The rosters for both the boys and girls teams for the ADDIX Basketball Champions All-Star Games at Davenport University have been released by Game Director Steve Prawdzik (Project) and his committee! The rosters are made up of the top senior players from the MAC, WHAC, MIAA, and GLIAC conferences, and feature some of the best small college talent in the United States! The 34 men and 27 women were nominated for the event under the following criteria:
- Outstanding Senior Season
- Person of Great Integrity and Ethics
- A Champion
This week’s staff spotlight shines on Nicole Chase, Manager of Athletic Facilities and Events. Nicole is responsible for scheduling the use of the athletic facilities, managing and coordinating events, supervising game management as well as creating and keeping track of agreements. In conjunction with these duties, Nicole assists in managing the Student Center operating and capital budgets, oversees several student employees, coordinates external camps, manages the athletic facilities and the upkeep of those facilities.
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IPEx is excited to announce a new certificate program available in Grand Rapids this spring. The Certificate of Sales Fundamentals is a comprehensive four-day program that provides knowledge, skills and tools to develop and execute effective plans for growing existing accounts and winning prospective opportunities. Students learn to target the right customers, identify the right opportunities, and utilize relationship selling strategies to maximize sales effectiveness.
The Holland Campus Grad Celebration was a huge success! More than 40 students and soon-to-be-grads attended Graduation Celebration on Thursday, March 16. Students enjoyed a delicious nacho buffet while they connected with Career Services, Alumni & Development, and Admissions.
As a Case Manager at the University of Michigan, April Braman, CCM ‘14, manages short and long term disability cases for their employees, assists them with ADA accommodations, return to work concerns, and FMLA clarification.
The Davenport University Alumni Association is currently seeking nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards and we need your help identifying outstanding DU alumni. Do you know someone from your class, network or company who you believe should be recognized for their accomplishments, service to others or contributions to the community? If your answer is yes, what are you waiting for? Surprise someone you admire today! The award categories are:
Davenport earned the top spot on the Community for Accredited Online Schools’ list of the best colleges and universities with online management degrees in the nation for 2017. Out of the 50 four-year schools ranked, Davenport University, National University, Tiffin University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Indiana Wesleyan University were the top five. 48 two-year schools were also included on the list, with Central Georgia Technical College, Central Texas College, Columbus State Community College, Fayetteville Technical Community College and Wayne Community College taking the top five spots. Each school was required to offer at least one online degree or certificate in management to be included.
The Veterans Bachelor of Science in Nursing (VBSN) team is looking for 10 volunteers and 25 participants for the military simulation beta test on Friday, April 14, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The volunteers must be faculty or staff, but, the participants can include students. This project is an experiential learning opportunity that might be implemented state-wide at all Davenport University campuses.
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The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has released a list of the best colleges and universities with online business degrees in the country for 2017. Out of the 50 four-year schools were ranked, University of Toledo, Davenport University, Pace University New York, Temple University and Hawaii Pacific University were the top five. Schools were required to offer a bachelor’s degree in business to qualify.