Tag Archives: Kofi Montzka

How to Use Technology Effectively as a Paralegal

Throughout May and June at Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center, students had the opportunity to enjoy several activities related to Law Day.  Kofi Montzka, paralegal program chair, arranges for field trips and guest speakers each year to help with achieving the goals of the American Bar Association in regards to Law Day and to show
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A Judge’s Words of Wisdom – What Legal Science Students Need to Know

Those in the legal field have likely heard of Law Day, which is a national celebration that takes place yearly on May 1. What is it though, and why do legal sciences students celebrate it? According to the American Bar Association (ABA), “Law day is a national day set aside to celebrate the rule of
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Paralegal Student Envisions Path to Law School

At the Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center campus, we love to highlight current students who have been nominated by staff and faculty as individuals who have shown extra effort both in and out of the classroom.  The students have their picture and a short interview hanging on the wall near the student lounge. In November,
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MSB-BC Paralegal Program News

The Paralegal Program has been busy this quarter! Visit to The Bridge for Youth and District Court My American Legal Systems class went to visit The Bridge for Youth.  The Bridge has an emergency shelter, transitional housing, as well as many other services for youth.  The students toured the shelter and transitional housing and learned
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Finding Monetary Support Through Student Events

Any time an individual or group wants to start an organization, there is a likelihood that the organization will need start-up funds.  BC’s Closet, a non-profit organization in the works at the Brooklyn Center Campus, is no different.  In brainstorming ways to find these funds, suggestions were made to hold various fundraisers during student events. The
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Guest Speakers Galore for BC Paralegal Students

On Thursday, March 1, Kofi Montzka, Paralegal Chair at the Brooklyn Center Campus, arranged to have Kim Johnson, Real Estate Paralegal from Buffalo Wild Wings, speak to her Contracts class.  A Supervisory Management class also attended.  According to Kofi, this was the first time that students had the opportunity to hear from a paralegal who
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