My PLN

A personal learning network is a tool that anyone can use to connect with others from the fields that they are interested in or work in. This allows for the person to stay up to date on information in their field as […]

Read More

My Intellectual Journey

I grew up in New Hampshire, right here in the Plymouth area. My intellectual journey has greatly been shaped by living here. All growing up I’ve been able to see the ups and downs of the medical community that treats the people […]

Read More

What I got from my First IDS Class

When I first signed up to take this course, I had no idea what to expect. I did not have much knowledge on really what interdisciplinary studies was about so I did not know what we were going to be working on […]

Read More

How My PLN Changed My Education

A personal learning network is a tool that anyone can use to connect with others from the fields that they are interested in or work in. This allows for the person to stay up to date on information in their field as […]

Read More

The Science Behind Macronutrients: Two Sides of the Story

Since beginning my academic career in interdisciplinary studies, I have begun to see connections in my classes that I never saw before. I have decided to combine biology classes with health education classes. This semester I am taking a biology class called […]

Read More

Interdisciplinary Studies Solving World Issues

After reading the article, Can teacher collaboration overcome barriers to interdisciplinary learning in a disciplinary university? A case study using climate change, I felt as though I was really enlightened as to what a difference interdisciplinary studies are making in the world. […]

Read More

Textbooks vs. OER

An openly licensed book is one that people can reuse the book and see different perspectives of information. It gives alternative opinions since students can be contributors. It allows for many different view points to come together and to comment on the […]

Read More

Interdisciplinary Fields in Hospitals

The moment you walk into a hospital, whether you are ill, injured, or visiting a loved one, you will be walking into a world of interdisciplinary fields coming together. A hospital setting either small or large, is so involved in many different […]

Read More

Why Interdisciplinary Studies?

I was first attracted to the interdisciplinary approach to learning because I am interested in more than just one field of study. “…college is a time for self-discovery, for developing passionate interests, and for trying to weave them into a meaningful career” […]

Read More

Building my own Major

Biomedical Science and Health Care             My program will be called Biomedical Science and Health Care. I have decided to combine the medical field of nursing, biological sciences, and health education together to make a comprehensive Biomedical Science major that can be […]

Read More
Wordpress Social Share Plugin powered by Ultimatelysocial