Students involved with the Business Learning Communities live in Eastside Suites. Eastside Suites is a suite-style coed residence hall located on City Campus. It is one of the newest residence halls in University Housing at Nebraska.
Business Learning Community students will share suites with other students involved in the Business Learning Community.
Visit the Eastside Suites webpage
Students in both business learning communities take courses together with other learning community participants. Students in the Business Learning Communities take the following courses:
*With a qualifying Math Placement Exam score
Note: Students who have AP/IB credit or transfer credit for any of the above
courses will not be required to take these course again with the Business
Learning Community. Students can consult any College of Business Academic Advisor for assistance
in understanding the course requirements and transfer policies.
Megan Friesen is the Assistant Director of Academic Success and Advising, and
Coordinator of the College of Business Learning Communities. She
joined the Nebraska community in May 2011 and has worked actively as an Academic Advisor
since 2007. Megan earned her Bachelor of Arts in Education in Vocational Business
Education and her Master of Arts in Education in Student Affairs, both from the
University of Nebraska-Kearney. Megan has experience working with students in
transition, academic support and advising, education abroad and international
student initiatives, teaching freshmen transition courses, student involvement
and programming, and with learning communities.
In her spare time, Megan enjoys traveling, learning the German language, photography,
exploring the best of Nebraska, spending time with her family and friends, and
cheering on the Huskers. Fun fact: Megan attended German Language School in Munich,
Germany for two weeks in Summer 2013.
Gallup Strengths: Achiever | Learner | Discipline | Significance | Focus
Matt Geyer is an Academic Advisor for the Business Advising and Student Engagement office. He recently earned his M.A.
in Educational Administration at the University
of Nebraska–Lincoln in 2016. Also, he is an alum of Elmhurst College with a B.S. in Biology. Throughout Matt’s undergrad, he performed roles
as a resident advisor, a peer academic advisor, and a disc jockey for WRSE F.M. After graduation, Matt hopes to work as an academic advisor and
continue to examine research regarding transfer students.
In his free time, Matt enjoys biking, antiquing, and swimming. Fun fact:
Matt is an avid hockey fan. Go Chicago Blackhawks!
Gallup Strengths: Input | Relator | Intellection | Achiever | Context