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Understanding the Needs of Adult Students

Frank Mulgrew was featured in a story about the Post University Adult Learners Survivor Guide.
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Published in, 10/16/13

How to Use Your Commute to Add Skills and Improve Your Work Life

Doug Brown was prominently quoted in a piece about using your commute for thinking and processing time. 
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Published on, 10/16/13

Guest Interview with Jill Buban: Cyberbullying Prevention

Dean of the School of Education Jill Buban participated in a guest interview on Cyber Bullying.
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Published on, 10/15/13

Inside the Furry Suit: Swoop, the Post U Eagle

Post University’s mascot SWOOP (sometimes played by our own Bob Sembiante) was featured in an “Inside the Furry Suit” article. 
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Published in the New York edition of Metro Newspaper, 10/14/13

Post Offense Comes Around at the Perfect Time to Challenge Navy

Post Football team’s offense ignites. 
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Published in Republican American, 10/13/13

Post's Comeback Sinks in Second Half Against Navy

Post Football team takes on Navy. 
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Published in Republican American, 10/12/13

No. 13 Post Soccer Team Sets Sights on Top Prize

The soccer team’s prospects for winning an NCAA title this season.
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Published in the Republican American, 10/11/13

How to Invigorate in a Stagnant Organization

Post University President, Ph.D., Don Mroz contributed a bylined blog post on how to encourage innovation in a stagnant organization.
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Published on’s Innovation blog, 10/8/13

5 Steps to Selling an Idea to Your Boss

Don Mroz provided insight on how to sell an idea to your boss.
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Published on, 10/2/13

New & Young Professionals to Watch

Accounting major Sarah Stover was featured as a new and young professional to watch.
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Published in the CT CPA magazine, September/October 2013

Post University MBA Graduate Launches Successful Business; Shares Tips

Post University MBA Graduate Michael Barry shared information on how he used his Post University education to help launch a new business. 
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Published on the Post University blog, 9/30/13

Volpe Fuels Post Romp Over Princeton

Post Football team defeats Princeton. 
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Published in Republican American, 9/28/13

Internships Will Greatly Increase Your Chance of Getting That Job

Mary Rigali shared tips on why internships can really help students land a job after graduation.

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Published on the Post University blog, 9/25/13

Nonprofit Hopes House Helps Women Spread Their Wings

Post University Online student and Assistant Chief of Operations at the Camden House Troy Hairston’s decision to go back to school was included in a feature story on this non-profit organization. 
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Published in Cherry Hill Courier Post, 9/21/13

5 Ways You Can Lock In a Job on LinkedIn

Doug Brown contributed to a piece on how job seekers can best utilize LinkedIn in their job searches.
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Published on, 9/20/13

Post Football Team Heads Off to Army

Post’s Football team takes on Army. 
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Published in Republican American, 9/19/13

College Notes: Danbury's Harrington Leads Post University's Sprint Football Team to Victory

Football player James Harrington was featured in a story. 
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Published in the Danbury News Times, 9/17/13

Post Men's Soccer Poised for Big Year

Other coverage included a piece on the soccer team’s home opener. 
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Published in the Republican American, 9/16/13

Do the Post Eagles Have All the Ingredients?

Post’s Football team has its football opener. 
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Published in Republican American, 9/12/13

Post Men's Soccer Receives Highest Ranking in Program History 

A story about the Men’s Soccer team being ranked #12 by The National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
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Published in the Republican American, 9/10/13

Coach Sokol, Post Golfers Facing Challenging Fall Schedule

Men’s Golf Coach Steve Sokol was featured in a story about this year’s Golf team.
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Published in Republican American, 9/2/13

Post Plays Mentor to Schools Venturing Into Online Education

Don Mroz and Frank Mulgrew were featured in a story about how Post is helping other schools offer online education options to their students. 
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Published in Hartford Business Journal, 9/2/13

Obama on For-Profits

Don Mroz commented on an article about President Obama’s approach to for-profit higher education institutions. 
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Published in Inside Higher Education, 8/26/13

What Employers Really Think of Online Degrees

President of the Online Education Institute Frank Mulgrew was interviewed on the value of an online education. 
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Published in the Metro Newspaper, 8/25/13

4 Interview Mistakes to Avoid

Director of Career Services Mary Rigali was quoted in a piece on ways to avoid common job interview mistakes.
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Published on, 8/19/13

¿Cómo Preparar la Vuelta a Clases?

ECE Academic Program Manager Deb Watson provided advice on getting kids off to a good start for the school year.
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Published in Vida Y Familia, 8/15/13

The Dog Days of Summer: A Time to Boost Your Output

Online MBA Academic Program Manager Doug Brown contributed a bylined blog post on boosting your productivity during the last weeks of summer.  
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Published on Innovation blog, 8/7/13

The Great Housing Debate

Veronica Montalvo was quoted in a piece about deciding to live on or off campus. 
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Published on, 7/19/13

Post Coach Returns from Africa Trip

A  feature on Men’s Basketball Coach Al Sokaitis and his work with a Tanzanian basketball team was published in The Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 7/17/13

Working for Uncle Sam

Academic Program Manager, David Jannety, contributed to an article about what recent college graduates should expect when working in government offices.
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Published on, 7/8/13

No More Procrastination

Jane Bailey, Post University provost, was quoted in an article on helping children avoid procrastination. 
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Published in Charlotte Parent, 7/1/13

10 Ways to Annoy Admissions Counselors

Former Director of Admissions, Jay Murray, was quoted in a story that featured advice to perspective students on how not to irritate university administrators on NextStepU.
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7 Core Values to Bolster Innovation

A second contribution to Wired Magazine’s Innovation Insights Blog from Don Mroz.
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Published on, 6/27/13

Post University Coach's Time at the Cape 

Coach Ray Ricker was featuring in a story about his work as assistant coach with the Bourne Braves.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 6/25/13

MOOCs On College Campuses

President of the Online Education Institute at Post University, Frank Mulgrew, was quoted in an article by US News & World Report about the expansion of MOOCs to college campuses. 
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Published on, 6/21/13

Questions to Ask at Summer Orientation

Veronica Montalvo was quoted in an article about questions students should ask at summer orientation. 
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Published on, 6/19/13

Post University and Downtown Waterbury

Don Mroz was interviewed about the proposed downtown expansion of Post University on WATR radio. 
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Aired on WATR, 6/18/13

Post University's Move Downtown on Hold

Tom Samph, CEO of Post University, was quoted in an article in The Waterbury Republican-American about the University’s decision to put a move to downtown Waterbury on hold. 
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 6/14/13

Post University Names New President

The promotion of Don Mroz to president of Post University was featured in The Waterbury Republican-American
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 6/11/13

How Workplace Expectations Change with Experience

Mary Rigali, director of career services, was quoted in an article on how as work experience grows, so do expectations for the workplace. 
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Published on, 5/20/13

College Acceptance Checklist: How to Choose the Right School

Veronica Montalvo contributed to a piece, giving advice to high school seniors accepted to multiple schools on how to choose the right one for them.
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Published on, 5/20/13

Post University Partners with Masonicare

A photo of a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Post University’s new Wallingford location, made possible through a partnership with Masonicare, was published in the Waterbury Observer.
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Published in Waterbury Observer, 5/15/13

Back to School at Age 80

Profile of OEI student Charlotte Butler, working towards her degree at 80 years young.
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Published in Citizen’s News, 5/15/13

The Advantages of Being an Entrepreneur

Doug Brown, Academic Program Manager in the Malcolm Baldrige School of Business, contributed to Wired Magazine’s Innovation Insights Blog. 
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Published on, 5/13/13

Post University Bucks Trend by Foregoing Tuition Increase

President and CEO, Tom Samph, spoke about Post University’s decision to forego a tuition increase to local radio station WATR, a story published on 
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Published on, 5/14/13

Post University's 123rd Commencement

Post University commencement ceremony in May was featured in a story in The Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 5/5/13

Make Going Back to School Achievable

Senior VP of Enrollment Management, Veronica Montalvo, was quoted in an article giving advice to adult students on how to manage work and family and go back to school. 
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Published on, 5/1/13

Post Production of 'Grease' Reviewed

The Post University Theatrical Players’ production of ‘Grease’ was reviewed in the Naugatuck Patch. 
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Published on, 5/8/13

Post Basketball Coach Inducted to the Hall of Fame

Women’s Basketball Coach, Steve Schuler’s induction into the New England Hall of Fame was picked up by the Milford Mirror.
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Published on, 4/29/13

All Coaching Behavior is Scrutinized

Mike Mannetti, Interim Athletics Director and Head Football Coach at Post, was quoted in an article about positive coaching. 
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 4/27/13

Laughter Marks a Successful Culture of Innovation

Don Mroz, President of Post University, contributed to Wired Magazine’s Innovation Insights Blog.
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Published on, 4/18/13

Job Hunting Tips for MBA Grads featured advice from Academic Program Manager for the MBA program, Doug Brown, on landing a job after earning your MBA. 
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Published on, 4/17/13

Police Chief and Post Faculty Member

Newtown Police Chief Michael Kehoe’s appointment as an Associate Faculty member in Post University’s Criminal Justice program was covered by the Newtown Bee.

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Published in the Newtown Bee, 4/8/13

2013 Hartford Business Journal Women in Business

Veronica Montalvo, VP of Enrollment Management, was named 2013 Women in Business Winner by the Hartford Business Journal.
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Published on, 4/5/13

The Birds and the Bees

Ann Egan, Associate Faculty member in the Equine department, gave professional advice about Equine reproduction featured in HorsesAll.
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Published in HorsesAll, 3/22/13

Post vs. Wayne State College

Post’s Softball team’s defeat by Wayne State College was picked up in the Norfolk Daily News.
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Published in the Norfolk Daily News, 3/8/13

Why Admissions Should Be in a Cloud

Campus Technology quoted CIO Mike Statmore in an article about the implementation of cloud technology in university admissions offices. 
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Published in Campus Technology, 3/6/13

Intrapreneurship Opportunities For Grads

Doug Brown, Academic Program Manager for the MBA program, was quoted in a story on new intrapreneurship opportunities for recent graduates on 
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Published on, 3/6/13

Post Dressage

Dressage team rider, Kelsey Stinneford, was featured in a photo that ran in the Kennebec Journal.
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Published in The Kennebec Journal, 3/6/13

Post vs. Philadelphia University

The Men’s Basketball team’s loss to Philadelphia University was featured in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 3/2/13

iPads for Kindergarteners

Jill Buban, Academic Program Manager for the Master of Education program, was quoted in an article on how the kindergarten classroom can benefit from technology 
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Published on, 3/1/13

College Credit for MOOCs

Don Mroz, Provost and Dean of The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business, was quoted about the possibility of more universities and colleges granting credit for MOOCs in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 2/24/13

Student Athlete Profile

Women’s Basketball player Hailey Griffin was profiled in the Norwich Bulletin.
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Published in the The Norwich Bulletin, 2/21/13

Post Basketball Victory

Post’s 82-50 win over Washington Adventist, and the outstanding playing of Effrin Ellison that made such a win possible, was featured in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 2/16/13

How Confidence Affects Employment and the Job Hunt turned to Doug Brown, academic program manager for the MBA program, for insight on how confidence impacts employment and the job hunt.
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Published on, 2/1/13

Post Might Outgrow State

The status of Post University’s talks with the city and state about expanding downtown to support growth was covered in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 1/29/13

Post Can't Overtake Dominican

The Men’s Basketball team’s match against Dominican was outlined in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 1/24/13

Jay Murray Talks Financial Aid on WATR Radio

Jay Murray, director of admissions, participated in an interview about filing for federal financial aid on WATR Radio.
Interview aired on WATR Radio, 1/23/13

The Hunt For a Summer Internship Starts Now featured advice from Mary Rigali, director of career services, on how to land a summer internship. 
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Published on , 1/18/13

Do You Have What it Takes to Be an Online Student? 

Frank Mulgrew, president of the Online Education Institute, shared insight on the online learner on
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Published on , 1/4/13

Post's Meade: Professor of NBA Scouting

Assistant Academic Program Manager for Sport Management Joe Meade’s selection as the Northeast region college scout for the NBA's Utah Jazz basketball team was featured in the Waterbury Republican-American.
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Published in The Waterbury Republican-American, 1/1/13
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