Tag Archives: Paralegal Program

Paralegal Program Aids Student in Local Adoption

Globe University-Woodbury paralegal student, Laura Bekkerus was featured on KSTP in a 5 Eyewitness News Investigation about Minnesota’s adoption system delays. In the interview Laura spoke about her experience within the state’s adoption system when she and her husband adopted their son, Nicos. Laura shared that her son was in the system for almost 19
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Globe University Paralegal Program Chair’s Influence Goes Beyond the Classroom

Since joining Globe University-Green Bay as the paralegal program chair, attorney Laura Nelson has not only made a positive impact with her students but in the local community as well. Nelson received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her law degree from what is now Western Michigan University in 1995. After practicing
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Paralegal Alumna Thanks Minnesota School of Business for Her Achievements

Kelly Derby earned her bachelor’s degree in paralegal from the Minnesota School of Business (MSB)-Rochester campus, but before she even graduated, she was hired by Ryan and Grinde, Ltd. Kelly currently works at the firm as a paralegal in the area of family law and says she owes her success to Minnesota School of Business.
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Paralegal Students Take on Pro Bono Divorce Case

Everybody wants to hire someone with real-world experience….so why not get that in the classroom? Lucky for Globe University-Green Bay paralegal students in Laura Nelson’s class, students learned firsthand how to provide pro bono legal assistance in a divorce case under the supervision of an attorney. Nelson agreed to take the case pro bono on
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Mock Trials Provide Real-World Experience for Paralegal and Criminal Justice Students

“All Rise. Court is now in session.” Those were the first words uttered during each of the mock trials that took place at Globe University–Madison East during the Mock Trial Invitational this quarter. Sixty-one students from five area high schools attended the Mock Trial Invitational. Some of the students were experienced mock trial participants and
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Paralegal Student Feels at Home at Globe University

Monira Syeda is always looking for a new challenge. She moved to Minnesota from Santa Clara, Calif., three years ago just because she wanted a change. She has previously earned degrees in law and early childhood education from other schools but is currently enrolled in the Paralegal program at the Globe University – Minneapolis campus,
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Alumni Spotlight: Paralegal Alumna Tina Panske Returns as Instructor

Her signature giggle gives it away that she has returned to campus, not only as an alumnus, but as a paralegal instructor for Globe University-Green Bay. Tina Panske graduated in December 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Paralegal Studies. I got the opportunity to catch up with her and see how her career has been
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Getting a Job Before Graduation: A Paralegal Success Story

“The moment I met Jamie at new student orientation, I knew she had what it takes to be successful at Globe and in the paralegal world,” shared Rebekah Myer, lead instructor of the Globe University paralegal degree program. Rebekah was right. Jamie Stark, a dedicated paralegal student was hired as an Assistant Clerk of Courts
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Where to Find Family Resources: Law Forum Connects Students

Students in the paralegal program held a Family Law Forum on the Globe University-Moorhead campus. The class, under the tutelage of Attorney and Associate Dean of Education, Stacey Tronson, began to learn about so many local resources and wanted to share them with other students. They thought the best way to do that would be to hold a
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