Getting a Life

Brenau’s North Atlanta/Norcross campus manager knows the needs of nontraditional students because she is one of them – working on a master’s degree in occupational therapy. Yarden Hixon was born to be an occupational therapist. Currently Hixon is enrolled in the graduate occupational therapy program at Brenau’s North Atlanta/Norcross campus. However, she also has a […]

A Man’s Work

Marco Coelho is an Occupational Therapy alumnus from the Brenau University Norcross campus.

Marco Coelho made a good first impression on the profession when he spearheaded organization of a student occupational therapy association. Now, with his diploma in hand, he is off to make his mark on the world. Occupational therapy from some has long been regarded as profession for women, a stereotype re-enforced to some degree because […]

Practical Science

Dr. Rebecca Cooper is the department chair for graduate education at Brenau University and works out of the Norcross, Ga. campus.

Rebecca Cooper prepared for her current role as a leading professor in the College of Education at Brenau’s North Atlanta/Norcross campus with a lot of education and experience in marine biology. Now she teaches the teachers of those who will become America’s next generation of scientists. Many of her nontraditional students not only are changing […]