Growth, Demand and Challenges Make Timing Opportune to Earn a Nonprofit Degree
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Growth, Demand and Challenges Make Timing Opportune to Earn a Nonprofit Degree

Leslie Starsoneck is the director for the master of arts in nonprofit management program through Adler University’ online campus. The nonprofit sector has rapidly grown during the past decade. Today, it employs the third-largest labor force in the U.S., and is a major structural and economic force abroad. Demand — and opportunity — continues to … Continue reading »

Marxian Insights on Colin Kaepernick, Human Rights
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Marxian Insights on Colin Kaepernick, Human Rights

David Louridas is an Adler University student pursuing a master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration. Here, he applies his teachings to current events centered on modern human rights issues. “Society does not consist of individuals, but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand.” The legacy of Karl Marx reflected … Continue reading »

Adler Displays Place Setting for One, Table for All to Honor Military POWs and MIAs
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Adler Displays Place Setting for One, Table for All to Honor Military POWs and MIAs

The tradition of setting a separate table in honor of U.S. military prisoners of war and missing comrades has been in place since the end of the Vietnam War. Members of Adler University’s Military Psychology Student Organization and its related programs followed the custom in advance of Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 11. They arranged … Continue reading »

Win or Lose? Settling the Score on Kids Specializing in Sport at an Early Age
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Win or Lose? Settling the Score on Kids Specializing in Sport at an Early Age

Felix Yu is a second-year Adler University Chicago Campus student pursuing a Master’s in Counseling: Sport and Health Psychology degree. He shares valuable perspective on young children specializing in sport. It’s plastered all over the media: “Michael Phelps’s extraordinary achievements are a result of focusing on swimming at an early age. The only way to succeed in … Continue reading »

Evolving Career Goals: Discovering the ‘Social Justice’ in Sport & Health Psych
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Evolving Career Goals: Discovering the ‘Social Justice’ in Sport & Health Psych

Dillon Waschenbach is an Adler University student identifying his personal and career goals while completing the Master’s in Counseling: Sport and Health Psychology program. I had already identified where I wanted to start my career and what population I wanted to serve before enrolling at Adler University. I was dead set on working in an athletic department with … Continue reading »