Tag Archives: Student Spotlight

Minnesota School of Business MBA Students Wins Research Award Winner

Congratulations to Melinda Robertson for winning the Minnesota School of Business-Online Division’s Research Award for Fall Quarter 2014! Melinda is the first student to win the Online Research Award twice. As a part of earning her Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting degree, Melinda created a business plan research project for her
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Student Spotlight: Future Massage Therapist … and Meteorologist

The life of a college student can be busy, and it keeps getting busier for future massage therapist (and meteorologist) Kerri Moran. Kerri is currently attending Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud for massage therapy. In addition, Kerri is also attending another college and majoring in meteorology. What makes her tick? What motivates her to do so
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Student Spotlight: Business Administration Student Turns Internship Into Job

Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville (MSB) student Melissa Shelton worked as a hairstylist for the past 12 years and has a lot of experience working in the business field, but she wanted to explore options outside of the hair industry. Her husband owns the Pizza Man in Eagan, and one day she realized that going back to
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Student Spotlight: Vet Tech Program Student Claire Falvey-Sander

Claire Falvey-Sander is one of the Minnesota School of Business-Plymouth (MSB) Fall 2014 Community Service Scholarship recipients. Claire is in her second quarter as a veterinary technology student. Claire is a full-time student, works part time in the program field at a doggie daycare and volunteers almost every Sunday for four hours. She plans on volunteering more
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Veteran Nursing Student Wins Community Service Scholarship

When Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) nursing student Michael Kallberg observed a meeting of the United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps (USNSCC) for a health promotions class last year, he had no idea it would lead to a lasting volunteer position and a $2,000 MSB Community Service Scholarship. From Michael’s scholarship essay: “The USNSCC is
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Student Spotlight: 5 Things about Hailey Huizenga

Hailey Huizenga is just completing her last quarter in earning her associate degree in business administration at the Minnesota School of Business-Rochester.  Hailey shared an attitude of “always trying to learn and grow,” and is looking forward to applying the knowledge and skills gained during her time at MSB. Top 5 Things to Know about Hailey
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Senior Student, Crime Solver

Can you imagine yourself enrolled in college even as you inch toward retirement age? How about helping to solve a crime at the same time? Well, here at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB), we have one such student! Elyn Kirchner is taking advantage of MSB’s Senior Citizen Scholarship program, which allows individuals 62 and older
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Student Spotlight: Kristen Vaughn

Kristen Vaughn has been a Minnesota School of Business–Lakeville student since December of 2012. She is enrolled in the health care management bachelor’s program and is scheduled to graduate in 2017. Here is a little bit more about our student spotlight! Why did you choose your program of study? I chose the health care management
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Vet Tech Student Uses Welding Skills to Create DNA Model

What do candy and DNA have in common? Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville students frequently use candy in biology class to creatively model DNA. One student, however, decided to go above and beyond with creativity and welded his DNA model out of metal. The study of biology is the study of all things living. In order to
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Student Spotlight: Stephanie Tricker Medical Assistant Student

Stephanie Tricker is not only a student in the medical assistant program at Minnesota School of Business (MSB)-Lakeville but is also our newest student worker! Please welcome Stephanie as a member of the front desk team and learn a little more about her. What made you choose MSB? I chose MSB because I was tired
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