QU Online Blog
The QU Online Blog was created for distance learners to cover topics related to online education, professional development and industry trends. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting a career path, this blog is designed to be a valuable resource for your educational journey.
In this post, I will look again at my unscientific eight-year survey of jobs in cloud computing and look at SIM’s (Society for Information Management) formal annual survey of IT professionals. Both document the rapid adoption of cloud computing in business.
Throughout her education at Quinnipiac, Robyn Brown felt inspired and supported to pursue her craft as a sports journalist. After she graduated from the MS in Sports Journalism program in 2019, she earned a position as the team reporter for the WNBA Connecticut Sun and New England Black Wolves.
Quinnipiac University’s Assistant Teaching Professor of Education Jennifer Dauphinais, Ed.D., coordinator of the Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate program, discusses the importance of this program in today’s schools. Social and emotional learning and school climate programs build strong relationships among students, teachers and the community. Students are taught how to navigate through the complexities of their world by managing their emotions, showing empathy for others, learning how to set and achieve goals, and make responsible decisions.
Erin Bailey’s official title is principal, Bear Path Elementary School, but that doesn’t touch the breadth and scope of her role as educator. She is an inspiration to the families, students and teachers at Bear Path and across the Hamden School district. She greets each day with her mantra “Be kind all day, today and every day.”
The Quinnipiac University School of Business once again ranks among the best online business programs by U.S. News & World Report in 2021. Quinnipiac ranks #29 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs and #14 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans. The online Professional MBA program ranks #45 nationally and #1 in Connecticut.
The Quinnipiac University School of Education ranks among the U.S. News & World Report survey of its Best Online Master's in Education Programs. This survey recognizes the online MS in Instructional Design and MS in Special Education programs among the top online master's in education programs in the country.
Dating back to her childhood, Susan loved to draw and paint and knew she wanted to pursue a career that involved design. During her undergraduate program, Susan studied industrial design and took courses in user research and understanding empathy. As part of her studies, Susan worked to help create a fitness app to conduct user research. The human factor of the design process resonated with her, and it was this hands-on experience that solidified her decision to enter the field of UX Design.
Quinnipiac alumni are among the many heroic essential workers who continue to serve their communities during the pandemic. They are our educators, social workers and health care workers to name a few. Meet our Bobcat heroes who make a difference every day.
Not many people can make the leap from pre-med to cybersecurity, but Achsah’s driving force was her curiosity in technology. Once she earned her bachelor’s degree in the health sciences field, Achsah began a search for a graduate program that could turn her interest into a cybersecurity career.
Social Work is Gina’s life passion; however, it took her an undergraduate degree and some soul searching to figure it out. She always knew that she wanted to help people, and throughout her studies became interested in psychology, criminology and forensic science. Gina put a lot of thought and exploration into how her interests fit together.