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Globe University-La Crosse Programs Donate Back to the Community

The Globe University-La Crosse campus has an ongoing partnership with New Horizon’s Domestic Abuse Shelter. The La Crosse campus prepared and donated personal gift bags to the shelter over the summer and participated in the Domestic Abuse Walk in October. This time, Massage Therapy students were able to get a break from their studies in November
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Sioux Falls Medical Assistant Students Volunteer at American Heart Walk

Recently, medical assisting students at Globe University in Sioux Falls donated their time and knowledge at the South Dakota American Heart Association Walk. Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States and almost all of us know someone directly affected by the disease, according to the American Heart
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Student Medical Assistant Group Participates in New Horizon’s Walk to End Abuse

On Tuesday, Oct. 4, the Globe University-La Crosse  Student Medical Assistant Group (SMAG) and 25 other participants attended the New Horizon’s Walk to End Abuse at Cameron Park for Domestic Abuse Awareness Month. Participants of the walk created signs to vocalize about domestic abuse and proceeded to walk to city hall for a proclamation reading
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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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Medical Assistant Students Get Hands-on Learning Experience at GU-La Crosse

Students at Globe University  are often given the opportunity to take the knowledge they learn in their classes and apply it to real-world situations. Medical Assistant students in Darci Keenan’s CMA Review class at Globe University-La Crosse were given such an opportunity last term. The class conducted research, made homemade lip balm and bath soak, and shared their products and
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Medical Assistant Student Wins Women of Tomorrow Scholarship

The YWCA Wausau presented an opportunity for two $500 scholarships to be awarded; one to a young woman who will graduate high school (spring 2016) and the other to a returning student that is 24 years or older. On May 18, 2016, the Women of Vision awarded their 67th and 68th scholarships. One of those
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Around the Globe: Get to Know Classmate Amanda Kiesow

Name: Amanda Kiesow Program: Medical Assistant-Diploma Expected Graduation date: June 2016 Why did you choose Globe University? I chose Globe because they took my work experience and used that towards credit requirements. I also chose Globe because of the flexibility with scheduling classes. What do you do to stay motivated? I remember that I want
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Deanna Rego Selected as Faculty of the Year at Globe Madison East

Deanna Rego can understand things from many angles. This medical assistant program chair and now the faculty member of the year at Globe University-Madison East has come full circle in her journey as a student, mentor, instructor and now program chair. At one point while she was working as a certified medical assistant for Dean
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Medical Assistant Career Possibilities

If you’re interested in working in health care and you enjoy meeting people and helping solve problems, a career as a medical assistant may suit you perfectly. In 2014, medical assistants in the United States held more than 591,000 jobs, typically in hospitals, doctor’s offices, outpatient clinics and other medical facilities. With the country’s baby
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