Histology, sometimes referred to as histologic science, is the study of microscopic tissues and cells in plants and animals. Within this field, professionals collect and prepare biological tissue samples that are then analyzed for abnormalities and disease. Histology is, therefore, … Continue reading Histotechnologist vs. Histotechnician: What is the Difference?
Histology is the study of biological tissues. Also known as microscopic anatomy, histology is used to understand the microscopic structure of tissues, and further detect any disease or abnormalities within them. As a result, histology is fundamental to biology, pathology, … Continue reading How to Become a Histotechnician or Histotechnologist
Are you fascinated with the science behind the human body? If preparing biological tissues for diagnosis – an essential process in biology and medicine today – appeals to you, then earning your Histology Technician certification could help prepare you for … Continue reading Earning Your Histology Technician Certification in Connecticut
by Kelli Goodkowsky, M.Ed., HT (ASCP) Program Director, Histologic Science How many instructors at one time or another have found themselves going down a rabbit hole? Whether taking on a complex project or discovering that a simple project has developed … Continue reading The Rabbit Hole: Fear to Fearlessness in the Classroom
Histology technicians – often referred to as histotechnicians – are medical laboratory specialists who work with biological tissues and specimens. They prepare tissues for diagnosis, examine them under microscopes, and identify microscopic structures and abnormalities within them. Histotechnicians, as a result, … Continue reading Histotechnician Salary Information
Do you have an interest in anatomy? Do you want to work in the health field? And have you ever watched a crime investigation show on TV, seen the experts in the lab handling microscopic evidence, and thought: ‘How cool?!’? … Continue reading What is a Histotechnician?
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 Blog Series: Part 3
The healthcare industry is booming. With such high demand for healthcare today comes incredible growth. Healthcare has inevitably become the fastest growing industry and highest employment sector in the United States. Currently, there are about 18 million workers in the … Continue reading 6 Medical Degrees You Can Complete in Two Years or Less
Healthcare touches the lives of nearly every individual in the United States, as there is a constant need for medical, emotional, and physical care. On a daily basis, there are babies being born in hospitals, children getting sick or breaking … Continue reading Reasons to Pursue an Online Healthcare Degree
On March 30, 2016, the Goodwin College Advancement team welcomed 200 guests to the Society Room in downtown Hartford to celebrate “Real Life, Real Women,” the third annual gathering created to raise support for scholarships for women at the College. … Continue reading Scholarship Event Recognizes Inspirational “Real Women” and Encourages Support