Category Archives: Applied Learning

Medical Assistant Students Become Teachers

In a swarming classroom filled with seventh graders from Sherman Middle School, you could not ignore the chatter. “Gross!” “Oh my God, check this out!” “That’s crazy!” “What? How can that be?!” These were some of the many reactions from … Continue reading

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Globe’s Vet Tech Students Use Special Horses to Help Special People

The Globe University-Sioux Falls campus Equine class has developed a special relationship with HorsePower. HorsePower, formerly known as Handi-Riders, Inc., has served the Sioux Empire community for nearly 30 years. They believe in the connective power a horse can have … Continue reading

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Accounting Students Volunteer Their Expertise to Habitat for Humanity

By Samuel Fisher, director of career services At Globe University-Eau Claire, there are two fundamental practices at the core of the university’s ideology. 1. Provide hands-on real world training to students to prepare them for their career. 2. Give back … Continue reading

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Students Dazzle at On-Campus Networking Event

What is an elevator speech? What do I wear? How do you talk to someone you do not know? Questions were buzzing in Professional Communications when the topic of networking came up. The class was made up of medical assistant, … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Visit Furry Friends

Several future vet techs taking an introduction to veterinary technology course at Globe University-Appleton visited the Oshkosh Area Humane Society (OAHS) recently. As part of their program here at Globe, they will participate in many applied learning projects to gain … Continue reading

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5 Tips on How to Make the Most Out of an Internship

criminal justice,

“It doesn’t even feel like an internship because I enjoy it so much,” criminal justice student, Tabatha Felder, said about her internship at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. At Globe University, some programs do not require an internship, but that … Continue reading

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Thai Massage Students Push Themselves (and Their Clients) to a New Level

Massage therapy program students taking a Thai and Energy Work class this quarter recently took to the gym. This gym isn’t what you’d picture a typical gym to be, but rather what looks like an industrial space turned gym. The … Continue reading

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Challenge Accepted: Students Apply Their Skills to Help Save Lives

According to the Red Cross, every two seconds someone in the world is in need of a blood transfusion, yet only 38 percent of the population is eligible to donate blood. Due to this need, the Red Cross travels around … Continue reading

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Massage Students Offer a Healing Touch to a Very Special Population

Over five million incidences of domestic violence happen each year. Three women are murdered every day by significant others. Between 85-95 percent of domestic violence victims are women. Domestic violence occurs every nine seconds in the United States. These are … Continue reading

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How Vet Techs Treat Pets with the iPad®

Mollee using her iPad with Dr. Hass.

Have you ever participated in a photo shoot for drugs? That’s exactly how Dr. Elayne Hass, Resident Veterinarian at Globe University-La Crosse, encourages her vet tech program students to memorize the myriad of medications vet tech students are required to … Continue reading

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