Did you know?

The online Master of Science in Engineering Technology Management is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE). This program is only the fourth in the U.S. to have this designation.

Time Management Tips

I think we can all agree that one of the greatest challenges in balancing school, work and family is time management! We all struggle with our days being too short! Unexpected things arise and sometimes the issue is something much more simple – we just need time to breathe! Regardless of the reason, it can be challenging…

First Aid for the Test Anxious

Understanding Anxiety Anxiety is a learned reaction to cope with a perceived threat. The threat is usually nonspecific. (If the threat were specific, then we call it a “fear”). Anxiety involves a physical response, typically at least muscle tension, negative self-statements (such as “all or none” thinking; awfulizing), future-oriented thinking (e.g., my entire future will…

Work Smart, Not Hard!

We’re always looking for hidden treasures that we know you’ll find useful. As the “old saying” goes, the key is to “Work Smart, Not Hard!” It is in the spirit of this little piece of wisdom that we would like to share John Tedesco’s blog post. Tedesco highlights one of the conference speakers, Daniel Russell…

Email Etiquette for Online Students

In online courses nearly all communication is written. This requires that you pay special attention to how you “say” things, since other learners do not have the benefit of picking up on non-verbal queues. Written communication normally takes place asynchronously by taking the form of posts and responses to a discussion forum. In this type of discussion,…

We Need Your Input!

What you think is important to us! That’s why we decided to update the look and feel of the Student Resource Portal. Our goal in the redesign was simple – we wanted to make the portal more user friendly! The purpose of the portal is to provide one-click access to resources across campus – resources…

Stay Connected! The Online Community for Distance Learners

The Online Community for Distance Learners houses a great deal of relevant information. Members can view announcements that serve as reminders for upcoming news and deadlines. There are also sections with study tips and helpful suggestions on time management. In addition, there is a Library Resources section and a discussion board monitored by a WKU…