Category Archives: Madison West Campus

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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Tips to Keep Dogs Cool for the Summer

Summertime and hot weather have arrived. For some of our four-legged friends, the warmer temperatures pose some unique challenges to staying cool. Here are some easy tips to help your pet stay safe from the heat. Rule No. 1 is never to leave your dog in a parked car alone. In many states it is
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Get up & Go Fitness Challenge Highlights Teachings at Madison West

Old students and friends of David Walker, exercise science program chair at Globe University were called on recently to demonstrate their knowledge of current fitness trends as well as lasting techniques and skills to showcase how Globe can serve the greater community through fitness education. Current and former students taught 10-minute mini classes. Alicia Lipska,
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How to Tell if Your Pet is Suffering from Allergies

The sun is out; the trees are in full bloom, and you may notice that your pet keeps licking its paws into a pink, mushy mess. Pets, like a lot of people, can get seasonal allergies that flare up a few times a year. It can bring some discomfort to your furry friends – like
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Support at Globe University Stands Out for Marine Corps Veteran

After serving in the Marine Corps and nearing the end of his term, Johnathon Michler got into an accident and broke his leg. His recovery took him awhile and during his physical therapy, he got to know the people who worked with him. From there, he decided working with people and fitness was something he
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Student Spotlight: Knowing When to Ask for Help Leads to Success

Recently, Maia Novotnak, was chosen to become the face of some of the Globe University Marketing. Maia graduated in December of 2013 from Globe University – Madison West with her associate’s degree in business administration. Maia was the student speaker that year at graduation.  She returned to school and will complete her bachelor’s degree in
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9 Ways to Get Your Kids Active During Winter

For parents, the winter months can wreak havoc on your patience. It is no easy task being cooped up with children 24/7. With the kids bouncing off the walls and not always the option to say “just go outside”, we caught up with Globe University exercise science instructor and personal trainer, Jill Jenks. She shares
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Meet the New Librarian at Globe University – Madison West

Have you met our new Globe University – Madison West Campus Librarian? Please join us in welcoming Katie Sherwood to the campus! Katie is excited to be working with students, instructors and staff in the academic setting, doing reference work, library instructions, and will also be an instructor for Professional Communications 1 (PD160), in session
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