Roughly one hundred participants focused on the future of Connecticut manufacturing gathered for the Women of Manufacturing Summit 2018: We Are Makers at Goodwin College’s Business and Manufacturing Center on May 16. Individuals interested in encouraging women to consider career … Continue reading Women of Manufacturing Summit Looks to the Future
Postsecondary education is a key requisite for many – if not most – industries today. To land a great job, candidates must have the knowledge, skillset, and credentials that employers are actively seeking. They must have a foundational understanding of … Continue reading What is a Vocational School and Is It Right for You?
In today’s working world, higher education is demanded for nearly every successful career. But for the many working adults who do not have a post-secondary degree, the idea of “going back to school” can be a daunting and discouraging one. … Continue reading Finding a Flexible College for Working Adults
Are you interested in a career focused on helping others? Do you dream of working in the health and wellness field? It’s an incredibly rewarding industry, with plenty of opportunity for growth. You see, over the years, the world has … Continue reading Next-Level Community Health Worker Training at Goodwin College
Manufacturing is evolving. Today, modern manufacturing firms are adopting advanced technologies, systems, and equipment that is computer-controlled – Enter CNC machining. Computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining is transforming the manufacturing industry from dull to cutting-edge. And because of this development, … Continue reading A Breakdown of the Different CNC Careers
A Riverside Magnet School (RMS) mother was drawn to the school because of her own experience at Goodwin College. She first heard about RMS while she was completing her bachelor’s degree and felt it would be the right choice for … Continue reading Riverside Magnet School: “Rewarding Community and Amazing Curriculum”
A Riverside Magnet School (RMS) parent knew that RMS was the right choice for her family from the moment she stepped foot in the school. “You can feel it when you walk in the door — RMS is a very … Continue reading Riverside Magnet School: The Impact of the Reggio Emilia Model
The modern medical field relies heavily on laboratory testing – and even that’s an understatement. Without laboratory tests (like blood samples), it would be extremely difficult to diagnose illness and coordinate patient care. It is no wonder, then, why phlebotomists … Continue reading Earning Your Phlebotomy Certification in Connecticut
A career in nursing is both rewarding and challenging. It is arguably one of the most strenuous positions a person in the health care field can have, and, as a result, takes a person with compassion, patience, and extreme determination … Continue reading What is a BSN, and What is a BSN Nurse?
Goodwin College faculty member Susan Grabowski was among the 82 area nursing professionals selected for the 2018 Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing program, originally developed by the Visiting Nurse Association of South Central Connecticut as a collaborative effort to … Continue reading Susan Grabowski Selected for the 2018 Nightingale Award
Well-trained industry professionals in manufacturing are in-demand all over the state of Connecticut. Whether you are just starting out, or looking to further your role in the field, you likely want to do so fast. You are ready to advance … Continue reading 5 Jobs You Can Land with an Advanced Manufacturing Certificate
Goodwin Welcomes Project Worth Young Adult Academy The 2017 fall semester brought a new community partnership program to campus, forming a unique synergy between Goodwin College’s Facilities Department and Project Worth Young Adult Academy, a program of South Windsor Public … Continue reading Welcoming Project Worth Young Adult Academy | Goodwin College
CNC machinists are highly skilled workers. They know how to read blueprints and computer-aided files and programs. They understand the complexities of feeding, controlling, and disassembling advanced machinery. They can turn, mill, drill, shape, and grind machine parts using very … Continue reading CNC Machinist Requirements & Qualifications in Connecticut
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people based on scientific insights into how humans learn. In 2017, with support from the Davis Educational Foundation, Goodwin College established its first … Continue reading Universal Design for Learning Series: Boring Classes? Not Here!
Calling all helpers and healers. All the aspiring caregivers who desire to help others in need, and to pursue a rewarding career in the healthcare field. All the hard-working, compassionate, medical-minded people out there who desire to make a difference. … Continue reading Medical Assistant Career Information
Prior to starting an Master’s in Nursing (MSN) degree, there are many factors you must consider. Is this program reputable? What do I need to do to apply? Will I be able to handle the graduate coursework alongside life’s million … Continue reading Flash Forward: What Can You Do with a Master’s in Nursing?
Manufacturing is a booming business and the lifeline industry in our economy. Breaking into this field means breaking into plenty of manufacturing opportunities, particularly when it comes to cutting-edge technology. Despite the old image of mundane factory work, the manufacturing … Continue reading 5 Great Manufacturing Careers to Consider
Take away all the roadblocks that exist between you and earning your master’s degree, and you’ve got yourself a path paved for success! Online leadership programs, like Goodwin College’s Master’s in Organizational Leadership (MSOL), help to obliterate some of the … Continue reading The Perks of Earning Your Master’s in Leadership Online