Tag Archives: Jodie Liedke

Slimming Down for Summer: 3 Tips to Trim Your Writing

We are all trying to fit into that cute bathing suit that we purchased on clearance back in winter. We try all the quick slimming down fixes we can think of, but we know, in the end, they won’t work. Losing weight doesn’t take a 5 minute time window and neither does a quality paper.
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How Did He Do It? Nontraditional Student Breaks Through

I remember the first time I had Bob Matthews in class. It was July 2010, my first quarter teaching at Globe University-La Crosse, and my first professional teaching position. I was nervous for my first quarter, but not as nervous as Bob, a first quarter criminal justice degree student at the time. Bob, a nontraditional
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Is the Silent Killer After You?

The question is not “who” is the Silent Killer, but “what?”  Globe University students enrolled in the Patient Care Sciences 1 class studying for their medical assistant certification uncovered the answer to this question. At Sauber Manor, affordable housing for seniors and handicapped individuals provided by the La Crosse Housing Authority, students performed a service-learning
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6 Leaders Reveal Childhood Secrets: Who’s Who Revealed!

Childhood Secrets Revealed! Did you read the previous blog post and try to figure out what Globe University-La Crosse leader matched the colorful childhood story? This post reveals what story belongs with what leader! Take a moment to read the previous post before learning the answers to enjoy the fun! So, do you think you
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5 Creative Ways to Burn Stress

Many students are not only juggling school, but family and perhaps one or two jobs, which can lead to one thing: stress, stress, and more stress.  There are many ways for students to release stress while they are in school.  Many Globe University-La Crosse students suggest lots of loud music, going for a drive or
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2 Students, 1 Teacher, and an Inspiring Road Trip

Bob Matthews, criminal justice student, and Liz Komarek, veterinarian technology student, car pooled and hit the road in Bob’s truck last fall to Lakeland College near Sheboygan, Wis., to meet up with inspiring authors at the 2012 Great Lakes Writers Festival, including their creative writing teacher and featured writer, me, Jodie Liedke. Why did they
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Marketing Artwork that Gives Back

A delightful, warm autumn forest, a crisp, strong snowy day, and a new smooth eye on Vincent Van Gogh’s “Starry Night,” are just three vibrant scenes portrayed in the artwork created by the clients of Riverfront and soon-to-be marketed by Globe University-La Crosse students this past quarter. Associate Dean June Vatland’s marketing students helped create
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