Monthly Archives: November 2013

Globe University Transforms Into Child Wellness Clinic

From crayons to cotton balls to stethoscopes and scales, medical assistant program students at Globe University-Madison West transformed their classroom into a child wellness clinic for the good of learning. Well-child health care helps to keep children safe and healthy. The “mock” Child Wellness Clinics at Globe University-Madison West offers a unique experience for our
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Top 11 Employers in the Twin Cities

Minnesota is known for its high quality of living, lakes and outdoor opportunities, friendly people (Minnesota nice!)…and, of course, a spate of Fortune 500 companies. Looking at major employers in the Twin Cities, UnitedHealth Group comes in at No. 1 in terms of revenue and No. 10 for most employees. It’s one of several insights that
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Students Turn Knowledge into Practice to Help Local Nonprofit

Maybe you haven’t picked up your company’s employee handbook in a while, and maybe you wouldn’t even realize how out of date some can be. Globe University-Appleton students taking the Business Law class this quarter recently partnered with St. Vincent de Paul, a local nonprofit organization that seeks to provide tangible assistance to those in
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How to Get a Job Before You Graduate: 4 Steps

Courtney Newton got a great job before she even completed her bachelor degree in criminal justice at Globe University-La Crosse. Since August of 2012, she’s been working as a Correctional Officer with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections at the New Lisbon Correctional Institution. How did she get a job before she graduated? She followed these
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What’s Hiding in Your Mouth: Medical Assistant Students Investigate

Ever wonder if your pet’s mouth is dirtier than yours? That was the question students in the medical assistant program at Globe University-Madison East posed to second-graders at Cottage Grove Elementary School recently.  Medical assistant program students in the Microbiology and Urinalysis class visited the school to work with Mrs. Riley and Mrs. Melde’s second
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Massage Therapy Student Teaches Pregnant Woman Benefits of Massage

At nine months pregnant, most women would do almost anything to help with the uncomfortable and swollen-all-over feeling. I would know—I am soon approaching my due date. Fortunately for me, I work at Globe University-Woodbury, which has a massage therapy program that—to my surprise and delight—was focusing on lymphatic massage. Lymph Drainage Therapy (LDT) is
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5 Resources to Help You Manage Your Online Education

Being an Online student can come with some unique challenges, especially if you’re a first time college student with no previous experience of attending classes in an online environment. Thankfully, Globe University-Online has developed several helpful resources for our students that were designed to help them effectively manage their education, from top to bottom. For Online
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Perfect Attendance Pays Off for Students

Attendance is very important to ensure success in your personal and professional life. Attendance and active participation in the classroom are critical for learning new skills, techniques and the overall program at Globe University-Woodbury. Therefore, students are expected to be present and on time for all classes. We know it’s a tall order and a
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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 authority’s elderly residential centers. To support the needs of residents, Globe’s Patient Care Sciences classes
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