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Day 3: COSTA RICA MISSION
Day 3: COSTA RICA MISSION
August 20, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

Excursion day:  The team arrived at the La Fortuna Waterfall at 9:30am and promptly walked down the hundreds of steps to reach the base.  After soaking in the scenery, the team began the long arduous task of climbing the countless flights of steps that would return them to the top. 

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Day 2: COSTA RICA MISSION
Day 2: COSTA RICA MISSION
August 19, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

Day two wrapped up travel for the majority of the team. The remaining three will arrive later this evening. Your team has settled in with their host families, received their volunteer orientations, and, have refreshed after a long travel day.  

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Travel Day & Background information
Travel Day & Background information
August 18, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

Travel Day: UMFK PIR Costa Rica Mission

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UMFK Nursing students off to Costa Rica
UMFK Nursing students off to Costa Rica
August 17, 2017
Posted by: Duane Belanger

2017 Costa Rica Mission update

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What You Can Do With a Computer Science Degree
What You Can Do With a Computer Science Degree
August 7, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

The rising popularity & spread of technology across multiple industries has created many opportunities for students in STEM fields. A Computer Science degree, in particular, offers a number of promising career opportunities.

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Advantages of Online Learning in Higher Education
Advantages of Online Learning in Higher Education
July 5, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

For those interested in starting or going back to school for an advanced degree, going to a university in-person isn’t always the only option.

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The Difference Between an RN and BSN
The Difference Between an RN and BSN
June 5, 2017
Posted by: David Sands

Registered nurses (RNs) and those who have received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) use their certifications for very similar things. To help you understand what’s what, here are some of the biggest differences between an RN and BSN program.

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