Tag Archives: Applied Learning

Nursing Students Volunteer at American Diabetes Association EXPO

Minnesota School of Business-Richfield nursing students spent a Saturday volunteering for the American Diabetes Association EXPO held at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The students worked several different booths at the event and provided much-needed education to children and adults. Some of the booths that they volunteered at included the kid zone with a bouncy house,
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Globe University Students Learn Swedish Massage Technique

The summer quarter massage therapy  students at the Globe University-La Crosse Campus  learned their first massage therapy technique last month and put their skills to the test on outside clients on Aug. 30. This is the first time the students were able to practice on other individuals other than each other. Students treated the scenario
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Vet Techs at Eau Claire Campus Host Spay and Neuter Day

The veterinary technology program at the Eau Claire campus is known for helping out. They are always giving of their time and efforts. Recently, the department came together to help out both the Rusk County Animal Shelter and Bob’s House for Dogs. Students and faculty volunteered their time and skills to offer spays, neuters and
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MSB – Rochester Student Makes Impact with Service Learning Project

Service learning projects can be difficult to implement when the project is part of an online class. The project is often a one-person project and it’s sometimes hard to see the impact of one’s work. However, one student at Minnesota School of Business (MSB) -Rochester did see an immediate impact with her service learning project. “I
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La Crosse Vet Tech Students Hold Spay/Neuter Day for Shelter Animals

On Friday, June 3, 2016, Veterinary Technology students and instructors at Globe University-La Crosse teamed up to host a spay/neuter day for shelter animals. All of the campus veterinary technology instructors participated in the event, as well as 13 veterinary technology students. “It is definitely a Vet Tech Team event,” said Amy Stinson, the Veterinary Technology Program Chair.
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MSB – Lakeville Students Apply Ethics to a Good Cause

Students often don’t think about how the concepts they’re learning in the classroom can apply to their real lives.  For the students in Lisa Folch’s applied ethics class at Minnesota School of Business – Lakeville, this isn’t strictly the case. Recently, the applied ethics class held a fundraiser for victims of domestic violence.  The class worked
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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 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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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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MSB-Blaine Students Collaborate On a Business Plan for Stack Breaker

Students enrolled in the small business management class at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine worked together on a business plan for Stack Breaker, which is a small business located in Blaine, MN. According to its website, Stack Breaker provides “customers with a unique exhaust adapter that allows you to reduce the height of your exhaust stack
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