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Massage Therapy Student Finds Her Niche at Globe University

High school dropout Angie Crowner never thought she could succeed in school. She says she was at her “lowest of lows” when she enrolled in the Massage Therapy program at the Globe University – Appleton campus in March 2013, and … Continue reading

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Cups, Fire & Spoons: Massage Therapy Students Explore Eastern Techniques

While a massage therapist’s tool of choice is typically their own two hands, some massage therapists enjoy incorporating other tools into their practice. Students in the massage therapy program taking Anatomy and Physiology this quarter learned first-hand about two eastern … Continue reading

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Globe University Faculty Profile: The Story of Toby

Years ago, massage therapy program instructor,Toby Mulvihill, started college. Then he changed his mind and quit college. He started again in a new environment. It just didn’t click. Between jobs and travel, he was hoping he could figure out what … Continue reading

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Hands-On Learning: Massage Therapy Students Give Back to Community

As we all know and can attest to, “practice makes perfect.” Whether you’re studying for an upcoming exam or trying to master that new song on the violin, the more hours you put into practicing, the better your end results. It … Continue reading

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Massage Therapy Student Wins $500 Scholarship

Molly Lindus, enrolled in her first quarter as a massage therapy program student, listened to the appeal from her instructor, Sharon Pollock. “It was my first class,” Molly says, “Sharon told us about this scholarship, and that we had to … Continue reading

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Massage Therapy Students Host Spa Night to Ease Holiday Stress

Many people get stressed during the holidays. For some, it’s the list of things they need to do—baking, cooking, cleaning, shopping, wrapping, etc. For others, family gatherings bring extra stress. Whatever the reason may be, holidays and stress go hand in hand. To … Continue reading

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Massage Therapy Student Inspires Others with Her Strength

Massage therapy student, Amy Lang, was surprised when she won the Stand Out Student of the Year Award in the massage therapy program earlier this year. She was even more surprised when she was awarded Globe University-Madison East Student of the Month for … Continue reading

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Taking a Moment to Breathe: Massage for Memory Care Residents

It’s not the first or the last time Globe University-Madison West massage therapy program students visited Covenant Oaks Memory Care Center for their service and applied learning project. The relationship has developed over several years and has been rewarding for all. … Continue reading

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How Massage Therapy Goes Beyond Relaxation

When you think of massage therapy, I am willing to bet that words such as relaxing, soothing and calming come to mind. While it’s true that massage therapy is one very beneficial way to relax, massage offers so much more. Check out … Continue reading

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Turning Iron into Jelly: Students Provide Sports Massage During Ironman

Volunteering to gain real world experience is something Globe University-Madison West students love to do. So it’s no surprise to discover Globe massage therapy program students at this year’s Ironman Wisconsin race. Massage therapy students Stephanie Felts, Vicki Meier and … Continue reading

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