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  • Helios Education Foundation is Committed to Florida's Future

    July 8, 2016

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    July 8, 2016

    Helios Education Foundation is committed to ensuring every individual in Arizona and Florida has the opportunity to attend and is prepared to succeed in postsecondary education.   

    In Florida, … Read More

  • Helios Scholars at TGen Brings Biomedical Experiences to Over 400 Students

    June 20, 2016

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    June 20, 2016

    Every summer, hundreds of Arizona high school, undergraduate and graduate level students submit their applications in hopes of being one of the 49 students selected to be part of the Helios Scholars … Read More

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Rates in Arizona and Florida

    June 8, 2016

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    June 8, 2016

    According to the U.S. Department of Education, fewer high school seniors are completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) this year. This trend has also held true for both Arizona … Read More

  • Learners to Earners

    June 2, 2016

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    June 2, 2016

    Are Florida’s students prepared for the future workforce? Is the state’s education system preparing them to be Florida’s future earners? According to Georgetown University’s Center on Education and … Read More

  • Making the Grade: A Decade of Research Experiences for Arizona’s Students

    May 24, 2016

    Author: Brandy Wells, Director of Public Affairs and Education for TGen

    May 24, 2016

    Over the past decade, patients haven’t been the only beneficiaries of the leading-edge research conducted at the Phoenix-based Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). Since 2007, Arizona … Read More

  • Florida's Future Depends on Today's Learners

    May 24, 2016

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    Author: Tony Carvajal, Executive Vice President, Florida Chamber Foundation

    May 24, 2016

    That was the prevailing theme when more than 250 business, workforce, education, philanthropy and community leaders gathered together in June in Orlando for the Florida Chamber Foundation's 2016 … Read More

  • LEAP – New Program Launched in Hillsborough County To Focus on Increasing Postsecondary Degree Attainment

    May 16, 2016

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    May 16, 2016

    “Education is the single most powerful tool an individual can attain.  Education has the power to open the doors of opportunity, break the cycle of poverty and promote a more engaged citizenry,” said … Read More

  • Arizona Education on Horizon

    May 13, 2016

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    May 13, 2016

    The most recent segment of Arizona Education focuses on paying for college and highlights the innovative partnership between Starbucks and Arizona State University.  The segment also includes a panel … Read More

  • Creating Opportunities For Success: 2015 In Review

    April 13, 2016

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    Author: Paul J. Luna, President and CEO

    April 13, 2016

    As I traveled through the states of Arizona and Florida in 2015 engaging with our partners, getting to know the people impacted by our work, and reflecting on our Foundation’s vision and commitment, … Read More

  • Three Florida Universities Partnering To Increase Student Success

    April 8, 2016

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    Author: Linda Jacobson

    April 8, 2016

    As a high school student in Venezuela, Alejandro Bolivar found himself fascinated by biology. So when his family followed his grandparents to the Tampa area, Bolivar applied to the University of … Read More

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