Tag Archives: Michelle Rivard

Community Manager and AVID Liaison = Michelle Squared

The Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center campus (MSB) has several faculty with similar names, specifically Michelles and Michaels. It has certainly confused our students before when they see more than one of these individuals on their class schedule! Who are the Michelles, otherwise known as Michelle Squared? Michelle Barsness is the campus community manager and applied
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What is a Socratic Seminar? Through Collaboration, Students Find Out

Being able to collaborate with others is a skill that is important in school, the workplace and life in general.  To assist students in learning how to collaborate more effectively, faculty at the Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center campus are beginning to utilize the Socratic Seminar teaching method, which is one of AVIDs many strategies
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Struggling with a Midterm Paper? Visit the Writing Center!

Week five of the quarter is in full swing, and midterms are approaching.  Do you need to write a midterm paper?  If you need any assistance, please visit Michelle Rivard in the Writing Center at the Brooklyn Center Campus! Writing Center hours: Monday: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Wednesday: 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Thursday: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Tips
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MSB-BC Writing and Math Labs Open!

The Writing Center & Math Lab (Room 201) will open Monday of Week 2 and run through the end of the quarter.  Students are encouraged to stop in during lab hours for help with writing and math. Michael Leonard (Math Instructor) and Michelle Rivard (Writing Center Coordinator) can provide one-on-one or group help to students of all
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