What Is Earth Day? It’s More than Going Green

  Grantham University students live all over the United States and the world. But, Earth is the one address we all have in common. As citizens of this unique and precious planet, we should take actions to protect it – especially on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22. So, what is Earth Day? In 1970, Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson launched Earth Day with the intent of focusing on the environment at least one day each year. The initiative brought together a…Read +

On Site for IACBE Accreditation in Gdańsk, Poland

Grantham Dean Shares Insights from Chairing Review Team In January, I had the privilege of representing Grantham University in Gdańsk, Poland. A private, for-profit educational institution – the School of Banking (WSB) of Gdańsk – had applied to the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) for accreditation, and the IACBE asked if Grantham would like to be part of the site review team. Stamp of Excellence Earning IACBE accreditation is a stamp of quality for a business degree program.…Read +

Six Spring Tips to Boost Your Productivity

Springtime is a season of change — warmer weather, outdoor activities and some much-needed vitamin D. The excitement for the many perks of spring (hello, picnic season!) makes it easy to get distracted and have a prolonged “relaxation” period. This “relaxation” period can also be seen as, you guessed it, procrastination. This is something many people struggle with from time to time. However, school is still in session and, while it is important to go out and get some fresh…Read +

Four Multidisciplinary Life Skills You Need for Career Success

Many people find it difficult to choose just one area of study in college, either because they are stuck between two interesting paths or they are worried they may choose one that doesn’t teach them the “right” skills for the job market. Every program focuses on developing different skills within students, but you can also get a more comprehensive set of skills by combining two different disciplines. That is where a degree in multidisciplinary studies comes to the rescue. With…Read +