On June 23, 11 guest interviewers and other individuals involved in job placement joined 17 Goodwin College students in the Community Room for a unique event designed to provide networking practice and offer constructive critiques to those about to enter the workforce. Continue reading Career Services “Mocktails” Offer Real Life Practice in Networking
Janice Watts, Goodwin College’s Nursing School Department Chair, was honored by the CT League for Nursing as one of The WorkPlace’s 2016 Professionals of the Year in a ceremony in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on June 23. Continue reading Janice Watts Recognized as 2016 WorkPlace Professional of the Year
In May, Goodwin College faculty member Lisa M. Wisniewski traveled to Washington to participate in the Polish-American Leadership Summit. Wisniewski is an assistant professor of Academic Skills Development in the General Education Department at the College. Continue reading Investing in Heritage: Lisa Wisniewski Travels to Polish-American Summit
The healthcare industry is currently experiencing record growth. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the medical field is expected to have the fastest employment growth among all other industries and the most job openings between 2014 and 2024. Alongside … Continue reading What the Growing Healthcare Industry Means for Medical Billers and Coders
“I really enjoy the accelerated Management and Leadership classes at Goodwin. I can finish quicker than at other schools and get my degree in a shorter amount of time. “ — Cher Baten, Management and Leadership Student Everyone recognizes great … Continue reading Turn Your Managers Into Leaders at Goodwin College
Pursuing a career in the dental health field is a great way to make a great living in Connecticut. As part of an in-demand career, both dental hygienists and dental assistants can find employment in this rising, in-demand field. Employment … Continue reading Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene?
Goodwin College assistant professor of Humanities Brittney Yancy was among the 5,200 women — and a few men — at the inaugural United State of Women Summit, hosted by the White House Council on Women and Girls on June 14 … Continue reading Goodwin Assistant Professor Attends First United State of Women Summit
Nurses play a vital role in the medical field. From infants to the elderly, nurses work directly with patients in efforts to improve their health, wellness, and overall quality of life. Currently, there are more open positions in nursing than … Continue reading Do You Need a Bachelor’s Degree to Be a Nurse?
If you’re pursuing your law enforcement education in CT, you are dedicated to earning a career in law enforcement. And while there are many different options when it comes to earning a criminal justice degree—certificate, associate, or Bachelor’s—you may not … Continue reading Career Paths for Law Enforcement
Are you thinking about breaking into the manufacturing career field? If you’re looking for an important, in-demand job then it might be the right path for you! Over 70% of Americans view manufacturing as the most important industry for a … Continue reading Career Pathways for Manufacturers
Goodwin to Host CT Invention Convention Amazon Echo Hackathon Saturday, July 9, 2016 Goodwin College Business and Manufacturing Center One Pent Road East Hartford, CT 06118 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. $10 event fee includes light lunch and dinner What’s … Continue reading Goodwin to Host CT Invention Convention Amazon Echo Hackathon
At Goodwin University, we often say that the more we learn about childhood development, the more we realize the importance of childhood education and the better prepared we are for a career in the field. For young children, early education … Continue reading Part II: What Can You Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Child Studies?
Do you love working with young children? Are you flexible, compassionate, and interested in helping others succeed? Are you ready to be a role model? Early childhood education may be for you. Every adventure has a beginning. And for each … Continue reading Part I: What You Can Do with an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education
For the members of the Goodwin College Class of 2016, a beautiful spring day, perfect for celebrating, was just one of the many rewards for their hard work and sacrifice in pursuing a college education. On Saturday, June 4, friends, … Continue reading 2016 Goodwin Graduates Urged to Make an Impact
The pathway to a great career in manufacturing. There are more great careers in manufacturing than there are trained people to fill them. In response to this demand, we have created the Manufacturing Readiness Program to prepare students for these … Continue reading
AT&T recently awarded a $10,000 grant to Goodwin College to support the Connecticut institution’s Student Leadership Development Program, which recruits and trains local students to be leaders in their academic, professional, and personal lives. “We are happy to see Goodwin … Continue reading AT&T Awards $10,000 Grant to Support Student Leadership Development Program
On Thursday, June 2, Goodwin College hosted the 2016 Graduation Awards Ceremony and Honor Society Inductions in the auditorium at the River Campus in East Hartford. This event was an opportunity for the College community — particularly faculty and school … Continue reading Graduation Awards and Honor Society Inductions Highlight Students’ Successes
There are many options when it comes to nursing education. Today, you can earn an RN, BSN, or RN to BSN degree. But which degree best meets your career goals? Which will help you become the nurse you aspire to … Continue reading 6 Questions to Ask About BSN Nursing Programs