Monthly Archives: September 2016

Q&A with Dawn Julian

What do you do here OKWU? For the past 5 years I have been an adjunct faculty for the online BSN and MSN programs at OKWU. I also work full time as an APRN in wound care at a Rural Health Clinic. What do you like most about teaching at OKWU? I like the interactions with students and […]

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Higher Purpose for Higher Ed

Our theme for this year is A Higher Purpose in Higher Education. In pondering this theme, I was reminded of the following verse from 1 Corinthians 15:58 (AMP): Therefore, my beloved brothers and sisters, be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the work of the Lord [always doing your best and doing more than is needed], […]

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You Got a Problem?

I’m sure you have heard something like, “Necessity is the mother of invention,” “No pain, no gain,” or Robert Schuller’s, “Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” Well, soundbites like these are often true for your students too. They don’t merely need information, they need a problem to solve. So, you got a problem? […]

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The Coaching Professor

Our national, in fact international, challenge is to find common ground and actually address issues rather than just argue about them. That’s not just a slogan from Forbes, it the challenge of our times. Our education systems are in the middle of the mix; that means that instructors are on the front line.  This will […]

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