Monthly Archives: December 2015

MSB – Plymouth Holds Food Drive for People and Pets

Students, faculty, and staff at the Minnesota School of Business – Plymouth campus participated in a food drive this December, but it wasn’t all for the recipients you’d think. The campus collected a wide variety of food for both people and pets. Donations were accepted for canned and non-perishable holiday food for Interfaith Outreach & Community
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MSB – Plymouth Students Go Behind the Scenes at Chipolte

The Business Club at Minnesota School of Business – Plymouth Campus recently took advantage of a unique opportunity to learn more about Chipotle. It is hard to find someone without a positive opinion of the fast-casual dining chain. In fact, the location on Wayzata Boulevard in Wayzata, Minn. has become a very popular spot for students at the Plymouth
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MSB Elk River Students’ Tour of Meat Processing Co. is Cut Above the Rest

Minnesota School of Business-Elk River project management students toured the J&B Group, producer of No Name Steaks, recently to learn first-hand about special projects and operations administration. The massive wholesale, processing and distribution plant, employing some 630 people, is located in St. Michael, Minnesota, just a few miles from the Elk River campus. John Meyer, the
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Time Management Tips: Getting through the Holidays and Finals

The holidays are already stressful enough with planning parties, traveling and buying gifts. So how do you manage to fit it all in with classes and work? As a working college student, you already know that time can either make or break your day. According to a U.S. Census report, 72  percent of the nation’s 19.7 million college undergraduates were
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Protecting Your Pets During the Winter and Holidays

Even though the weather has been mild so far this winter, it’s still important to make sure your furry family members are kept safe and warm. According to the Humane Society of the United States, each year they see an increase the number of complaints about animals left outside without food or shelter. Jessica Ostendorf, the
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MSB Vet Tech Students Receive Hands-on Learning in Elk River

Veterinarian Technology students at Minnesota School of Business- Elk River put their classroom learning to the test recently during a recent applied learning project. The 10 students performed complimentary ear cleanings and trimmed nails for dogs during an event held at Tractor Supply Co. in Elk River on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. The students were
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MSB Lakeville Welcomes New IT Program Chair

Recently, Minnesota School of Business- Lakeville welcomed the newest addition to their faculty: Carie Allen. Carie accepted the position of information technology program chair after being an adjunct instructor at the campus for several quarters. Carie graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Physics and Mathematics and a minor in business administration from the University
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Information Technology Students Dive Hands First into Computer Essentials Class

These are the types of hands-on lessons that students need. All of the students in the computer essentials class at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine took part in disassembling a PC and documenting it with photos and step-by-step instructions to put it back together. Afterwards, the students verified that it worked and made sure they didn’t have any
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