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Vet Tech Student Puts New Spin on Support for Local Humane Society

Danielle Stone is no stranger to the Humane Society. She is a student in the veterinary technology program at Globe University-Wausau who recently took her love for animals in a new direction by organizing a donation and supply run for … Continue reading

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Student Helps Raise over $10k in Donations for Young Man with Brain Injury

Throughout your education at Globe University-Online, it’s likely you’ll participate in a course that requires you to perform some sort of service learning project. The typical service learning project consists of a student taking their classroom skills and applying them … Continue reading

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Globe University Recognized in National Merit Awards

Partnership with Globe Medical Assistant Program and the La Crosse Housing Authority Honored For over two years, Globe University-La Crosse medical assistant students have supported the La Crosse Housing Authority (LHA) with interactive presentations to educate residents of seven of the … Continue reading

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Local Student-Business Owner Creates Hands-On Education for Classmates

There are many examples of great partnerships between local businesses and Globe University-Woodbury, a result of Globe’s service/applied learning initiative that students do in every program. One example is Johnson Jewelers, a local jewelry store in Woodbury, Minn. Jeff Johnson … Continue reading

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You Can Give Back to Your Community – Just by Gardening!

Are you a gardener? Are you a gardener that wants to give back to your community? What a great combination! A good way to get started is partnering with the local Community Garden Partnership! Students at Globe University-Appleton  were proud … Continue reading

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Taking Steps to Save Babies’ Lives

“We help moms have full-term pregnancies and research problems that threaten the health of babies.”  This is the March of Dimes foundation’s promise and the mission. On April 27 students and staff from Globe University-Eau Claire had an opportunity to step … Continue reading

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Community Service: It’s What We do!

If you think you are too small to make a difference, try spending the night in a closed room with a mosquito. -African Proverb That’s how I felt as I headed into the vast woods of Beaver Creek Reserve on … Continue reading

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Do Students Care About Service Learning?

Globe University-La Crosse students have terrific opportunities to grow beyond their classrooms. Instructors at Globe skillfully coordinate service-learning projects where students can apply classroom knowledge to address real world problems in local and national communities. Concepts from textbooks come alive … Continue reading

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You’ll Love How These Students Came Together to Help the Homeless!

Collaboration is a great thing—especially when students are heading up the project! Medical assistant degree program students at Globe University-Appleton recently banded together during two service-learning projects at COTS, a local nonprofit organization. COTS provides homeless individuals a safe and … Continue reading

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What is Service Learning?

Service learning. What is it, anyway? A phrase most often heard in the classroom, service learning is a method of teaching and learning that combines academic classroom instruction with meaningful, related services that help local businesses and organizations. Globe University … Continue reading

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