Minnesota School of Business Welcomes Back Deployed Student

Posted by on June 26, 2012

Financial Aid Director Lisa Roesch welcoming back student Blake Sykes at Hector International Airport in Fargo.

After spending more than one year away from home on a deployment to Kuwait, Minnesota School of Business student Blake Sykes finally returned home, his flight arriving a few minutes before midnight on June 26th, 2012.

Financial Aid Director Lisa Roesch and Communications & Community Relations Specialist Brian Shawn were at the airport waiting for him with a sign, welcoming Sykes back to the area.

Sykes spend time in Kuwait with the 134th Brigade Support Battalion, a Minnesota Army National Guard Battalion headquartered at Camp Ripley.

“I really appreciate you guys being here,” Sykes said. “It is great to finally be back.”


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