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Vet Tech Student Interns at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom

The opportunity to visit the “happiest place on earth” is something that most people only dream about. For Rebecca Harrell, a veterinary technology student at Globe University-Wausau, that dream not only became a reality but a once-in-a-lifetime experience working as an intern at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom. Rebecca said she was on Facebook one
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Globe University Student Gets “Magical” Opportunity

Globe University-Wausau veterinary technology student Rebecca Harrell will soon preview her dream job with an internship at Walt Disney World in Florida! “I’ve always wanted to work there,” Rebecca said. “So when I was scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed one night and saw Disney’s advertisement stating that they were accepting applications for this year’s internships,
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How to Be a Rockstar Intern

Scoring an internship as a college student can open doors. From making connections to learning the day-to-day duties you execute on the job, internships can be rewarding and enlightening. It’s more than fulfilling credits toward your degree. As the old saying goes: you’ll get out of it what you put into it. Taking advantage of
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Social Media Internship Strengthens Opportunities

By Laura Ankerson, business program student Laura Ankerson, one of our business program students, recently completed an internship at the Volunteer Center of Brown County. This internship allowed her an opportunity to strengthen her social media skills while helping a community partner. Below we share an excerpt from her personal experience in her own words.
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Does the Skills Gap Really Exist?

The term “skills gap” is used frequently in education and across industries from manufacturing to marketing and healthcare to information technology, but do we know what it means or if it truly exists? Colleges and other higher education institutions are tasked with preparing students for a successful career and employers rely on these institutions to
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5 Tips on How to Make the Most Out of an Internship

“It doesn’t even feel like an internship because I enjoy it so much,” criminal justice student, Tabatha Felder, said about her internship at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. At Globe University, some programs do not require an internship, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t valuable. In fact, Director of Career Services Elizabeth Disch says, “If you
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The Easiest Way to Search for an Internship? Start Here

Did you know seven out of 10 interns are offered a full-time position upon completion of their internship? Internships are remarkable tools for students to get their foot in the door at a company and gain meaningful knowledge and experience in a real world setting. In addition, several of the programs at Globe University-Online require
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5 Steps to IT Job Search Success

Ioana Constantin, IT Program Chair for Globe University Online, shares the steps for job search success for IT students. 1.  Start your job search early! Kicking off your job search even before graduation will help you reach your career goals sooner. Popular job boards such as CareerBuilder and Monster.com can be used to find IT
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Internships: A Win-Win-Win

A requirement for both the associate and bachelor’s paralegal studies degree program at Globe University includes an unpaid internship. Internships offer the opportunity for the student, internship site, and Globe University to work closely together, and each receives benefits in some way. Under our paralegal degree program curriculum, students have completed all of their legal
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