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|5/23/2013||Rasmussen College Earns International Recognition For Its Student Tutoring Program|
The Rasmussen College Learning Center is proud to announce it has earned the International Tutor Training Program Certification for its student tutoring program, Tutor Excellence. The certification, which is awarded by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA), recognizes the successful work of tutors and sets an internationally accepted standard for skills and training. Rasmussen College is only the second college in the country with a tutoring program that spans multiple states to earn the certification.
|4/17/2013||Rasmussen College Provides Insights To Proposed Pell Grant Changes To Improve Financial Aid Infrastructure|
In support of efforts to help reform the federal Pell Grant program for low-income college students, Rasmussen College Vice Chairman J. Michael Locke, provided insights on the Rethinking Pell Grants report released by the College Board. Locke was asked to provide additional commentary on how current financial aid policies are impacting college students and the need for change.
|4/15/2013||Early Years Are Learning Years; Rasmussen College Celebrates The Week Of The Young Child|
Rasmussen College and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) are partnering to celebrate the 42nd annual Week of the Young Child. The theme for the designated week, April 14 to April 20: “Early Years Are Learning Years,” aims to bring public attention to the needs of young children and their families, as well as recognize the early childhood programs and services that meet those needs.
|4/8/2013||Rasmussen College Joins The Effort To Increase The Number Of Registered Organ And Tissue Donors In Wisconsin |
In an effort to increase the number of registered organ and tissue donors in Wisconsin, Rasmussen College is hosting a Donate Life Month event at the Wausau campus on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. The College is partnering with the University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation service and the American Tissue Services Foundation to educate the community about the need for organ and tissue donations and explain the donation process.
|4/3/2013||Rasmussen College Welcomes Marshall Lancaster As New Chief Information Officer|
Rasmussen College today announced the appointment of Marshall Lancaster as the new Chief Information Officer of the College. Lancaster will oversee all technology and information systems infrastructures at Rasmussen College to help further position the regionally accredited college as a leader in online education.
|3/14/2013||Rasmussen College Adds Professional Nursing Degree Program At Two Illinois Campuses|
Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited private college, announced today the addition of a Professional Nursing Associate’s Degree program to help meet the demand for registered nurses (RNs) in Illinois. The program is now being offered at the Rasmussen College Rockford and Romeoville/Joliet campuses. Enrollment is now underway and Professional Nursing classes will begin on both campuses in July 2013.
|2/22/2013||Rasmussen College Welcomes Four New Nursing Deans|
Rasmussen College, a leader in postsecondary higher education, is proud to announce the addition of four Deans to the Rasmussen College School of Nursing. Together, the Deans bring more than 75 years of nursing experience, adding to an already impressive group of nursing faculty.
|2/20/2013||Creating Job Opportunity for the Community: Rasmussen College to Host National Career Expo|
As the national job market continues to rebound, businesses are once again looking to add top talent to their teams. Rasmussen College is supporting the talent search by hosting its bi-annual, nationwide Winter Career and Networking Expo on Thursday, February 21. The expo will give job-seekers within the community the opportunity to connect with employers and organizations, explore career opportunities, and gain valuable job-seeking knowledge.
|1/31/2013||Rasmussen College Now Enrolling At Two New Campuses In Kansas|
Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited post-secondary institution of higher education, is now enrolling students at its two new campuses in Topeka and Overland Park, Kansas. Classes will begin on both campuses in spring 2013.
|1/30/2013||Rasmussen College Library System Awarded Cultural Book Collection|
The Rasmussen College Library is one of 840 libraries and state humanities councils across the country selected to receive the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). The program aims to familiarize the public with the people, places, history, faith and cultures of Muslims in the Unites States and around the world.
WFTX TV; Fort Myers, FL—May 22, 2013
Job Outlook for 2013 College Grads
830 WCCO News Radio; Minneapolis, MN—May 13, 2013
National Police Week: What it Means to be a Police Officer
WTSP TV; Tampa, FL —May 8, 2013
National Nurses Week: Tips for a Healthier Lifestyle
KSTP TV; St. Paul, MN—May 7, 2013
Spike in Auto-Related Deaths Among Law Enforcement Reinforces Need for Training
KSTP TV's Twin Cities Live; St. Paul, MN—May 6, 2013
National Nurses Week: Eating Right for Your Blood Type
Around Town TV, Twin Cities—May 6, 2013
Around Town Features Rasmussen College School of Nursing
The Huffington Post College—May 2, 2013
Understanding the Fundamentals of Student Loans, Infographic
WREX TV; Rockford, IL—April 25, 2013
Rasmussen College Rockford Campus Celebrates New Nursing Degree Program
WIFR TV; Rockford, IL—April 25, 2013
Rasmussen College Helps Meet the Demand for Nurses
AM 1240 WJON; St. Cloud, MN—April 23, 2013
Week of the Young Child: Talking to Your Children During Tragedy
KARE 11 TV; Minneapolis, MN—April 20, 2013
Rasmussen College Talks About What it Takes to Shut Down an Entire City During a Manhunt
The Huffington Post Tech—April 18, 2013
90 Percent of Kids Have Used a Computer by Age 2, Infographic
KSTP TV's Twin Cities Live; St. Paul, MN—April 18, 2013
Week of the Young Child: Rasmussen College Joins Panel of Experts to Discuss Bullying
KSTP TV; St. Paul, MN—April 17, 2013
Week of the Young Child: Promoting Resilience in Young Children
KSTP TV; St. Paul, MN—April 17, 2013
Rasmussen College Forensic Expert Talks About Boston Marathon Bombings Investigation
WIFR TV; Rockford, IL—April 17, 2013
Week of the Young Child: Rasmussen College Highlights Importance of Early Childhood Education
WTSP TV; Tampa, FL —April 15, 2013
Week of the Young Child: Promoting Resilience in Young Children
AM 1240 WJON; St. Cloud, MN—April 1, 2013
Rasmussen College Talks Jobs and Social Media
Coon Rapids Herald; Coon Rapids, MN—March 29, 2013
Best-Selling Author Shares Stories Behind 'Wild'
KSTP TV's Twin Cities Live; St. Paul, MN—March 26, 2013
Rasmussen College Gives Lucky Viewer a Resume Makeover
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Rasmussen College, a leader in higher education, presents our Subject Matter Expert Showcase, a speaker series featuring subject matter experts dedicated to educating the community. To learn more, check out the previous presentations:
Building Your Enterprise: How to Create an Effective Business Plan
Antar Salim, Program Coordinator, School of Business
Antar Salim explains how to create a business plan to help guide future business strategy and expansion by examining the strengths, weaknesses, and the competitive landscape.
Online Networking: Using Social Media to Grow Your Network
Dana DeLapi-Haesemeyer, Online Community Manager
Dana DeLapi-Haesemeyer shows how to make your business grow by strategically using social media to boost marketing efforts, customer service, and spur sales.
Marketing 101: Developing a Marketing Plan for Your Business
Soma Jurgenson, Program Chair, School of Business
Soma Jurgenson illustrates how to create a marketing plan to further the success of your business. She walks through each step of the marketing plan, including defining your goals and developing activities to achieve them.
World Class Service: Creating a Positive Customer Experience
Patty Sagert, Campus Director, Blaine Campus
Patty Sagert explains how creating a positive customer service experience is vital for any business, and how to treat customers in order to keep your doors open.
Online Word-of-Mouth: How to Excel at Online Marketing Using What You Already Know
Josh Braaten, Online Marketing Manager of SEO
Josh Braaten explains how to use search engine optimization (SEO) and the resulting online word-of-mouth to improve consumer traffic to your website or blog.