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Dos and Don’ts of Studying Abroad

January 18, 2018 | 9:00am
Every year, more than 300,000 American students study abroad for academic credit. There are many reasons why you may want to go to another country or continent to continue your studies, including that the experience looks great on a resume, it lets you experience other cultures and offers the ability to Read More

5 Health Care Careers for Introverts

January 16, 2018 | 9:00am
Do you prefer to work alone, feel uncomfortable being the center of attention or dream about a quiet afternoon rather than going out? You may be an introvert. Famous introverts such as Mark Zuckerberg or Emma Watson may have their time in the spotlight – but you won’t find them Read More

Public vs. Private Schools: What’s the Difference?

January 9, 2018 | 9:00am
Before applying to college, you'll spend hours researching your top choices and your safety schools. In your search, you may see that the schools will be described as “private” or “public.” Public colleges are those owned and supervised by states, while private schools are just that, ones that are owned Read More

Advice from a Social Work Doctoral Student

January 4, 2018 | 9:00am
When considering studying for a health care profession, it helps to talk to someone who has experience in the field. Interested in a career in social work? Tyese A. Brown, LMSW, MA, may be able to help! She is a second year CSWE MFP fellow and current doctoral student at Read More

3 Ways to Remain Productive During Winter Break

January 2, 2018 | 9:00am
Winter break is finally here! You now have time to catch up with friends from home, play some video games and sleep in. There are no early morning classes, exams to study for or awkward group projects. You definitely deserve some relaxation, but don’t become too comfortable – this is Read More

Spotlight on Public Health Nurses

December 26, 2017 | 9:00am
Most people expect to see a nurse in the doctor’s office, but many would be surprised to know just how many nurses are working outside of those offices. Public health nurses work all over the place to promote the health and safety of all. They work in schools, prisons, community Read More

Spotlight on Social Workers

December 21, 2017 | 9:00am
When you start looking into a career in social work, you may expect that all positions will have you working directly with clients and their families. In fact, there are also opportunities to work for the organizations or associations that support the field itself. Through initiatives and centers, associations support social Read More

5 Health Care Careers for Extroverts

December 21, 2017 | 9:00am
Extroverts are sociable, outgoing, expressive people who enjoy the company of others. They are usually the life of the party and find it easy to speak to just about anyone. Think Mindy Kaling or DJ Khaled – excitable and outspoken. Few people feel comfortable in a crowd, but extroverts thrive Read More

Spotlight on Massage Therapists

December 18, 2017 | 9:00am
“The great thing about massage therapy is there are so many options,” Kelly Merriman, a licensed massage therapist (LMT) explains. “From prenatal massage to sports massage to medical massage, you can do almost any of them. Or all of them. I didn’t choose just one, I do many types!” [caption id="attachment_6522" align="aligncenter" Read More

The Wide World of Nursing

December 14, 2017 | 9:00am
“I currently split my time between the Emergency Department at a children's hospital and working with the Child Protection Team as a sexual assault nurse examiner, or SANE,” Mary S. explained. “I fell in love with the pace and intrigue of the Emergency Department when I was in nursing school as Read More