Tag Archives: MCCA

The Power of Feedback

Stacy Severson, campus director at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield, recently gave a presentation to fellow educators at the annual Minnesota Career College Association conference on the power of feedback. What she had to say applies to all of us, whether we are providing or receiving feedback. Stacy said that an instructor provides feedback to students
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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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3 Lessons Learned on The Hill

Taking a trip to The Hill in St. Paul is always an eye-opening experience for college students every year. And this week was no exception as four Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud students (Melissa Ellenbecker, Cory Ley, Ryan Lemke and Rodney Coons) participated in the Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) Hill Day and came away
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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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MSB-Moorhead Students Speak With District Representatives at MCCA Hill Day

Eight students and three staff members from the Minnesota School of Business in Moorhead made the 240 mile trek to the State Capitol in St. Paul to meet with legislators as a part of the Minnesota Career College Association Hill Day. Students and staff had the opportunity to meet and speak with District 9A State Representative
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Student Choice, Student Access

Career college students make their voices heard during Hill Day at state capitol    More than 190 students and staff on the capitol steps ready to voice their need for choice and access across higher education Students shared their college experiences with legislators and stressed the importance of preserving their choice of higher education and access to
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MSB Student Awarded ‘2011 Student-of-the-Year’ by Minnesota Career College Association

The Minnesota School of Business-Richfield announced today that business management student Heather Dragstra was selected by the Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA) as the organization’s “2011 Student of the Year.” Dragstra’s story is one of extraordinary academic achievement while overcoming serious health setbacks.  Amazingly, she gave her all even while undergoing surgery and chemo/radiation treatments
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