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Not-So-Bright Future For Popular Scholarship Program

The future could possibly be a little dimmer for some of Florida’s upcoming high school seniors who plan to apply for the Bright Futures scholarship.

04/08/2014

(AP)

In-State Tuition Bill Moves Closer To Final Vote

Allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates cleared what was expected to be a major hurdle in the Senate, with the Judiciary Committee giving overwhelming approval Tuesday to the election-year proposal that has divided Republicans.

04/01/2014

Chad Thomas, a senior at Booker T. Washington, receives hundreds of scholarships for his skills on the field, and his musical abilities. (Source: CBS4)

Multi-Talented High School Student Offered Hundreds Of College Scholarships

Chad Thomas, a senior at Booker T. Washington, is a teen with many talents. So many talents, that he has received hundreds of college scholarship offers.

03/18/2014

President Obama speaks to students at Coral Reef Senior High school on Friday, March 7, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Obama Touts Education In Speech At Coral Reef Senior High

Students at Coral Reef High School in Southwest Miami-Dade received a presidential visit Friday.

CBS Miami–03/07/2014

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Civic Groups, Educators Push For In-state Tuition

The issue of in-state tuition for all students in Florida, even those in the country illegally will be up for debate Saturday.

03/01/2014

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“Study Drugs” Dangers On The Rise At Florida Schools

The desire for success has driven some college students to the hospital. Many of them have taken prescription drugs to get better grades. They are referred to as “study drugs” and are easy to get and easy to abuse.

CBS4–02/25/2014

Washington DC Prepares For Presidential Inauguration

Inaugural Poet To Set Up Visiting Writers Program

Miami’s very own influential poet Richard Blancois has set up a program to help others reach their dreams.

02/18/2014

(AP)

Lawmakers Could Lower Costs In Florida’s Prepaid College Program

Looking to make higher education more affordable, state lawmakers Tuesday moved forward with a plan that would lower costs in the Florida Prepaid College Program and lead to about $50 million in refunds for some already-enrolled families.

CBS Miami–02/18/2014

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Signing Day Around The SEC

An overall look at how the 14 schools in the Southeastern Conference fared Wednesday on Signing Day.

CBS Miami–02/06/2014

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No. 25 Pittsburgh Beats Miami 59-55 In OT

Lamar Patterson came up with a big basket to help send the game to overtime. When overtime came, he took over.

02/05/2014

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