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Hill Day – A Capitol Experience for Globe-La Crosse Campus

Recently, Globe University-La Crosse students participated in Hill Day. Hill Day is an annual event where students and staff visit the capitol in Madison and meet with legislators to promote their Globe experience, discuss their achievements and ask questions of their elected officials. This year, Stephanie Donovan, Globe University-La Crosse campus director, two students, and I spent the
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6 Globe Students Meet Wisconsin Legislators

Recently, eight Globe University-Green Bay students and staff gathered at Capitol Hill to participate in this year’s Wisconsin Council of Independent Education (WCIE) Hill Day. Hill Day is a day for all career colleges to get together and educate state representatives and senators on who we are, the students we service, and the impact we have
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Globe University Student Ambassadors Visit Legislators

“The world is run by those who show up.” ~ Ron Nehring This statement rings true in the world of politics and is the reason all of the Globe University Wisconsin campuses participates in the Wisconsin Council of Independent Education (WCIE) Hill Day each year. The WCIE Hill Day gives our school a chance to
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Globe University Students Meet with Legislators at MCCA Hill Day

Each year Globe University students travel to the Minnesota State Capitol for Minnesota Career College Association’s (MCCA) Hill Day to speak with legislators about their career college experience and share with them why they chose to attend Globe University to further their education. This year, Globe University-Woodbury paralegal student Sarah Ehnstrom, joined by Legal Studies
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Students Build Quality Relationships with Local Senator at MCCA Hill Day

“The world is run by those who show up,” Tom Kosel, director of government relations at Globe University/Minnesota School of Business, reiterated. Not only did paralegal grads, Jennifer Dull and Amanda Rice, show up to the Minnesota Career Colleges Association (MCCA) Hill Day to tell their stories to Senator Susan Kent, but they made an
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T’was the Night Before Hill Day

A six-member team from Globe University- Eau Claire trekked to the State Capitol in Madison on April 16, 2013, to participate in the Wisconsin Council for Independent Educators (WCIE) Hill Day event and tell our stories to our legislators. The team consisted of Wesley Escondo, campus director; Kelsie Beckfield, career services director; Jeff Ahonen, paralegal
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Taking the Capitol by Storm – Hill Day 2013

April 16 started early, but the two-hour drive to Madison was well worth it for Globe University-Wausau Hill Day attendees, Adam Smrcka, campus director, Dr. Jamie Kahon, dean of students, and Desiree Ryan, administrative assistant and Globe University graduate. At the Capitol, representatives from Wisconsin career colleges, including the seven Wisconsin campuses of Globe University,
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Telling Stories, Making Connections – Alumni Share Powerful Messages with Legislators

“Just say how you feel. Just tell them your story.”  That simple statement by Josh Ryan, Hill Day participant and Globe University-Madison West alumnus, represents a powerful message as we embarked on another Hill Day visit. Globe University-Madison West joined our six sister campuses representing the Wisconsin Council for Independent Education for Hill Day 2013
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Three Reasons to Take a Trip to the State Capitol

Are you looking for reasons to attend the Wisconsin Council for Independent Education’s (WCIE) Hill Day on Tuesday, April 16? Look no further! We’ll give you three good reasons why you should join other Globe University staff and students in this unique opportunity of a lifetime—to network with local and state politicians and have your
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