By J1 Reporter Claire Bauman Marian grads have had many occupations ranging from astronauts to singers to teachers. For Kim Luhrs Burks ‘00, her occupation is a printer and business owner. Burks, the owner and founder of Ramona & Ruth, was inspired to create her own business out of her love for design and stationery.… Read More Marian alumna turned creative business owner
MaggiePeklo About a 10-minute walk from the doors of Marian, past the red gate, at the bottom of lower lot is Duet, formerly known as ENCOR. They provide engagement opportunities for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities of all ages, and they have facilities in five Nebraska counties— Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington. According… Read More Duet gives people a second chance
by J1 Reporter Lauren Zadalis A multitude of chattering girls crowd around a cafeteria table with no food in front of them. Instead, professionals in the business world give them the inside scoop on what it’s like to own, operate, direct marketing, and take charge of communications. Six alumni, from 1992 to 2012, along with… Read More Thirteen business men and women. Six alumni. One Day of Business.
by Hayley Golden The widely influential business writer Peter Drucker once said that the best way to predict the future is to create it. Millions of people have taken this advice to heart, with three of them being right here at Marian. Seniors McKenzie Blaine and Lily Nelson and sophomore Daisy Owen all maintain and… Read More Little fish in a big pond; student entrepreneurs make waves in business market
By J1 reporter Emma Williams Marian encourages students who pursue their passion. Marian’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club motivates students exploring the business world before they even graduate. On Nov. 6, students involved in business classes and current business leaders came together at… Read More Students gain wisdom from business world