Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Election is Over – State Responses to Obamacare

Health Care Managers are closely watching how key parts of the Affordable Care Act are being implemented.  Health insurance exchanges are one provision of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).  Now that the election is over and the President has been re-elected, there is a wide range of responses from the states on how they will
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Paralegal Students as Website Gurus?

Students in the paralegal club at Minnesota School of Business-Moorhead have attended many events held by the Red River Valley Paralegal Association (RRVPA) to learn more about the paralegal field and network with professionals. However, they noticed that the organization’s website needed some work. The paralegal club  has taken on several extra projects since the group was
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Health Fitness Holiday Challenge

Holiday Challenge! Looking for a great way to get in or stay in shape over the holidays? Set a healthy fitness goal and challenge yourself.  One possible idea comes from Concept 2. Concept 2 is located in Vermont and they make the best rowing machines on the market. You may have seen these machines in
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14 Reasons to Donate Blood

Globe University-Madison West is hosting their quarterly American Red Cross blood drive on Thursday, December 6th from 10:30am-3:30pm in the student commons. This will be Globe University-Madison West’s sixth campus blood drive. The goal is to collect 30 units of blood. Last quarter’s drive resulted in 37 presenting donors and 31 units collected. Medical Assistant
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Facebook vs Instructors: 3 Tips to Pack the Most Punch

Sometimes I will hear instructors say, “Facebook is destroying the written word.” “No one can communicate anymore.”  (Yes, I have said this once or twice too.) Should instructors fly or fight when it comes to using Facebook in the classroom? After years of teaching while social media grew into its icon status today, I have
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Who to Know and Where to Go: Globe University-Wausau’s Many Resources

Who should you talk to if you want to refer a friend to Globe University? What about scholarship options, class schedules or resume assistance? Or even personal matters such as childcare needs and automobile issues? At Globe University–Wausau, there is no shortage of resources available to our students, and our staff and faculty are here
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Homelessness: Living a Day in Their Shoes

Two Globe University students wanted to take their service-learning project with a homeless shelter a step further.  Amber Culbert and Melissa Parnow, enrolled in the Global Citizenship class at Globe University -Eau Clairechose to get their hands on learning about a social issue at Sojourner House, a homeless shelter sponsored by Catholic Charities, that serves
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A Top 50 Military Friendly College Honors Our Military Students

The Globe University-Sioux Falls campus paid tribute to its military students on Tuesday, Nov. 13, with a Veterans Day ceremony. A video was shown at the event, featuring thank you messages to military students from their peers and the university’s staff and faculty. In addition to these sentiments, we dedicated a new flag that will be flown outside to
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