grant programs that are aligned in some way with the goals and objectives stated in the Louisiana Carl Perkins State Plan.

Beyond the hammer and hard hat: Don’t overlook unique career opportunities in construction industry

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By Matt Krumrie - College Recruiter
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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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13 Best Things You Can Do for Your Career Before the Year’s End

There are 36 days between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. This end-of-year stretch can feel like a black hole for your job search and career. But like an actual black hole, it only seems empty. In fact, it’s packed with …

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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Springboard Partners With Louisiana State University to Launch UI/UX Bootcamp

We’re happy to announce that Springboard has partnered with Lousiana State University Online & Continuing Education to launch the LSU UI/UX Design Bootcamp.

LSU is among the top 1% of elite universities with land, sea, and space-grant status and the …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

(LRS) assists persons with disabilities in their desire to obtain or maintain employment and/or achieve independence in their communities by …

Vulnerable Communities and Peoples Initiative (VCPI) Southern University Law Center

The objective of the Vulnerable Communities and Peoples Initiative (VCPI) is to serve vulnerable communities and people who are typically

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What’s Next Louisiana Podcast: A Discussion on Self-care

The most important mission of Louisiana’s community and technical colleges is to support students both on and off-campus. In this …

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