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Goodwin College Participating in Initiative to Help Nontraditional Learners Gain College Degrees and Credentials

The American Council on Education (ACE) today announced the pool of courses selected as part of ACE’s Alternative Credit Project,™ a groundbreaking initiative to boost the ability of millions of nontraditional learners to gain a college degree. The 111 low- … Continue reading Goodwin College Participating in Initiative to Help Nontraditional Learners Gain College Degrees and Credentials

Goodwin’s James Tillman Honored with Leadership Greater Hartford’s Polaris Award

Each year, Leadership Greater Hartford, one of the most successful community leadership organizations in the country, recognizes several individuals with the Polaris Award, named for the North Star that lights the way for others to follow. Among the three 2015 … Continue reading Goodwin’s James Tillman Honored with Leadership Greater Hartford’s Polaris Award

Infinity Music Hall “Jazz & Blues Mash-Up” Benefits Goodwin College Scholarships

On Wednesday, October 21, an exciting evening featuring a once-in-a-lifetime lineup of nationally known jazz and blues artists will thrill music lovers while raising scholarship funds to support Goodwin College students. The “Jazz & Blues Mash-Up” will take place at … Continue reading Infinity Music Hall “Jazz & Blues Mash-Up” Benefits Goodwin College Scholarships

Nancy Clark: “She has those special qualities and an obvious love of teaching.”

Nancy Clark, a graduate of Goodwin’s associate degree in Nursing program who is currently working on a bachelor’s degree in Nursing online, speaks highly of Goodwin’s faculty. Her online art history instructor, Ann Finateri-Laist, made a lasting impact. “I thoroughly enjoyed her class and her personal interactions with all of us throughout the course. She has those special qualities and an obvious love of teaching,” Clark noted. As a full-time nurse, taking online classes is the only way Clark is able to continue her education. Originally she was wary of online courses due to lack of physical interaction, but after … Continue reading Nancy Clark: “She has those special qualities and an obvious love of teaching.”

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Riverside Magnet School Success Story: “This is the best school I’ve come across.”

An inner city-Hartford father of six-year-old twin girls first heard about the Riverside Magnet School at Goodwin College (formerly the Goodwin College Early Childhood Magnet School) through word of mouth at the Salvation Army. When he walked into the magnet … Continue reading Riverside Magnet School Success Story: “This is the best school I’ve come across.”

Sandra Nmai Receives Jim Roberts Book Award

At the September Human Resources Association of CT (HRACC) monthly meeting, Goodwin College Business Administration student Sandra Naa Adoley Nmai was awarded the 2015 Jim Roberts Scholarship Book Award. HRACC’s goal is to promote the professional and personal development of current and future HR leaders. The scholarship is intended to assist a full-time student enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program with an interest in the Human Resources or Business fields. The Scholarship is awarded based on the quality of personal interview (articulate, achievement potential, presence, determination); quality of application (writing skills, volunteer activities, and interests); quality of reference (confirmation and … Continue reading Sandra Nmai Receives Jim Roberts Book Award