Category Archives: La Crosse Campus

Globe University Students Learn Swedish Massage Technique

The summer quarter massage therapy  students at the Globe University-La Crosse Campus  learned their first massage therapy technique last month and put their skills to the test on outside clients on Aug. 30. This is the first time the students were able to practice on other individuals other than each other. Students treated the scenario
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10 Key Qualities for IT

Working in IT allows you to play a key role in a business’s success, and while you’ll need plenty of technical know-how, there are some other skills that will help you out as well. Great Communication Skills: In IT, you need to be able to not only implement ideas and keep up with technology, but
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Globe University – La Crosse Gives Back to Community

On June 17, 2016, staff members and instructors at Globe University- La Crosse came together for a common goal: to give back to the community. Staff members and instructors were encouraged to bring friends and family along, and overall the La Crosse campus had 32 volunteers for its Community Service Day. The volunteers purchased items and put
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Using LinkedIn for Your Career in the Medical Industry

LinkedIn is a professional networking site that is worth the investment of your time and energy. If you plan on working in the medical industry as a medical assistant or in nursing, not only can LinkedIn provide you plenty for job leads, it can help you brand yourself and connect with other professionals. We’ll share
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Medical Assistant Students Get Hands-on Learning Experience at GU-La Crosse

Students at Globe University  are often given the opportunity to take the knowledge they learn in their classes and apply it to real-world situations. Medical Assistant students in Darci Keenan’s CMA Review class at Globe University-La Crosse were given such an opportunity last term. The class conducted research, made homemade lip balm and bath soak, and shared their products and
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LinkedIn Tips for IT Professionals

As you enter the job market in search of IT jobs, you may find yourself a little dazzled by all of the options out there. How can you position yourself to be found by recruiters offering information technology jobs? One tool that should be in your tool belt as you start the search is LinkedIn.
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LinkedIn Tips for Massage Therapists

In today’s socially-connected world, professionals across all industries can benefit from having a fully-developed social media presence. This includes, most importantly, LinkedIn, a professional network that serves as both an online resume and a recruitment tool. LinkedIn has long been associated with white collar office work, but it is just as useful for those seeking
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Coding Bootcamps 101

Even a cursory understanding of programming and web design can pay dividends in the workforce, but an in-depth understanding of these concepts is key to landing a lucrative job in software development. Coding boot camps supply this in-depth knowledge by placing students in an immersive and very focused learning environment. Upon completion, students emerge with
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Globe Education Network Gives Back to Communities With Day of Service

Globe Education Network (GEN) hosted its ninth annual We Care Community Service Day on Friday, June 17, 2016. Hundreds of employees from Globe University and Minnesota School of Business, Minnesota School of Cosmetology, and the Institute of Production and Recording (IPR) volunteered their time with 21 organizations. Employees from the corporate office and campuses in
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La Crosse Vet Tech Students Hold Spay/Neuter Day for Shelter Animals

On Friday, June 3, 2016, Veterinary Technology students and instructors at Globe University-La Crosse teamed up to host a spay/neuter day for shelter animals. All of the campus veterinary technology instructors participated in the event, as well as 13 veterinary technology students. “It is definitely a Vet Tech Team event,” said Amy Stinson, the Veterinary Technology Program Chair.
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