Learn how Aspen University is responding to COVID-19.

Graduate Support in the Virtual Library

*Note: The information presented in this webinar is specific to Aspen University and United States University. Our guest, Samantha Sinanan, is a member of Aspen University’s team of virtual librarians who are passionate about teaching information literacy and research skills that students can carry through their academic careers and beyond.  Overview:  Library Databases – Best … Keep Reading

Building a Supportive Network, with Dr. Donald Dunn

Dr. Dunn has spent over three decades as a consultant, advising on topics such as change management, policies, procedures, and systems. He is a full-time faculty professor at Aspen University, where he has taught for over 16 years. Dr. Dunn has a keen interest in doctoral students and leadership development, where he hopes to leave … Keep Reading

Tired of the Hospital? Career Alternatives for the Nursing Professional

If you were to ask a random person on the street what nurses do and where they work, it’d be fair to assume that many replies would sound something like “nurses take care of sick people in hospitals.” Meanwhile, a significant number of nurses hold the opinion that acute care is the only “real” nursing. … Keep Reading

Feedback: The Currency of Success, with Dr. Eva Ballard

With over ten years of researching virtual and online communication and feedback, Dr. Ballard has become a feedback pro and enthusiast. Dr. Ballard wants you to know that feedback can be pretty valuable. After all, you give and receive feedback in just about every aspect of your life: in your relationships with friends and family … Keep Reading

Attack Your Day! Before it Attacks You with Mark Woods – 5 Skills To Master To Get The Most Out Of Your Day

For over two decades, Mark has discussed and consulted with leaders and organizations on productivity, workflow management, strategy, work-life integration, and business development. He is the author of Attack Your Day! Before It Attacks You. Academic leader, and our host, Dr. Heather Frederick, began implementing Woods’ methods across her practice, and they have helped her … Keep Reading

The Nurse as Universal Champion

Known as the heart of healthcare, nurses have long been champions of those in need. Most nurses have developed a deep empathy and compassion for those less fortunate, underserved, or overlooked by society. Add in a nurse’s technical skills, academic history, and critical thinking abilities, and you’ll come closer to understanding that nurses are the … Keep Reading

Unleash Your Genius: Better Dissertations and Doctoral Projects in Less Time with Less Stress

Academic leader and podcast host Heather Frederick, Ph.D., believes a happy doctoral student doesn’t need to be an oxymoron. For over 20 years, Dr. Frederick has worked in doctorate programs teaching courses, mentoring student research, and training faculty. Her passion centers around the delivery and experience of graduate education.  This episode of Unleash Your Genius … Keep Reading

Nursing Quotes For Every Kind of Mood

No one ever said nursing was an easy job. While it may not be easy, nursing is definitely a rewarding career. But what do you do if you are feeling down, disenchanted, or burnt out in your role? What could you do to battle the dwindling spark that once lit up your days? Here are … Keep Reading

Why Become a Nurse: 7 Pros and Cons to Help You Decide

Are you thinking about becoming a nurse? If so, you’re not alone. The role has risen in popularity since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and there are no signs of it slowing. Surveys show that, despite the pandemic, nursing school admissions have grown by almost 6% since 2020. So, if you’re here, you’re likely … Keep Reading

5 Tips to Navigate Being a Mom in Nursing School

People say being a mother is the most challenging and most rewarding job you will ever have. Nursing will undoubtedly come in as a close second. Being a mom has also likely prepared you well for nursing school, but you will face demands that your classmates without children simply don’t have. Do not let this … Keep Reading