Janessa DeBoer '11 marketing major tells about her internship experience with the Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies (CRES) and how it helped build a resume and give her important background for a career in business in the Spring 2011 Torch article "Encouraging Entrepreneurs" .
Members of the marketing research class presented their research findings on the perceptions of high school students about healthcare careers to a representative from the Northwest Minnesota Area Health Education Center in December 2009. Read their story "Learning that Lasts" in the Spring 2010 Torch magazine.
Juanita Lopez '08 graduated with a degree in business and an emphasis in management and marketing. She put her degree to work as the event planner for the Crookston Chamber of Commerce and as the UMC Alumni Association president. Learn about her experience at the University of Minnesota, Crookston in the Fall 2010 article in the Torch magazine.
Rachel Lundbohm, MBA, an instructor in the Marketing major at the University of Minnesota Crookston, describes the types of courses and experiences students can expect. A key feature is the experiential learning or "hands-on" learning aspect of the program, which finds students working with actual small businesses or organizations to solve real-world challenges related to marketing.
Meet some of our alumni and current students and listen to what they say about their University of Minnesota Crookston experience. More >>>