Data Analytics

3 Ways Data Analytics is Building a Better World

Wherever information is being recorded, it stands to benefit from data analytics to provide insight, find connections and drive change. It is no wonder then that data analytics as a field covers a lot of…

Communications & Creative Writing

Why Handwriting Still Matters in the Digital Age

If you are looking to pursue a bachelor’s degree in communication, you probably expect to spend little time writing by hand. Any writing you do, whether it is capturing information or composing content, will likely…

Health Sciences

How Physical Therapists Can Motivate Patients

Students often choose to enter a physical therapy program because they want to help people, whether it is those who need to overcome an injury or bounce back from surgery or illness. What they may…

Psychology

How Mental Health Counseling Helps Those with Anxiety

For those pursuing a master’s degree in mental health counseling and looking ahead to a counseling career, they can anticipate likely working with many people dealing with anxiety. We all feel anxious from time to…

Nursing

What It Takes To Be A Great Nurse

National Nurses Month, which takes place in May, is the month to recognize the hard work and dedication of nurses.  Nurses Month is divided into four weekly focus areas, including self-care, recognition, professional development and…

Communications & Creative Writing

The Importance of Having a Dedicated Space For Creative & Communication Professionals

Those who choose to pursue a degree in communications are often drawn to the field because they want to do creative work. But does it matter where they do that work? Laptop computers, mobile devices…

Physician Assistant

How Physician Assistant Programs Are Helping to Alleviate the Doctor Shortage

There is a growing shortage of doctors, and physician assistant programs are helping to fill the gap by training physician assistants who can provide care to those who otherwise may not be able to see…

Psychology

How Clinical Mental Health Counseling Can Help Individuals with ADHD

For those pursuing a career in clinical mental health counseling, they are likely to be called on to help individuals coping with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). ADHD is an increasingly common diagnosis, with more…

Education

Benefits Of Arts Education In K-12 Setting

The arts are part of a well-rounded education. Research has shown that arts education helps K-12 students learn important skills needed as they develop into adulthood.  Here are some ways the arts help young students…

Physician Assistant

How The ‘Patient-As-Consumer’ Dynamic Impacts Health Care And The Role of Physician Assistants

Today’s patients want to make health care decisions on their terms—just as any consumer would. But does the patient-as-consumer dynamic have any place in the clinical care setting?  Patients are now more knowledgeable and technology…