Category Archives: Engineering Drafting & Design

Engineering Students Excel at Certification Exam

SolidWorks is a leading CAD software used in the mechanical design industry. There are three levels of certification available for industry professionals. Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA): for students that finish a mechanical program. Certified SolidWorks Professional (CSWP): for people that … Continue reading

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Architectural Drafting & Design Students Learn from These Industry Professionals

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Building an educational program is a lot like building a strong high-rise. It all begins with designing a strong foundation that will allow the building to stand strong in the real world for years to come. Similarly, an educational program’s foundation begins … Continue reading

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$1,000 Scholarship Opportunity for Architectural Drafting & Design Students

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Globe University-Woodbury partners with the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) Minnesota Council to award a $500 scholarship to students in the architectural drafting and design program. Globe University will then match that amount, awarding a student a total of … Continue reading

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Why I Chose Globe University for Engineering

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Vincent Ingvalson explains why he chose to attend Globe University-Woodbury for the engineering drafting and design (EDD) program. Ingvalson enrolled in the EDD program in the spring of 2013 and made the Dean’s list in his first quarter. Describe your … Continue reading

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Why Being a Full-Time Student Pays Off

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With the excitement of registering for classes at Globe University may also come anxiety for some students who struggle with the commitment of taking a full-time vs. part-time course schedule. We understand that students have jobs, families and further obligations that … Continue reading

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What Does It Take for 100+ Students to Earn Perfect Attendance?

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It is a difficult task to achieve perfect attendance in college, your job or any social function. However, students at the Globe University-Woodbury campus take on this challenge every quarter, and to our surprise and delight, a good portion of … Continue reading

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Local College Educates the Community for Free

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Throughout a given year the Globe University-Woodbury campus hosts an average of 10-15 free workshops open to students and the community. The majority of the workshops are hosted by a program chair or an instructor of one of the programs … Continue reading

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Engineering My Life – Volleyball and Communication

Contributed by Pam Schumacher, Mechanical Engineering Technology Instructor – Globe University and NTI School of Technology In order for proper communication, it is so important for everyone to speak the same language.  In engineering, we have standards for drawings and … Continue reading

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OZ Is Great and Powerful Because of His Engineers!

Contributed by Pam Schumacher, Mechanical Engineering Technology Instructor – Globe University Last weekend I went to see Oz, the Great and Powerful with my two tween daughters.  We were all interested to see the origins of the Wicked Witch and … Continue reading

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Engineering my Life – Poka-Yoke

Contributed by Pam Schumacher, Mechanical Engineering Technology Instructor – Globe University My husband and I are both engineers.  I think we have a pretty ordinary household, 3 children, a dog and a copy of every episode of Firefly, Babylon Five … Continue reading

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