Have you ever dreamed of a hands-on profession in the healthcare field? Oral health is directly related to overall health. The skills and knowledge that dental hygienists acquire have far-reaching health effects that can help save lives. Perhaps you want … Continue reading Would I Make a Good Dental Hygienist?
When it comes to education in the United States, we are becoming more competitive. It is no longer enough to have a high school diploma on its own. To reach success, many students today will plan to attend a college … Continue reading Does a Magnet School Look Good for College Applicants?
As an aspiring nurse, you have several options when it comes to your education. You can choose to pursue an associate degree or a bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Both degree paths will make you eligible to take your licensing exam … Continue reading 7 Must-Take RN Courses for Aspiring Nurses
If you are a motivated, compassionate person who is looking for a career that involves helping others, you may be considering some options within the healthcare industry. You may want to jumpstart your career, yet do not want to get … Continue reading What are the Respiratory Therapist Requirements in Connecticut?
The health and safety of the environments in which we live, work, and play is more important than ever before. Everywhere – from where you dine to where you receive health care – must adhere to set health and safety … Continue reading How to Become a Sanitarian in 5 Steps
Accountability and Connections: The Career Fair, from YNK to YMK by Marty Levine, MA, SPHR, CPRW Goodwin University Career Specialist As we all spend an increasingly greater part of our lives in the virtual world, we are developing varying comfort levels … Continue reading Accountability and Connections: The Career Fair, from YNK to YMK
The manufacturing industry continues to grow, and the field is in need of skilled workers who are trained and knowledgeable in their trade. According to the Manufacturing Institute of Deloitte, an estimated 4.6 million jobs will be needed to be … Continue reading Is CNC Machining Hard, and Is It Possible for Me?
No matter where you are in life, the thought of attending college can be intimidating. Whether you have never been to college, are making a career change, or are going back for a second degree, the costs of tuition alone … Continue reading College Grants vs. Scholarships vs. Loans: What’s the Difference?
The Go-to Article for Goodwin’s First-Generation Students: How to overcome obstacles for those first in their families to go to college The article below hones in on the challenges first-generation students face and how they can overcome these obstacles to … Continue reading The Go-to Guide for Goodwin’s First-Generation Students
Many people will choose a career in nursing because they feel called to help others in need. Typically, they are compassionate, yet also resilient, individuals who desire to make an impact in some shape or form. The nursing field provides … Continue reading Is Nursing Right for Me?
In the face of a global pandemic, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNPs) are in high demand. Sources suggest that the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner job outlook will grow exponentially in 2021 and beyond. Below, we evaluate the current demand for … Continue reading Are Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners in Demand? PMHNP Job Outlook and Predictions for 2021
On December 17, 2020, Goodwin University received notification that it had received a $9,862 grant from Southern Connecticut Gas (SCG) under Connecticut’s Neighborhood Assistance Act tax credit program. SCG, United Illuminating (UI), and Connecticut Natural Gas (CNG) — all subsidiaries … Continue reading Goodwin University Receives Southern Connecticut Gas Grant to Support Energy Efficiency
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Goes Grad School: How creative expression and communication engage and connect classrooms By Dr. Sandi Coyne-Gilbert, MBA, DM Leadership is a practical and powerful course of study for students looking to learn about themselves and … Continue reading Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Goes Grad School
As we enter 2021, many of us do not want to look back on the year we’ve left behind. A global pandemic shook the world and took the healthcare field by storm. Many of us are now looking ahead, including … Continue reading Why Pursue a Health Career in 2021?
During the spring 2020 semester, I facilitated a cohort of 15 learners in Goodwin University’s ENet program. ENet is an entrepreneurial program that provides learners who were formerly incarcerated the opportunity to earn a small business start-up certificate at Goodwin. … Continue reading Four Strategies to Overcome the Challenges of Facilitating Formerly Incarcerated Learners
Are you looking for a fresh start for your best self? Read below for 21 hacks on how to honor your health and happiness this new year. 1. Actively listen to those around you. Listen to respond, not react. Resist the … Continue reading 21 Self-Care and Self-Improvement Tips to Conquer 2021
A Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) is responsible for providing mental health care. The patients who see a PMHNP may suffer from a wide variety of chronic or acute psychiatric disorders. To become qualified to treat mental health patients, … Continue reading What Does a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Do?
If you are looking for a rewarding career that involves helping others, the fields of health and human services may be calling your name. Healthcare and human service professionals are more important today than ever before. The global pandemic hit … Continue reading Health and Human Services Careers are in High Demand