Monthly Archives: June 2013

Top 5 In-Demand Degrees

Going back to school has its challenges. Finding the program that would be the best investment of your time and money is another challenge in itself. When choosing a college it’s always important to explore a variety of programs to assure that your choice reflects your interests and meets your career goals, but also is
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E-cycle Your Unwanted Electronics Here

On June 7, 2013, Globe University-Wausau hosted the first E-cycle (electronics recycling) event on the campus. Opportunity Development Center, Inc. (ODC) collected the items for further processing. 1,801 lbs of electronics were collected from Wausau residents and campus staff and students. Campus student ambassadors and staff assisted ODC employees in unloading items from vehicles and
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Baby Bunnies and All: Vet Techs Practice Skills at Oconto Area Humane Society

Students earning veterinary technology degrees at Globe University-Green Bay took a field trip to the Oconto Humane Society as part of an applied learning project. The trip offered students the chance to work with animals and demonstrate their skills, such as practicing venipunctures, ear cleanings and nail trims. The students saw how the Oconto Area
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Merrill to Moore: These College Students Know Tornado Relief

In April of 2011, a tornado touched down in Merrill, Wisc., about 30 miles north of the Globe University-Wausau campus.  This tornado caused millions of dollars in damage, including severe damage at a local airport and industrial park.  More than 60 homes were damaged, and several people were injured.  Some students of Globe University-Wausau were
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It Takes a Village—and Vet Tech Students—to Raise $4,500

Globe University veterinary technology degree students volunteered their time and service at the Village of Bellevue’s K9 Karnival that raised more than $4,500 for a new off-leash dog park. Students in the Introduction to Veterinary Technology class worked with this event as an applied learning project that helped students practice vet tech skills and provided
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What are Singing Bowls? Massage Students Find Out

Singing bowls—what are they? The term seems a little silly at first, until you learn about the long history of these calming objects. Singing bowls date back to ancient times and are still used today by health professionals, teachers and many others. Their calming ability makes them desirable during relaxation and meditation. These bowls are
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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 to work with two local market gardening businesses to learn more about the Community Garden
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Graduates Shine with Honors at Graduation

On a hot summer evening in June, 35 Globe University-Woodbury graduates graced The Loft Stage at East Ridge High School in Woodbury, Minn., to accept their college degrees. Degrees ranging from business to veterinary technology were awarded that evening, and the students, staff and their families where treated with three great speakers—Mayor of Woodbury, Mary
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