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Northcentral Insights and Stories

Juneteenth - Freedom Day
Jun 17 2020
“... Oppressed so hard, they could not stand. Let my people go!”Sung by Louis ArmstrongWritten by Sy Oliver
Cynthia Akagi photo
Jun 11 2020
I teach at NCU because NCU has an excellent School of Education. Our School of Education offers more than 30 doctoral education specializations, making it easy for full-time educators to receive advanced degrees. I’ve taught at NCU since 2013 and I love teaching for NCU because I get to mentor educators across the U.S. and the world who are pursuing their doctorates. NCU truly cares about its students, faculty and staff.
Jun 2 2020
Annabelle Goowin, PhD, LMFT Director of Equity and Inclusion Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “There comes a time when silence is betrayal.” Ibram X. Kendi said, “There is justice. There is injustice. There is no neutrality. No sideline. No bleachers. No exits.” We are all in this together, and when we see injustice, our humanity requires that we speak up.
Cottage Three Kids
May 27 2020
Celebrating Foster Families during National Foster Care Month My first job after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in human development and family studies was as a housemother for school-aged children living in a children’s home in Lubbock, Texas. This was my entrée into the messy world of the foster care system.
Amanda Bezet and Child
May 13 2020
When I tell people that I’m an academic librarian for a completely online university, I often see puzzled looks on their faces as they try to work out what that actually means. The closest they can get to is, “So, the books are all online then? Cool.” What they don’t know is that it’s SO much more than that. They don’t know that I get to design innovative library services to reach our online students.