Tag Archives: veterinary technology school

Why Don’t You Donate Blood? Globe University-Green Bay Blood Drive Saves Lives

Did you know that this summer there is a major shortage of blood in Wisconsin? Globe University-Green Bay hosted its summer quarter blood drive attracting many students and community members to help give back and save lives at the same time! Ashley Scott, lead Global Citizenship instructor, facilitated and organized the drive working with student
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3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Vet Tech School

Finding the Right Vet Tech School You love animals. You want to make a difference. You want a career with a strong job outlook. A career as a veterinary technician or veterinary technologist (vet tech) may be right for you. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the expected job growth for veterinary technicians
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Globe University-Madison West Veterinary Technology Program Hosts State FFA Competition

What do you get when you have 112 high school students visiting Globe University-Madison West, dropping in and out of various classrooms and answering 125 questions such as “What is the correct term for blood in the urine”?  The answer is the Wisconsin state FFA (Future Farmers of America) vet science competition. Competing high schools
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First Comes Graduation, Then Comes…

Graduation is a time for students to celebrate one great achievement as they complete their college degree and begin working in the career field they love.  For one graduate, that night brought her one additional, very special surprise. After conferring of the diplomas and degrees, Rocky Klitzke, campus director at Globe University-Madison East, provided the closing
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Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Vet Tech?

If you ask any veterinarian or veterinary technician when they decided on their chosen career, they would probably all tell you the same thing: early. It’s something that’s engrained in their hearts from the start—a longing to treat and care for animals of all kinds. That’s why, when you decide on a career in animal
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Clean Up Your Facebook Profile Already!

Did you know an employer saw your “questionable” photos on Facebook? College graduates work hard to build a professional public appearance to showcase their qualifications. Social media is a huge part of a job seeker’s image and employers are looking at Facebook profiles—maybe even yours! New students at Globe University-La Crosse know it’s important it to
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How 40 Free Pet-icures Offered a Day of Service and Learning

On Saturday, May 4, the six students in the Applications of Veterinary Clinic Skills class—which is part of the veterinary technician school at Globe University-Sioux Falls—had the opportunity to collaborate with Your Pet Stop for their service-learning project. Service learning allows students to apply their knowledge obtained in the classroom to real life situations and
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Oh, the Places She’ll Go: Veterinary Technology Degree Takes Graduate Far

“Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” by Dr. Seuss is famous among traditional graduation gifts, but despite its popularity, few people fully understand and grasp the concept of where one’s degree may take them.  Here at Globe University-Sioux Falls though, veterinary technology school graduates are beginning to learn that due to the increasing supply of certified
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From the Winner’s Mouth – 4 Tips on Writing an Awesome Research Paper

Research papers. For some students they are a dreaded assignment, but for others they are a welcomed challenge. For Rebecca Phillips, a student in the veterinary technology training program at Globe University-Madison West, research papers mean winning an award. Becca, who submitted her paper titled “Canine Hypothyroidism,” was the winner of Globe University-Madison West Library’s
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