Diseases, life expectancy, access to medical resources – these are all important to the health of a population. Virtually everyone on earth is impacted by public health issues, which makes the field of public health an incredibly powerful one. Public … Continue reading How to Choose a Public Health Graduate Program
On March 23, 2019 Goodwin College kicked off the 20th anniversary festivities with the inaugural Goodwin Awards. Emceed by Damon & Cory from Country 92-5, the evening was filled with fun, food, and friendship. The main event for the evening … Continue reading The Goodwin Awards
Goodwin College has received national recognition for the integrity of its individualized and engaging education. As an institution whose primary goals are based on student success and satisfaction, Goodwin College has been named one of the renowned Colleges of Distinction … Continue reading Goodwin Championed as a College of Distinction
As we’ve all seen in headlines over the years, disaster and tragedy can strike at any time. Forget the Marvel characters. Our country needs real-life superheroes to protect us in the face of danger. If you desire a career that … Continue reading What is Public Safety and Where Do You Fit in?
Nursing is one of the most rewarding careers you can pursue today. On a daily basis, nurses work hard to make a difference in patients’ lives, helping them to get better, stay healthy, and sustain a high quality of … Continue reading LPN vs. RN Infographic: What’s the Difference?
Walk into any healthcare facility – a hospital, a nursing home, a doctor’s office – and you will be surrounded by caring and quick-moving nurses. And if you look close enough, you will see that many of these nurses … Continue reading LPN vs. CNA Infographic: What’s the Difference?
The great leaders of tomorrow are preparing for their future today. Are you with them? Across every industry and organization, effective leaders are needed to ensure success. Perhaps you see yourself managing a big firm, overseeing an entire department, or … Continue reading 4 College Degrees in Leadership that You Can Pursue Today
Within the healthcare field, there is a certain hierarchy of titles and patient care providers. For example, you have doctors, you have nurses, and you have nursing assistants. Each position varies in their level of responsibility, as well as their … Continue reading CNA vs. RN: What’s the Difference?
Goodwin Management and Leadership Options Provide Easy Access for Students by Kobie Adams, Goodwin College Intern The Management and Leadership program at Goodwin College offers training in practical leadership skills that prepare students to become successful managers in any workplace. … Continue reading Goodwin Management and Leadership Options Provide Easy Access for Students
This fall, a new memorial honoring the more than 30,000 Connecticut men and women who have given their lives in military service will be installed on the campus of Goodwin College in East Hartford. The “Connecticut Fallen Star Memorial” is … Continue reading CT Fallen Star Memorial Dedication Planned in East Hartford
Planning on becoming an epidemiologist, biostatistician, public health educator, disaster specialist, or public health inspector? All great ideas. As Forbes reported in a forecast on 2019 healthcare trends, we’re anticipating this industry to stay the on forefront of political, social, … Continue reading What the Best MPH Programs Have in Common
It takes the right skills to be a great leader. Some of these skills come naturally, but many of them can (and should) be learned with the proper education and experience. For example, team management and change management. Or, budget … Continue reading 4 Master’s in Leadership Career Paths
I recently had the privilege to interview Dr. Sherri Bernier, affectionately known to her students as “Dr. B.” Dr. B has been at Goodwin since 2012 and has taught many classes, many of which I have taken with her. I … Continue reading Q&A with Dr. Sherri Bernier – A Goodwin College Educator
Merilee DeJohn, a second grade teacher at Highcrest Elementary School in Wethersfield, Connecticut, was inspired to pursue her passion for education through volunteerism. “I began volunteering in my children’s school when they were young. This segued into a job … Continue reading From Volunteer to Second Grade Teacher
So you want to pursue a career in the criminal justice field. Good for you! It takes a dedicated, and certainly brave, kind of person to choose such a bold line of work. While the criminal justice industry is a … Continue reading 5 Jobs in the Criminal Justice Field that You Can Land in Two Years or Less
From designing Navy welding curriculum to embracing a Universal Design for Learning as a Goodwin welding instructor, professor and PhD candidate, Keith Carter, MHR, MSW shares his journey to becoming an expert in his field. Keith Carter’s welding students didn’t … Continue reading Goodwin Thought Leaders: Keith Carter Welding
If you have a passion for improving communities, one of the best ways that you can invest your skills and dedication is through a career in public health. There are so many angles from which leaders in public health address … Continue reading Flash Forward: What Can You Do with a Master’s in Public Health?
There’s no doubt about it – the workplace is changing, and leadership is adapting. Everything from boss-employee dynamics, to job titles and scope of role, are undergoing a dynamic shift. Modern workplaces are no longer individually success-focused, but rather, promote … Continue reading 3 Benefits of Effective Leadership for an Organization