Category Archives: Minneapolis Campus

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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Globe Education Network Gives Back to Communities With Day of Service

Globe Education Network (GEN) hosted its ninth annual We Care Community Service Day on Friday, June 17, 2016. Hundreds of employees from Globe University and Minnesota School of Business, Minnesota School of Cosmetology, and the Institute of Production and Recording (IPR) volunteered their time with 21 organizations. Employees from the corporate office and campuses in
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Leadership and Self-Awareness Development Key to Career Success

Globe University–Minneapolis was recently host to two guest speakers discussing the impact business leaders have in their community, and how developing leadership self-awareness can increase career success. Ted Vickerman, financial associate for Thrivent, shared with students how to develop the leader inside to support making a positive impact on their communities. Ted and the students discussed how to discover
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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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Minneapolis Campus Adds New Graduate Program Associate Administrator

To support the continued growth of the graduate programs at Globe University – Minneapolis, Adam Spees J.D., has taken on a new position as Graduate Program Associate Administrator. Adam isn’t new to supporting students to achieve their academic and career goals.  Over the past six years with Globe, he has held a variety of positions including paralegal program
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Globe Faculty says Grand Marais Chain-Store Debate is Multifaceted

The move by residents of Grand Marais who are determined to keep their city “America’s Coolest Small Town” is drawing some media attention. According to a report by KBJR, Grand Marais city council put a temporary, 12-month moratorium on all commercial development of more than 5,000 square feet after residents feared chain stores could ruin
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Speakers Help GU Graduate Students Develop New “Life Hacks”

Globe University-Minneapolis campus hosted two guest speakers on the topics of financial investment decision making and emotional intelligence, for Globe’s Saturday graduate classes. John Degelmann, CIMA, spoke on the self-discovery of financial investing, the challenges in legislation impacting the financial industry, and how to effectively make personal and business financial decisions. “I had a great
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GU-Minneapolis Hosts Inspiring Professionals on Campus

Globe University-Minneapolis campus hosts business professionals as guest speakers experienced in leadership, business and higher education. Approximately 60 students showed up to hear the panel of speakers, which included Frank J. Plachecki, Ph.D., Verona Mitchell, Dr. Patricia Angulo, and Cheryl Kelley-Bowman. “We enjoy hosting events like these on campus so our students get the opportunity
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Graduate’s Final Project Turns into Reality in Liberia

Alvin Kanneh, a graduate from Globe University’s Master of Science in Management – information technology program, (MSM-IT) is putting his final project to use by opening a business in Liberia to support individuals who are blind, called Information Experience (iX). “Throughout Alvin’s final quarter he embraced the business project assignment by applying it to an
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Globe University Student Honored at Dare to Dream Event

Globe University-Minneapolis criminal justice student, Jacy Brown honored at this year’s Urban Venture Dare to Dream event where she was able to share her story. Urban Ventures Dare to Dream is an annual fall event that illustrates how hope is powerful and celebrates stories like Jacy’s. According to Urban Ventures, when you have hope, you
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