Nursing

The Journey to Nursing

Compassionate. Sharp. In your corner. Everyone has benefited from the incomparable care that comes from a nurse. Nurses can work under pressure, help patients with the treatment they require, and think critically about complex problems….

Education

Dyslexia Awareness Month: The Importance of Recognizing Dyslexia Early in the Classroom & Instruction Methods

October is Dyslexia awareness month! People with dyslexia are often intelligent, creative and highly motivated to learn but they can become frustrated or lose interest if not provided with the tools to succeed in reading,…

Communications & Creative Writing

What Is the Creator Economy?

Those pursuing a bachelor’s degree in communication to launch digital media careers are likely to have many job options. This is especially true for those with the skills to be content creators, including writers, video…

Health Sciences Uncategorized

How Sports Physical Therapists Work with Athletes

If you aspire to be a physical therapist, your degree can open up multiple career options. One option is to work in sports medicine with athletes to help keep them at the top of their…

Data Analytics

Where is data analytics at work in Western Pennsylvania?

The short answer, it is everywhere. Data analytics has become ubiquitous – being used in technology innovation spaces, of course, but also in neighborhoods, health care and more. Pittsburgh has become a technology hotbed and…

Nursing

Why A Second-Degree BSN Makes A Great Nurse

Great nurses are constantly in need. Pennsylvania, in fact, is one of the top 5 states with the highest employment level for registered nurses, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. People with bachelor’s degrees…

Nursing

What Is The Difference Between Nurse Leaders vs. Nurse Managers

Being a nurse comes with some inherent leadership and management traits. Whether taking responsibility for patient outcomes or supervising care teams, nurses use their knowledge and influence for positive results. Often used synonymously, nurse managers…

Psychology

The Importance of Couples Counseling And Its Impact on Mental Health

For those with a counseling degree, one area of specialization worth considering is couples counseling.  It is common for marriages and relationships to encounter rough patches and require help to get back on track. This…

Education

Three Ways For Teachers To Design More Inclusive Curricula

Every teacher knows that no two students are alike, making it hard to imagine an individual curriculum that perfectly addresses every student’s learning needs. Even so, teachers are called upon to understand the needs of…

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…