Tag Archives: Globe University – Minneapolis

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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MBA Grad Aids in Uniting Education for Girls in Liberia

Globe University-Minneapolis alumni, Nancy Lewis is using her education to help young girls a world away. Lewis, who graduated with her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) with an emphasis in human resources, created a business plan for a non-profit agency in Liberia called Unite for Girls Education. It’s an agency providing mentoring programs for girls in elementary and middle
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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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Managerial Communications Class Aids in Helping the Community

Students from the Globe University- Minneapolis campus partnered with the Groveland Emergency Food Shelf to help collect non-perishable food items to support our community. Groveland Emergency Food Shelf is an independent, non-profit agency that distributes 400,000 pounds of food every year to men, women and children. The goal for the campus was that every individual donate
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MBA Graduate Recognized as a Leader

Globe University-Minneapolis Master of Business Administration (MBA) 2014 graduate, Eunice Debrah, seizes the opportunity to become a member of the campus graduate faculty by becoming a classroom facilitator. A facilitator is a master’s prepared professional who supports students during class, field, and lab activities, encourages active participation, and shares their practical career experiences in collaboration
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Project Creates Position For Master’s Graduate

By: Angie Norbeck, Business Program Chair Globe University Minneapolis graduate, Afton Glander, took her final master’s project to the next level when a new position was created by her employer for her based on her presentation. Afton’s project included a review of patient appointments over the course of one year at a local orthopedic clinic, research
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Globe Students Get Behind-the-Scenes Look at Target’s Asset Protection

By Angie Norbeck, Business Management Program Chair Globe University-Minneapolis students in the Fraud Examination course got a glimpse into the world of retail fraud while visiting the downtown Minneapolis Target Store. Guided by the store’s asset protection team leader, Scott Harris, the students were taken behind the scenes of the inner city store to see
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Globe U Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Frank Plachecki

 By Angie Norbeck, Business Management Program Chair Local author, speaker, musician and graduate program instructor Dr. Frank Plachecki “inspires through his energy and passion on global current events and personal life stories,” shares Sumalatha ChittorVenkatesh, graduate student at Globe University-Minneapolis. Dr. Plachecki, an instructor at Globe University-Minneapolis since 2013, utilizes his degrees in business education and
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