Category Archives: Student & Alumni Stories

Globe University Vet Tech Students Travel to Thailand to Work with Elephants

Two veterinary technology students from Globe University – Woodbury campus took their love for animals to a new level by traveling to Thailand to work with elephants. Haley Schommer and Shannon Vesledahl stumbled across a college veterinary service summer program called Loop Abroad. They did some research and decided to apply. Little did they know
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No Odds Too Large for Globe University Graduate

Life is not fair, and sometimes it can be almost too much to take. But you know the saying—when the going gets tough, the tough get going. Meet Jessica Miner. She is the definition of tough. When she was just 10 years old, she lost her dad to a heart attack. Five years later, her
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Student Spotlight: Knowing When to Ask for Help Leads to Success

Recently, Maia Novotnak, was chosen to become the face of some of the Globe University Marketing. Maia graduated in December of 2013 from Globe University – Madison West with her associate’s degree in business administration. Maia was the student speaker that year at graduation.  She returned to school and will complete her bachelor’s degree in
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Personal Struggle Becomes Professional Triumph for GU Graduate

Exercise science graduate, Cassie Synder, created a marketing plan for a future business called Exercise for Sanity. This business would focus on offering a more natural and individualized way of coping or even ridding an individual of a mood or mental disorder. There are hundreds if not thousands of people being diagnosed with a mood
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MSB – Rochester Business Administration Graduate Creates Dream Job

You don’t need to wait until you graduate to land your dream job. That’s the message Minnesota School of Business – Rochester graduate Taylor Metcalf has for others looking to pursue a career they love. Metcalf earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from MSB in the spring of 2015. He said MSB stood out to him because it
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Business Student Lands Job Before Graduation

In December of 2014, Taylor Smith graduated with her associate degree in business administration with military and academic honors from the Minnesota School of Business-Richfield campus. Before graduating, the university created a position for as the campus events coordinator. She accepted the position without hesitation. Meanwhile she decided to continue her education by pursing the
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GU-Woodbury’s Alumni of the Quarter: David Spangler

A diverse hands-on background in electrical and mechanical design and manufacturing gave Alumni of the Quarter, mechanical engineering technology graduate, David Spangler, the edge to get the position he currently holds as a senior process engineer at Boston Scientific. Spangler started in a small medical company that was since acquired by Boston Scientific. According to
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MSB-Rochester Accounting Student Counts Job Offers Before Graduation

For Logan Everson, going back to school needed to fit his lifestyle and help him achieve his goals. He decided to go back to school to get his bachelor’s degree after changing his mind about his career path. Everson initially wanted to own a bar since his parents successfully ran once since 1997. He said as he
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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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