A New Playbook for Higher Education

An interview with Becky Takeda-Tinker, Ph.D. author of Impacting the Future of Higher Education: Insight Into a New Model That Works for Students, Academic Institutions, and America Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President and CEO of CSU-Global, the first and only 100 percent online, nonprofit, independently accredited state university, has shared her roadmap for negotiating the changing …

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A Veteran Remembers 9/11

After high school, I joined the military for a number of reasons. As per my parents’ “request”, I had the choice of finding a job, enrolling full-time in college, or joining the military. I applied for scholarships at a couple of major universities, but didn’t receive any of them. As my father and older brother …

Reinventing Your Career Over 50

If you’ve read my earlier blog posts, you’ll know I’m a recent retiree from a large telecommunications company. I also spent 30-plus years as a freelance editorial cartoonist. In late 2016, after seeing so many changes in my parallel careers, I decided that the time had come to make a really big life change. My …

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Online College Course Survival Guide: What to Expect in an Online Classroom

Enrolling in an online course can be intimidating and the fear of going back to school can be overwhelming. After spending years in a traditional classroom, I didn’t know what to expect. Would there still be class lessons? Would participation count toward my grade? The simple answer to these questions is YES and CSU-Global provides …

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Running for Sheriff in Spokane, WA

CSU-Global faculty member in the criminal justice and law enforcement program, Douglas Orr, Ph.D., takes you through his experience running for Sheriff in Spokane, WA. Discover his biggest challenges in running against an incumbent, having campaign signs stolen, and the final tally to decide it all. Running for Sheriff in Spokane, WA https://www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KCWS3FP