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MSB-Elk River Staff Members Head to the Capitol for MCCA Hill Day 2015

Recently, Dean of Students Meghan Paulson, and Community Manager Nicole Rasmussen attended the 2015 Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) Hill Day. The event is held to provide representatives from career colleges from across the state with an opportunity to learn about legislation related to higher education as well as to visit with their local senators
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Another Successful MCCA Hill Day on the Books for MSB-Blaine

Minnesota School of Business-Blaine (MSB) was fortunate to be able to send a representative to 2015 Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) Day on theHill. Tracey Stoeckel, medical assistant program chair, represented MSB-Blaine, meeting with legislators and others to hear about and discuss topics related to higher education. Meredith Fergus from the Minnesota Department of Higher Education spoke about
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Minnesota School of Business Students See Legislature in Action

Recently, the Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) held its annual Hill Day at the Capital. What is Hill Day, and why should students attend? Hill Day is an annual event that allows those representing MCCA schools to communicate with legislators the importance of student access and choice in all areas of higher education in addition
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Hill Day Was an Eye-Opening Experience for MSB-Elk River Students

Neil Peterson, forensic accounting student, along with fellow students, David Harvey, Lubov Altman and Rachael Mueller, had the opportunity to accompany Nicole Rasmussen, community manager, to the Minnesota Career College Association Hill Day at the capital in St. Paul. To Peterson, this was an incredible opportunity that he had been waiting for since he began
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Paralegal Student and Single Mom Seeking Law and Order

Erin Stocker likes details. She likes rules. It is not a mystery, then, that this Minnesota School of Business–St. Cloud (MSB) student chose the paralegal program to study. “The law is precise,” she explains, “exactly how I like my life to be run!” “It’s about reading and research,” she continues. “I’m a behind-the-scenes type of
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Senators, Students & Snapshots: Our Adventure on The Hill

This year, many Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) representatives filled a banquet hall at a hotel across from the Minnesota State Capitol building. It was an opportunity for students, staff, faculty, and anyone with a vested interest in career colleges  to join together to build awareness about what career colleges have to offer the thousands
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Hill Day: 17 Students Learn the Value of Speaking Up

February 5, 2013, marked the annual Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) Hill Day at the Capitol.  The purpose of Hill Day is for representatives from MCCA schools to educate legislators on the importance of supporting student access and choice in all areas of higher education as well as communicating the value and role of career
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Plymouth Reps Advocate Student Rights at MCCA Hill Day

A harsh February day in St. Paul, Minn., and a bustling Capitol building could not keep 132 career college students from having their stories heard. Minnesota School of Business (MSB)-Plymouth joined forces with other career colleges from across the state to meet with local legislators during the Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) Hill Day. Grace
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4 Reasons to Support Student Access, Student Choice in Higher Education

As a Minnesota School of Business student, how would you feel if you couldn’t attend the higher education institution of your choice?  How would you feel if you didn’t have access to financial aid because you chose a college that best suits your needs? As a past college student, I know I would feel like
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5 Reasons To Attend Hill Day 2013

The Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) will be holding its annual Hill Day on Tuesday, Feb. 5. And you should be there. This annual event gives you a chance to speak to your local legislators about your experience as a student. It is a chance to meet other students from different Minnesota School of Business
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