The 10 Most-Viewed Elmhurst U. Blog Posts in 2022


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If this year’s onslaught of best-of lists has you shaking your head, we bring good news: You can knock out the 10 great reads below in about an hour.

We are all about utility at the Elmhurst University Blog. And, judging by our 10 most-viewed posts of the past year, so are our readers! Here are the topics they were most eager to learn about during the last calendar year.

The Most-Viewed Posts in 2022 Are …

An illustration of the question "What is intrapreneurship?" showing an entrepreneur coming from within a large organization.

What is Intrapreneurship? (#10)

As part of his series on innovation, Professor Bruce Fischer introduces the concept of intrapreneurship. A must-read for anyone who has a great business idea for an organization they already work for.

Originally posted: July 27, 2021

Put some thought into when to apply to grad school. Here's a suggested time line to help you make this most important of decisions the right way.

When to Apply for Grad School and Where to Start (#9)

Graduate school is a major life change. Here’s what you need to know to get the process off to the best possible start.

Originally posted: Feb. 4, 2020

Software developer vs. software engineer: an illustration shows computer code and other aspects of these two professions.

Software Developer vs. Software Engineer (#8)

Learn what makes each of these in-demand tech jobs unique.

Originally posted: Nov. 5, 2019

What is community health? This colorful illustration points to "health spots" on a map, illustrating that community health is focused on protecting the health of a geographic population.

What is Community Health? (#7)

A healthy community is a happy community — but it doesn’t just happen by accident. Learn more about the role public health professionals play in achieving this big goal.

Originally posted: March 10, 2020

An illustration shows the advantages of virtual learning, including virtual field trips and projects, over the tied-to-a-laptop approach of remote learning.

Virtual Learning Is the Way Forward for Educators (#6)

There are important lessons to take away from our use of remote school during the pandemic. Professor Deb Meyer breaks them down here.

Originally posted: Oct. 8, 2020

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3 Registered Nursing Requirements to Become a Nurse (#5)

This post answers a frequently asked question by those who want to become a nurse: How do I become one, and where do I go from there?

Originally posted: Oct. 8, 2019

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What’s the Difference Between a DNP Degree and a Medical Degree? (#4)

Elmhurst’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program plans to launch next fall. Discover what sets the DNP credential apart from other degrees in nursing and health care.

Posted Feb. 1, 2022

An illustration of students walking up steps that spell out teacher leadership.

What Is Teacher Leadership? (#3)

In this post, Professor Meyer goes back to the foundational principles of her field of expertise.

Originally posted: March 15, 2019

This colorful illustration considers the definition of college vs, university. It features a white pencil, a pair of glasses and a student pondering the question.

College vs. University: What is the Difference? (#2)

Aren’t you a little curious to find out?

Originally posted: Dec. 8, 2020

What is service learning? An educational system combining theory in the classroom with real-world community service.

What Is Service Learning? (#1)

Here it is: our most-viewed blog post of the year! Dive into Service Learning and see why it is a wonderful way for students to expand on the learning they do in the classroom.

Originally posted: Nov. 25, 2019

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Rankings reflect external page view data from Jan. 1–Dec. 15, 2022.

Posted Dec. 22, 2022

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