The Myth of the Writer as Genius

  • Mary Elizabeth Pope
  • April 4, 2019

One of the first things students considering a major in writing need to understand is that they do not have to be geniuses to be good writers. The myth of the writer as genius is probably the single greatest obstacle that otherwise interested, talented and hardworking students have to overcome to pursue a career path […]

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My BackStory: History Through Popular Media

“Just put the headphones on and wait for someone to speak to you,” said the friendly woman who oversees the University of New Hampshire’s television and radio studios. Her smile revealed that she knew I was a wee bit nervous.  Being a “first-in-the-nation” state means once every four years our sleepy little college town, Durham, […]

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The Heart of a Nurse: Lessons beyond the Textbook

  • Janice Meisenhelder
  • March 7, 2019

A Nurse Educator facilitates learning in all aspects of nursing care: body, mind, and soul. Faculty equip students with the emotional fortitude and insight to give holistic care. Below are a few examples of the encouragement I provide my nursing students in order to support them emotionally, as well as academically. Becoming a nurse requires […]

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Tips for kicking off your spring semester in college

3 Tips for a Successful Spring Semester for First-Year Students

Your second semester of college is an exciting time! With a semester under your belt, hopefully you now feel more comfortable with college-level work, you’re excited to take different classes or maybe even explore another course with a professor you like. Perhaps you’ve settled on a major or are eager to continue to explore your […]

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A new way to tell the Emmanuel College story

A New Way to Share Our Story

The Emmanuel College story has always been a great one to tell. A spirited campus located in the heart of Boston. An education that prepares students to excel in a host of careers. One hundred years of history. Of course, at the heart of this story is the people. And it is with these people […]

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