Category Archives: Applied Learning

Service Learning Project Leaves Lasting Memories for IT Student

As a student at Globe University-Online, part of your curriculum includes completing a service learning project. Service learning projects provide our students with a chance to volunteer at an organization in their community, and put to work the skills they’ve … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight on Mahad Jama: A Dream Becomes Reality

Remember when you were little and people always asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up? What was your answer? A teacher? A firefighter? A superhero? For medical assistant student Mahad Jama, he knew at a young … Continue reading

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Puppy Braces and Cat Toothpaste: What You Might Not Know About Your Pet’s Smile

Our smiles are important, and that’s why we take care of them by brushing and flossing our teeth and visiting the dentist regularly. But what about our pet’s teeth? Pets are supposed to have bad breath, right? Wrong! I recently … Continue reading

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Toothbrush or Carrots: Medical Assistant Students Explore Bacteria in the Mouth

What do carrots have in common with brushing your teeth? Globe University-Madison East students in the medical assistant program set out to answer that question when they visited second graders at Cottage Grove Elementary School. Second graders in Ms. Riley … Continue reading

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6 Professional Tips to Dress the Part: Never Wonder What to Wear Again!

Education, experience, and confidence are definitely key ingredients to land the initial interview. But when the big day arrives and you meet your potential boss, their first impression of your physical appearance can be a bigger factor than you thought. … Continue reading

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Giving Back: Massage Therapy Students Host Relaxation Event for Hospice Caregivers

Caring for a loved one with a terminal illness can be extremely difficult on family members and friends. It is for this reason that Jeaneen Roberts, Globe University-Eau Claire massage therapy instructor, has her Special Populations class coordinate a relaxation … Continue reading

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Globe University-Sioux Falls Vet Tech Students Give Back

On an overcast Saturday recently, the students of Globe University-Sioux Falls’s veterinary technology program had the opportunity to work with a local business partner in a joint effort to vaccinate pets in and around the community of Emery, South Dakota. … Continue reading

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Senator Shilling’s “Inside Look” at Globe University-La Crosse

Senator Jennifer Shilling was sure in for a surprise when she visited Globe University-La Crosse recently. Courtesy of a vet tech class, Senator Shilling had the opportunity to witness a goat necropsy, which is similar to an autopsy, used to … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Put Their Promise into Practice

The Vet Tech Oath “I solemnly dedicate myself to aiding animals and society by providing excellent care and services for animals, by alleviating animal suffering, and promoting public health.” Each quarter, students at Globe University’s veterinary technician school have the opportunity to not … 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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