21st Century Workplace Skills Blog

Sports Journalism Program Offers Opportunities

Jared Valluzzi Starts Sports Journalism Club at His High School Jared Valluzzi has attended the  for two summers … and he’s coming back for his third at Hofstra Continuing Education. The self-proclaimed sports fanatic (“I fell in love with it.”) and athlete was initially nervous when starting the program and recalls shakily giving a report… Read more »


Up Close and Personal with Jerry Allocca, Digital Marketing Instructor

Jerry Allocca has been a digital marketing instructor at Hofstra University Continuing Education since 2012. About Teaching Digital Marketing Tell me a little about the classes you teach? At Hofstra CE, I offer several courses each semester that are designed to help both seasoned marketing professionals and novices learn how to effectively navigate the noise… Read more »


Theresa Cordova – From AAPTE Personal Trainer Student to a Tough Mudder

AAPTE Unique Tough Mudders –Theresa Cordova helps train a group of individuals each year to participate in a challenging fitness event. Before working at The Academy of Personal Training Education (AAPTE), Theresa Cordova was a student. “Without having any prior experience in the fitness industry and with very modest personal gym knowledge, I was a… Read more »


Dr. Kevin Craig — A True Innovator

When Hofstra’s new online mechatronics certificate launches in February (see information below), professor Dr. Kevin Craig will bring his decades of knowledge to the yearlong program. He attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, NY, where he played varsity football and baseball and graduated with a B.S. degree and a commission as an officer… Read more »