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Minnesota School of Business Prepared Massage Therapy Graduate for Demands of the Field

Alythia Scully was initially drawn to the Minnesota School of Business (MSB)-Elk River campus because it was just four miles from where she lived. After meeting with her admissions counselor, Alythia says there was no doubt that MSB was the place for her. Now, she is an alumna of the massage therapy diploma program. The
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Massage Therapy Student Pursues Her Passion

Carrin Kath has been interested in massage therapy since she was nine years old when her mom took her to get her first massage for her golden birthday. Now, she’s pursuing that passion by studying massage therapy at the Minnesota School of Business-Rochester campus. Carrin enjoys the hands-on experience she gets in the program and
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From Arizona to Minnesota: Massage Therapy Student Makes the Move for Hands-on Experience

When massage therapy program student Coleen Weber moved from Tucson, Ariz., to St. Cloud, Minn., in order to register for classes at Minnesota School of Business, (MSB) she was just ahead of one of the most brutal winters on record. But nothing could dampen her spirits for her new adventure. Weber heavily researched colleges that offered
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Massage Therapy Students Provide Healing Touch to Those Most in Need

The Massage Club at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine, along with the Swedish Massage class, collaborated with Massage Therapy Program Chair Jen Youngs to work with Alexandra House for a holiday project. Alexandra House offers support services and emergency shelter to domestic and sexual violence victims in Anoka County, Minn. Swedish Massage is the first hands-on, technique
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Helping Madi: Massage Therapy Students Give Back

Recently, Celina McKenzie’s massage therapy program students gave chair massages to raise funds for Madisyn Mevissen, a 9 year-old girl from Andover, Minn., who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a motor neuron disease which is a form of muscular dystrophy. McKenzie learned about the opportunity to help Madi through Minnesota School of Business-Elk
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Massage Therapy Graduate Kim Martin is a Poet in Motion

When you are talented, sometimes it’s hard to be good at just one thing. Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud massage therapy program graduate Kim Martin proved this recently when she won third place in our college-wide “Creative Quill” literary contest for poetry. Martin graduated in June and received her national certification in July for massage
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Massage Therapy Students Remember a Forgotten Population

Massage therapy students at Minnesota School of Business-Rochester (MSB) realize how much they benefit from completing service learning projects every quarter, not just how much clients benefit from them.  But students in the Pregnancy/Special Populations class weren’t really sure what to expect going into their project, which recently took place at Madonna Towers in Rochester, Minn.
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The Real Winner: Sports Massage Does the Heavy Lifting

Students in the massage therapy program at Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud applied their skills recently at a unique event—the Spartan Challenge at Rocori High School in Cold Spring, Minn. One hundred-forty athletes from eight area high schools competed in weight-lifting and conditioning tests to measure how prepared they are for fall sports, and MSB massage students were
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Going for Woman of the Year – How You Can Help

Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center campus thoroughly enjoys finding fun and entertaining ways to give back to the community, and this past Saturday’s event showed the community exactly what our staff and faculty are willing to do. Every year, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) chapters across the country hold competitions for individuals to earn
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