Category Archives: Appleton Campus

Employee Spotlight: Globe University–Appleton’s Newest Addition, Jamie Whitwam, CMA (AAMA)

Meet Globe University-Appleton’s new Medical Assistant Program Externship Coordinator Jamie Whitwam, in her own words: In December 2005, I received my certification for nurse’s assistant from Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. I worked as a CNA in a … Continue reading

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Graduate Spotlight: Veterinary Technology Graduate Brad Melum

Brad Melum is making a difference. Brad graduated with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology in March of 2014. After graduating from high school Brad attended University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh where he studied economics and elementary education. He knew … Continue reading

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How to Engage Those with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease

There are over 35.6 million people worldwide living with dementia, according to World Health Organization. Would you know how to interact with someone suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease? Recently, medical assistant students taking Patient Care Sciences completed an applied … Continue reading

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Global Citizenship Students Gain New Titles: Blanketeers for Project Linus

Have you heard about Project Linus? The organization provides a sense of warmth and security by providing handmade blankets to children who are seriously ill or traumatized. “Project Linus is an example of a grassroots change effort. The founder, Karen … Continue reading

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Globe University-Appleton Announces New Medical Assistant Program Chair

Globe University-Appleton has announced a new medical assistant (MA) program chair, but she is not an unfamiliar face. “Michelle Vanden Heuvel has accepted another title. She has been with Globe University-Appleton since 2011 as the MA program externship coordinator, and assumed … Continue reading

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26 Staff and Students Donate Time and Talents for Community Service Day

Recently, 26 staff members and students from Globe University-Appleton participated in our organization-wide Community Service Day by assisting St. Joe’s Food Program and The Arc Fox Cities. “Community Service Day is a day set aside where the entire organization focuses … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Massage Therapy Student Christel Vanover

Massage therapy student Christel Vanover was recently awarded Student of the Month at Globe University-Appleton. Keep reading to find out how she stays motivated, maintains balance, and what advice she has for others pursuing their dreams. How do you balance … Continue reading

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Director of Career Services Jenny Schroth Receives TRiO Achiever Award

Written by Kimberly Stevens, campus director Recently, I had the privilege of being present while Jenny Schroth, our very own director of career services at Globe University-Appleton, received the TRiO Achiever Award. What’s the TRiO Achiever Award, and why did … Continue reading

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Professional Communication Students Organize Memorable Visit to Retirement Community

Professional Communication Instructor Suzanne McDonald gave her Professional Communication students a unique assignment that not only improves their communication styles, but also benefits an organization in the community. The assignment set out to teach students how to communicate effectively in the … Continue reading

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A Scholarship You Might Qualify for and Don’t Even Know It

Are you applying for the community service scholarship this quarter? You should be! “I believe the community service scholarship is the most important scholarship Globe University offers. It rewards students that demonstrate the We Care attitude [that] we at Globe … Continue reading

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