Tag Archives: Student Success

What Does a College Representative Do? Liz Patton Shares the Nitty Gritty

Liz Patton, college representative at Minnesota School of Business-Elk River, and her infectious positive energy and enthusiasm can be heard across the campus. Students who have worked with Liz appreciate her continuous support and encouragement whether they are starting the process or have been on campus for a while. Despite being well-known on campus, however,
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Local Shelter Gets Much-Needed Support from Business Students

Written by Michael Zdychnec, health care management program chair and Nicole Rasmussen, community manager Students in Michael Zdychnec’s Small Business Management class recently had an opportunity to put their knowledge to the test during Spring quarter. They were able to work with Great River Family Promise(GRFP), an organization that has partnered with Minnesota School of
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Digital Video and Media Production Alumnus Screens Film at the Walker Art Center

Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) alumnus Leah Teravskis recently had one of her short films featured in the Twin Cities Youth Media Network Showcase (TCYMN) at the Walker Art Center. Leah and another MSB graduate, Tom Okins, were among 17 other young filmmakers who were selected for this prestigious event. Leah’s film, entitled “Scars,” depicts
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5 Strategies for Making College Work for You

No matter when you start college—straight out of high school or as a second-career adult learner—the process can seem overwhelming and intimidating. That’s why the admissions team at Minnesota School of Business-St. Cloud (MSB) stresses the value of these five shortcuts to success. Connect: Entering students need to connect with everyone who can help them
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10 Tips for Student Success

Being successful for many people doesn’t come easy—it takes hard work and determination.  No one knows this better than Liz DuBois, a recent Minnesota School of Business medical assistant degree graduate.  Liz was named graduate of the quarter at this past graduation ceremony for being such a successful student during her journey at MSB.  So
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Career Services Salutes the June Graduate of the Month

Submitted by Maria Janotta, Associate Director of Admissions William Becker knew he wanted a career in accounting since his junior year of high school.  He did his research on the accounting field and saw the demand outlook was great in Minnesota. William liked that he could practice public, private or governmental accounting and the different
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Paralegal and Graphic Design Students Team Up for Project with Guardian Ad Litem Program

When Legal Program Chair Rachna Talwar needed a project her Ethics for Law class, she decided to focus on the course’s emphasis on ethics and confidentiality policies. After reaching out to Hennepin County’s 4th District and getting connected to the Guardian Ad Litem Program, it was decided to develop a brochure explaining the responsibilities of
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Matt Vitek Interview conducted Jan. 11, 2012

Interview conducted with Matt Vitek of Minnesota School of Business Rochester on Jan. 11th 2012. Discussion focused on his submission and acceptance to the Society of Applied Anthropology annual competition for 2012. The Society of Applied Anthropology Sheraton Baltimore City Center Hotel 72nd Annual Meeting March 27-31, 2012 This meeting invites advocates, activists, policy makers,
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