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Spotlight on Food Safety Specialists

February 22, 2018 | 9:00am
If you’ve watched reality shows like Kitchen Nightmares or Bar Rescue, you may have seen some nasty food safety violations. Or, maybe you’ve seen one of many viral videos of rats in kitchens and raw food stored next to cooked food. Cross contamination, undercooking food and poor hygiene practices can Read More

Is This the Right Learning Environment for Me?

February 20, 2018 | 9:00am
Choosing your best-fit school is just like choosing a home: it’s all about location, location, location. Where do you see yourself living and studying for the next few years? In a lively city that never sleeps? The comfort of your own home? Here are a few examples of the learning Read More

Spotlight on Clinical Social Workers

February 15, 2018 | 9:00am
The social work profession is made up of a diverse group of professionals who respond to and prevent crises. You may have an image in your mind 0f social workers on television, who only do home visits for families. In fact, social workers specialize in one or more of over 40 Read More

Your Transfer Questions Answered

February 13, 2018 | 9:00am
The college you enter as a freshman may not be the college you graduate from when you are a senior. Not everyone gets into their top choice school, but if you have a plan to transfer, you can find another school that works for you. If you’re thinking about transferring, Read More

Spotlight on Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

February 8, 2018 | 9:00am
The roles of a physician assistant and a nurse practitioner aren’t interchangeable. While their job functions may be similar — including prescribing medication and operating their own practices — each require distinct career paths with several years of certifications and licensing. So you want to be a physician assistant... Physician assistants, or PAs Read More

Denied? Early Decision isn’t the End of the Road!

February 6, 2018 | 9:00am
Early decision is when students apply to one school before the regular application and admission period. If the student has been accepted to the school, they must attend. Those who aren’t accepted have their application rolled over to the regular application pool. Having an application roll over doesn’t mean the Read More

Riding Horses for Health

February 1, 2018 | 9:00am
Joye Briggs of the Yellow Horse Equine Therapy Program has been riding horses since she was five-years-old, an activity that transformed into her lifelong passion and career. At the age of 15, she began to teach her neighbors to ride and she is now working towards becoming a hippotherapist, a health care Read More

5 Ways to Stay on Top of Coursework

January 30, 2018 | 9:00am
A new semester means a new way to get yourself prepared and ready to complete the school year. Every course will come with its own set of challenges, so you'll need a plan to succeed and keep motivated. Use our tips to give yourself a head start on the semester Read More

Spotlight on Medical Illustrators & Animators

January 25, 2018 | 9:00am
If you have ever been to a doctor's office or science classroom, chances are you have seen the artwork of a medical illustrator. These professional visualization specialists create imagery that advances medical science knowledge and empowers health literacy for patients and the public. They use their artistic talent to produce this Read More

Dos and Don’ts of Working in Groups

January 23, 2018 | 9:00am
Working in groups is one of the many things you will have to do in college. In any profession, knowing how to work closely with others is a skill you will need to have. Group projects in college teach compromise, communication and deadlines. If you see you have a group project Read More
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