Monthly Archives: February 2012

Competition generates big turnout for GU-Wausau Blood Drive.

Each quarter, The Blood Center of Wisconsin Blood Drive and Globe University-Wausau campus collaborate in an effort to supply local blood banks and strengthen the community’s ability to respond to medical emergencies and needs. In just under an hour, Blood Center Staff, GU Staff and students worked together to transform the GU-Wausau  commons into a fully staffed Blood
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Paralegal creates legal professional group

Started by paralegal Christie Thompson, the Minnesota Legal Professionals In Transition is a networking group that focuses on sharing employment and educational opportunities.  The next meeting is Thursday, March 8th from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Lunds’ community room , 3945 50th Street, Edina, MN.  The speaker will be Kari Rosand Scanlon, H.R. training specialist at JEM
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Woodbury Students Learn the Art of Giving Back

Globe University-Woodbury class donates their time and elbow grease at Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore Eight students in a Global Citizenship class at Globe University’s Woodbury, Minn., campus gave back to their community by volunteering at ReStore on a Saturday morning. Prior to their service, they researched issues related to poverty and housing and set goals for
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Residents of Assisted Living facility connect with Medical Assistant students

Students in MA149 completed their service learning project by visiting residents at the “Allouez Parkside Village Assisted Living” center.  After speaking with one student, Kelly, I learned that many students continued to visit the residents following the required time commitment.  Kelly said “I enjoy spending time with the residents and socializing and have continued to
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What are the Legal Trends for 2012?

If you want to know what’s going on in the legal field, you will want to meet Sally Kane. Sally Kane writes the Legal Career Guide. Her articles are insightful and this week’s article is about what’s happening in the legal field this year. Hot practice areas If you’re interested in a legal field, but
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Healing Hands, the Newest Student Organization On Campus

Are you new to the Massage Therapy program? Would you like to meet other students on an informal basis and learn about a great Service Learning opportunity? Well, come to the next Healing Hands Massage Club meeting this Wednesday, the 29th at 3:30 in room 207! The purpose of this meeting is to discuss their
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Helping Heroes in Planning for the Future

Wills for Heroes, an organization to help police officers, firefighters, emergency medical professionals, paramedics and correction officers plan for their future was where Jeannie Loehrer discovered her paralegal skills could be utilized.  While a student in the paralegal program’s Field Preparation class, Jeannie became a data entry volunteer at Wills for Heroes. Data entry volunteers
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Vet Tech Faculty Support the Coulee Region Humane Society!

Globe University-La Crosse truly appreciates their terrific partnership with the Coulee Region Humane Society. Globe students and faculty get the pleasure of working with Humane Society dogs, cats, and other pets to attain experience in providing examinations, administering vaccinations, and assisting in health procedures. In turn, the Humane Society animals receive care from Globe students
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