By all reports, Goodwin College Human Services student Rachel Prior doesn’t wait for challenges to come her way — she goes out and finds them herself. Recently a class assignment to develop a sample advocacy plan led to her volunteering … Continue reading Human Services Student Wins Praise for Volunteer Work and Vision
Scheduling appointments. Welcoming patients into the office doors. Recording medical histories. Preparing patients for examination. Performing laboratory tests. Administering medications. Holding a hand in the waiting room. Talking through treatment plans with patients. Listening to their concerns. These are just … Continue reading What Qualities Make a Great Medical Assistant?
What Type of Criminal Justice Degree is Right for You? Are you considering a career in criminal justice, but are unsure what types of degrees are available to you? Have you contemplated the different criminal justice studies programs, but do … Continue reading What Type of Criminal Justice Degree is Right for You?
Goodwin College is excited to announce their collaboration with the Hartford Yard Goats as part of a cultural education program to help their players learn English as a second language! As part of the college’s ongoing mission to provide transitional … Continue reading Goodwin Professor to Teach ESL to Yard Goats
The healthcare industry is continuing to grow, and the time has never been better to pursue a career in the medical field. And one great option is to pursue a career as a medical assistant. By pursuing a degree in … Continue reading Connecticut’s Best Healthcare Internships
“The day is coming when trained nurses will be required to possess a college education before being admitted to training.”- Susan B. Anthony, 1902 With more and more nurses earning a bachelor’s degree, joining a BSN program can be a … Continue reading Graduating with a BSN Degree? 5 Things to Put On Your Resume
Though America does not have an official language, it can be a difficult country to navigate without the ability to comprehend English. Individuals who are looking to transition into American culture, or are looking to improve their language skills to … Continue reading What are ESL Classes?
Goodwin College Vice President for Advancement Brooke Penders had been momentarily confused when she listened to her children toss around the terms “props” and “no worries.” “Finally, it dawned on me that they were simply saying ‘thank you’ and ‘you’re … Continue reading “Props, No Worries” — Gratitude and Grace Mark Goodwin’s Spring Scholarship Recognition Reception
Goodwin College faculty member Linda Gilbert was among the area nursing professionals selected for the 2016 Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing program, originally developed by the Visiting Nurse Association of South Central Connecticut as a collaborative effort to celebrate … Continue reading Linda Gilbert Selected for the 2016 Nightingale Award
If you are looking for a rewarding career in the healthcare field, dental hygiene may be the right fit for you. It’s the career for students pursuing an associate degree in dental hygiene, and it has an expected 19 percent … Continue reading Hands-On Experience Earning an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene
So you are thinking about going to nursing school. You are considering your many options for a nursing education, the types of degree programs you can pursue, and are now wondering what these different nursing schools can offer you. You … Continue reading What Can You Expect in Nursing School?
CT Mirror has published an opinion piece by Goodwin president Mark Scheinberg, entitled “The time has come for a Connecticut college credit bank.” The article was included in the CT Viewpoints section and posted on May 5, 2106. The time has come for a Connecticut college credit … Continue reading CT Mirror Publishes Mark Scheinberg Op-Ed
Goodwin College is among the companies and organizations selected as finalists for the 2016 Green Circle Sustainability Awards, a joint initiative of the Hartford Business Journal and the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP). The Green Circle Sustainability … Continue reading Goodwin Named Finalist in 2016 Green Circle Sustainability Awards
On Saturday, June 4, Goodwin College will hold its 17th Commencement on the grounds of the main campus at One Riverside Drive in East Hartford. More than 450 graduates are expected to walk in the annual ceremony that celebrates their … Continue reading Goodwin College Hosts Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, June 4
Do you have a knack for number-crunching? Are you organized, punctual, and well-versed in today’s technologies? If so, a career in accounting or bookkeeping may be for you. As the economy recovers, the need for accountants grows. Skilled accounting professionals … Continue reading Flash Forward: What Can You Do with an Associate Degree in Accounting?
If you’re interested in pursuing an in-demand career that allows you to serve and protect your fellow citizens, then you may have thought about attending courses at a criminal justice school. Those who are able to call themselves protectors possess … Continue reading Criminal Justice Skills: Planning for Your Future in Criminal Justice
For those looking to get into the medical field, medical assisting can be a stable and rewarding career. As a medical assistant, you work under the supervision of physicians and facilitate their practice in every respect. In Goodwin College’s medical … Continue reading 5 Medical Assisting Courses You’ll Definitely Want to Attend
Goodwin graduated 67 nurses as part of its 33rd graduating class on April 21, 2016. On April 21, 2016, friends, family, and future nurses packed the Goodwin auditorium to honor the hard work of the latest class of graduates from … Continue reading April 2016 Nurse Pinning Ceremony: Goodwin Celebrates 33rd Graduating Class