Category Archives: Woodbury Campus

Medical Assisting Grad: ‘It was Money Well Spent’

When Globe University-Woodbury Director of Career Services, Rachel Morin, had to get surgery on her Achilles tendon at HealthPartners in St. Paul, Minnesota, she noticed the level of professionalism and care of her medical assist. It just so happened that the medical assistant was a 2013 graduate of the medical assisting (MA) program. Rachel said she found
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Globe University Vet Tech Students Travel to Thailand to Work with Elephants

Two veterinary technology students from Globe University – Woodbury campus took their love for animals to a new level by traveling to Thailand to work with elephants. Haley Schommer and Shannon Vesledahl stumbled across a college veterinary service summer program called Loop Abroad. They did some research and decided to apply. Little did they know
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Is Information Technology the Right Fit for Me?

Globe University-Woodbury Information Technology (IT) Program Chair, Tunji Akanbi, has been teaching IT with Globe for the past eight years. Prior to teaching, he worked as a web developer and is fluent in the following web development languages HTML 5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP & SQL. “I have always been fascinated by computers and how raw data
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Globe University Massage Student Helps Treat Teen with Rare Disease

Fun and outgoing is how many people would describe 14-year-old Chris. Most teens only have the anticipation of entering high school, but not Chris. He is looking forward to both entering high school and his surgery to help correct a rare disease he has called Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). OI is a genetic disorder characterized by
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Project Management: Little Details Make a Big Difference

Project management is one of the fastest growing areas in the business world today. By definition, it must not be something a company does as a normal part of their business; it must be a separate entity. Project management class is designed to show the student all aspects of how to plan, design and implement
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Earning More Money But Feel Like There Still Isn’t Enough?

Nine out of 10 Americans do not understand inflation. Inflation is a growth in the money supply. The Federal Reserve creates additional money, and it enters circulation. Since there is an increase in the number of dollars available, each dollar buys a little less. Think of it this way: you have a used car. It
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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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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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BS Paralegal Grad: ‘An Investment in Yourself is The Best Thing You Can Do’

An investment in yourself is the best thing you can do, according to Ania Gonzalez, Globe University-Woodbury campus paralegal graduate. Before Ania graduated from Globe with her Bachelor of Science in Paralegal degree, she landed a job at the legal department at Great Clips as a compliance specialist. Shortly after graduation, Ania sat for the Law
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