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Be Smart - 5 Tips on How to Eat More Fruits and Veggies

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Fruit and Vegetables: More Matters

Make fruits and veggies about half of what you eat, every time you eat.

Did you know?

POSTED BY: Dr. Shamva Wright-Shingler, Asst. Chairperson, CW School of Allied Health

Coffee with the President, July 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

I had a great visit with Academic Chairs Jim McGee (Business), Ann Bikofsky (Accounting) and Erica Schacht (General Education).  They came armed with some great ideas and reflections on how to continue to best serve our students and each other.

Some of the great ideas discussed involved professional development and online learning for ground based students.

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President

52 in 52 – Online@CW with Professor Thompson

Friday, July 7, 2017

Professor Janet Thompson’s Management Applications and Theory group welcomed me several weeks ago.  Professor Thompson invited me to participate via VoiceThread, which I did.  We discussed Quality Management and The Female Factor.  I have to tell the truth – I was not an intense participant, as technology got in my way!  I was away for part of the week and did not get to respond to every student’s comments, and had to opt for written comments rather than voice a few times.  However,

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President

Learn the Risks: Colon Cancer

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Summer is upon us.  Lots of partying, sunbathing, and enjoying time spent with families and friends.  The last thing we want to think about is watching what we eat.  Why should we?  After all, we have earned the right to have fun and celebrate.

Yet, lurking in our body could be a potentially deadly disease called colorectal cancer.  Many of us have never even heard of it let alone think that it could ever affect them.

POSTED BY: Estelle Coffino, Program Director - Allied Health Programs

Summer’s Real First Day

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

When Memorial Day hits, most of us eagerly plunge into a long-awaited summer mode – beaches, barbecues, and amusement parks. We cannot help but to start savoring summer’s pleasures. But on nature’s calendar the season of summer doesn’t officially start until the Summer Solstice. And from ancient cultures until today, the Summer Solstice has presented a great opportunity to claim nature’s ripened abundance for ourselves.

POSTED BY: Professor Terry Keyes, General Education Department

The Adobe Education Exchange

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Photo: Tolleson.com

Over a year ago I learned that Adobe began providing a virtual school and library of resources that goes beyond articles and references that one would regularly find searching the Web. Located here, the site is organized and categorized into Self-Paced Workshops, Collaborative Courses, and Live Events. These are the main features in addition to the previously alluded to articles, references, and other available online resources.

POSTED BY: Marc Hess, Chairperson and Associate Professor, Digital Media

CW’s CIO Discusses How Colleges Can promote Success Right on Students’ Smartphones

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The smartphone has become ubiquitous on college campuses. According to Kelly Walsh, Chief Information Office at The College of Westchester, “a number of applications have come to market that integrate with student information systems and learning management systems, allowing for truly individualized integration and engagement.”

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester