After a long night of body checks, slapshots and chasing a puck up and down the ice, Michael McCurtain ’16 often retreated to his hotel room – to tackle accounting homework. For two years, McCurtain juggled the life of a professional hockey player with the demands of earning an accounting degree through Linfield’s Online and Continuing Education Program. The online program gave him the flexibility to continue his hockey career, while getting a college education and looking ahead to a career off the ice.
"Two Dreams, One Degree,"
Linfield Magazine: Vol. 13
, Article 12.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.linfield.edu/linfield_magazine/vol13/iss2/12