If you want to become a nurse, but are hesitant to commit to more years in college, rest assured that nursing schools have heard the call. Today, non-nurses with a bachelor’s degree have the option to pursue a second degree … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Pursue a Second Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Using Technology to Teach and Course Adjustment to Capture Student Attention By Annjanette Bennar, Director of Mathematics, Computer Literacy and Communications and Assistant Professor At Goodwin University, I teach an introductory computer applications class covering computer hardware and software, Microsoft … Continue reading Using Technology to Teach and Course Adjustment to Capture Student Attention
If you’ve earned your Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) and you are a practicing Registered Nurse (RN), congratulations! You have discovered how much you love healthcare and helping others. Whatever environment you’re working in, whether that is a hospital, … Continue reading BSN to FNP: What Steps You Need to Take
In today’s competitive workforce, a college education has become a standard step before landing a successful career. Many of us are longing to achieve what we call “The American Dream,” and earning a college degree is often a part of … Continue reading Do I Qualify for Financial Aid? What Students Need to Know
Registered Nurses (RNs) play one of the most critical roles in the healthcare field. These professionals are on the frontlines of care, coordinating and administering treatment to sick, injured, and disabled patients. They help to save lives. They calm and … Continue reading Would I Be a Good Registered Nurse?
Carmelot’s Story: Accomplishing Nursing Career Ambitions and Achieving his American Dream Carmelot Eliassaint loves Caribbean food and the color blue, and relaxes by listening to gospel music and reading. As someone who always enjoys helping people, his favorite quote is, … Continue reading Carmelot’s Story: Accomplishing Nursing Career Ambitions and Achieving his American Dream
If you’re worried about the educational expenses that come with earning your degree, or if you want to combat the “broke college student” stereotype, read below for tricks to best evaluate your educational finances so you can focus on what … Continue reading Top Six Tips to Pay for College on Your Own
Business is an age-old profession. As long as there are businesses in operation, there will be a need for business professionals. From administrative roles to managerial positions, to even launching your own start-up, there is plenty to explore within this … Continue reading Is Business School Hard?
Health science and public health are two professions that often get confused. Both fields are focused on making a difference and improving the health of people in need. Both career paths are highly rewarding, involve working with others, and can … Continue reading Health Science vs. Public Health: Which Career is Right for You?
4 Common Mistakes Made Reading GD&T by Kyle Zachary, MSOL, Continuing Education Instructor, Goodwin University Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) is used for defining part geometry and dimensions. A basic understanding of GD&T is essential for anyone who works with … Continue reading 4 Common Mistakes Made Reading GD&T
Becoming a Registered Nurse was an exciting first step towards your career and to making a difference in the world. Now, with your Bachelor’s in Nursing (BSN) in hand, you may be wondering what is next. What comes after a … Continue reading What Comes After a BSN? Your Options at Goodwin
Pri’s Story: From strong manufacturing student to proud producer How Priyansha Nayak went from a manual machine operator in Mumbai to a top-tier mechanical engineer As a child, Priyansha “Pri” Nayak would often play with gears and wrenches instead of … Continue reading Pri’s Story: From Strong Manufacturing Student to Proud Producer
For some people, their professional life is just a job and nothing more. For others, they want their career to have meaning. They want to make a real difference in peoples’ lives and help see them through difficult times. If … Continue reading Why Study Mortuary Science?
Creative Scholar Spotlight: Damarilis “Dama” Rosado How this Latina activist, artist, designer, singer, and soon-to-be small business owner found success at Connecticut River Academy (CTRA) Expected graduation year: Class of 2021 Hometown: Hartford, CT Interests: Designing, drawing, music, painting, reading, singing, and … Continue reading Creative Scholar Spotlight: Damarilis “Dama” Rosado
Amidst a global pandemic, in which people worldwide were afraid for their health and well-being, it seems unexpected that the largest social justice movement in United States history also occurred. The Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests began in Minneapolis on … Continue reading The Connection Between Social Justice and Public Health
Bucket list for new beginnings: How to conquer your goals and create the career of your dreams If you’re looking to find your purpose, or even if you’re on a professional pause and feel the need to pivot, the tips … Continue reading How to Conquer Your Goals and Create the Career of Your Dreams
Out with The Old and In with The New: How to learn from last year and lead the way in 2021 By Dr. Sandi Coyne-Gilbert, MBA, DM The year 2020 was a year of loss and lessons. As people worldwide … Continue reading How to Learn from 2020 and Lead the Way in 2021
Occupational therapy assistants, commonly called OTAs, play a critical role in the healthcare field. These professionals help improve patients’ quality of life, by working and rehabilitating the fine motor skills that are needed for daily functioning. Every day, OTAs can … Continue reading Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Requirements in Connecticut