Day: June 1, 2015

College grad job odds for Arkansas analyzed

College graduates searching for jobs in Arkansas don’t have the easiest time, according to a new report that takes an in-depth look at online job postings across the nation.
Arkansas is ranked in the bottom tier of the report along with other southern states. Dr. Tony Carnevale, lead author of report and director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, offered an insight.

“You’ve got relatively low-wage, low-skill jobs,” he said. “That’s the labor force that you keep because that’s the labor force that’s being hired, something of a self-perpetuating…

Spanish singer Julio Iglesias receives honorary degree from Berklee College of Music ¡Hola! Arkansas Little Rock, AR

Julio Iglesias received an honorary degree from Berklee College of Music in Boston. The music college awarded the Spanish singer-songwriter an honorary doctorate of music.

Iglesias has produced more than 80 albums throughout his career. He became one of the top 10 best-selling artists in the world after his records were sold more than 300 million copies. He also broke two Guiness world records with the first being set in 1983 for having sold the most records in the most various languages in history. Meanwhile, the second, the best-selling male Latin artist record, was set in 2013….