Category Archives: Alumni Spotlight

Medical Assisting Grad: ‘It was Money Well Spent’

When Globe University-Woodbury Director of Career Services, Rachel Morin, had to get surgery on her Achilles tendon at HealthPartners in St. Paul, Minnesota, she noticed the level of professionalism and care of her medical assist. It just so happened that the medical assistant was a 2013 graduate of the medical assisting (MA) program. Rachel said she found
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Globe University MBA Graduate Officially ‘Excellent’

Tim Elkin, recent MBA graduate and new recipient of Globe University-Minneapolis‘ Director’s Award For Excellence, shared his motivation to earn his MBA at Minneapolis. When Tim made the decision to complete an MBA degree, he said he considered location, cost, length of program and graduation rates. He visited various institutions in the Twin Cities area but had a very
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BS Paralegal Grad: ‘An Investment in Yourself is The Best Thing You Can Do’

An investment in yourself is the best thing you can do, according to Ania Gonzalez, Globe University-Woodbury campus paralegal graduate. Before Ania graduated from Globe with her Bachelor of Science in Paralegal degree, she landed a job at the legal department at Great Clips as a compliance specialist. Shortly after graduation, Ania sat for the Law
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Vet Tech Student Who Survives Cancer Looks Ahead to Bright Future

Minnesota School of Business (MSB) – Rochester vet tech graduate and breast cancer survivor Tara Leonard is continuing to make strides in her life. Tara’s life changed forever as she was studying for a class. Her dog, Willow, started nudging at her left side and that ended up alerting her of a lump, which turned
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Criminal Justice Graduate Reflects on Her Globe University Experience

When Ashanta White first started attending college at Globe University – Green Bay, she was terrified. In the past, she was conditioned to associate school with loss. During her previous years in school, she lost her father, grandmother and mother. She quickly had to become an adult. So when she received a card in the mail
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Navy Veteran Furthers Career with MN School of Business IT Degrees

After spending eight years working on computer systems that can shoot cruise missiles from Navy ships, Josh McGowan departed from the Navy to pursue a career in Information Technology. However, Josh said he did not have a degree. So he was wondering with all of his experience and knowledge what the next steps would be. “In today’s market,
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Globe University Grad Student’s Class Project Put to Use in her Workplace

Kisha Triplett, a current graduate student at Globe University – Minneapolis, watched her Applications of Health Care Administration class project put into practice recently at her workplace. Kisha, a Health Care Management student, developed a concept to improve customer service and employee morale by adding a layer of support technicians. Her workplace mentor initiated a meeting with Kisha and
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Eau Claire Campus Graduate Finds Dream Job in Lone Star State

Samantha Peterson walked across the graduation stage on Oct. 1, 2015. Two days later, she embarked on a two-day road trip that ended in Live Oaks, Texas, – 1,200 miles from campus and her longtime home. Texas was not a random destination. Samantha’s husband, who is a firefighter, moved down to Texas while Sam was in
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Support at Globe University Stands Out for Marine Corps Veteran

After serving in the Marine Corps and nearing the end of his term, Johnathon Michler got into an accident and broke his leg. His recovery took him awhile and during his physical therapy, he got to know the people who worked with him. From there, he decided working with people and fitness was something he
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