Tag Archives: Medical assisting program

Hands-On Experience Helps Confirm GU-Wausau Student’s Career Goals

Globe University prides itself on instilling the value of volunteering in the community and the enrichment gained professionally and personally from these experiences.  Recently, Maria Petrowski, medical assistant student, gained confirmation that her chosen career field is the right one. “The time spent with the residents reaffirmed in me the passion to be in patient
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Globe University-Wausau Hits a “Goal” in Saving Lives

It started out as any normal day on the Globe University-Wausau campus until 10:30 a.m. when the big blue and yellow truck pulled up outside the front doors and began unloading the equipment that turned the commons area from a social meeting area to a blood collection center. The Blood Center of Wisconsin was on campus
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Heart Walk 2013: A True Community Event

 Over 2,500 participants gathered above Falls Park near Downtown Sioux Falls for Heart Walk 2013.  The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premiere event that brings communities together to raise funds and celebrate progress in the fight against this country’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart diseases and stroke. The day was filled with
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Superheroes of Education Open Doors: Will You Walk Through?

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week. You’ve heard it before: “If you can read this, thank a teacher.”  It is true that your ability to read and learn has opened doors of opportunity for you. It is also true that the faculty and staff at Globe University-Eau Claire have the power to open doors for you with
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Health Science Day a Home Run

Here’s a question for you. How do you get high school students to say things like, “Thank you for the great experience.  I had a great day and learned a lot” and “Thank you so much for a wonderful experience!  It was a BLAST!”?  The answer may surprise you!  These comments were a direct result
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Road Trip! Students Prepare for Body Worlds Exhibit

Dozens of plasticized human bodies on display sounds rather morbid to me!  But the 20-plus students from the massage therapy, medical assisting, and criminal justice programs at Globe University-Eau Claire are excited to take a trip to the Minnesota Science Museum to see the Body Worlds exhibit on March 16 to enjoy this very experience!
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Words of Wisdom from a Medical Assistant

Geralyn McGregor was recognized as Graduate of the Winter 2013 Quarter. McGregor graduated from Globe University-Woodbury in 2006 with her Associate in Applied Science degree in medical assisting. Since graduation, she has worked in pediatrics at HealthEast Care System in Maplewood, Minn., for five years before moving to the Woodbury, Minn., clinic for the past
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Are You Ready for Some GOOD News?

It’s out there! Bad news is everywhere! We’ve all had our fill of bad news from shootings to catastrophic storms in the news. It would be refreshing to hear some good news for once! Good news!  Globe University staff and students have been part of creating a happier and healthier community! Throughout the past year,
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Scholarships: FREE Money Toward College

Less than 20 percent of the Globe University-Woodbury students apply for scholarships, according to the campus’s financial aid department. Globe University believes that higher education should be accessible to those who want it. For this reason, we offer a number of opportunities to help students defray the costs of education.  “According to the Institute for
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Medical Assistant Students ‘Tick’ Off Hunters

Some hunters got “ticked off’ at Gander Mountain recently. Students in the medical assistant degree program at Globe University-Eau Claire helped educate hunters about the dangers of common tick-borne diseases at a Men’s Health Event at Gander Mountain. The event was intended to meet the needs of men and young hunters. This free event was
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