Although we are a culture that craves a quick fix, prescription painkillers are not always the answer to pain management. In fact, long-term or high-dosage use of addictive prescription painkillers has led to an average of 91 deaths daily. What’s an alternative solution for pain? Physical therapy.
Posted in Community Service/Service Learning
Gender equality in the workplace has been a hot topic recently, and one group of Bay State College Entertainment Management students is doing their part to shed some light on how it affects the entertainment industry.
Tita Antonopoulos is a student in the Entertainment Management program at Bay State College, so it's no surprise that she supports the arts. In recent years, however, she has a new reason to appreciate them: her son, Christos.
Students in the Entertainment Management Senior Practicum course are doing more than a typical senior project – they're giving back to the Boston community.
Bay State College's Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program is so dedicated to service learning, they've made it a core part of their curriculum! PTA students are assigned their service learning projects during their first semester, and work on them for the remainder of their two-year program. We sat down with a group of graduating PTA students - Sammi Lehr, Kaitlin Kolesnikoff and Alison Quill - to learn more about the service learning project they completed this year.