Student Stories

18Apr

School gives Matt a new outlook

Written by Laura Kasandra Matus Diaz, Posted in Student Stories

School gives Matt a new outlook

Fresh off his mission to Mexico, Matt Everett found himself unsure what to do next. “I saw that LDS Business College offered a mid-semester scholarship for returned missionaries to take nine credits and I immediately signed up,” he said.

10Apr

Kasandra savors blessings after numerous setbacks

Written by Laura Kasandra Matus Diaz, Posted in Student Stories

 Kasandra savors blessings after numerous setbacks

Kasandra Matus always wanted to be an international student. She yearned to learn from people with different backgrounds and cultures. She hoped to accomplish great things with her life. To her delight, when she was 14 a relative invited her to spend the summer in New Mexico. There, Kasandra’s desire to attend college in the USA grew stronger.

24Mar

Liahona finds her chosen path

Written by Jana Lillie, Posted in Student Stories

Liahona finds her chosen path

Like Lehi and his family in the Book of Mormon, Liahona Ficquet moved around a lot. Born and raised in France, she was named after the tool used as a compass, but it took time to find her path. Her father was a woodworker, and the family moved several times to find work. “I thought it was fun to move around,” she said. “Changing schools was hard, but if I did not like my experience at one I could have a fresh start at another.”

17Mar

Daniel Carter's experience at LDSBC

Posted in Student Stories

Daniel Carter was lost, but found himself along with renewed confidence at LDSBC.

10Mar

The right fit for Hyunook

Written by Laura Kasandra Matus Diaz, Posted in Student Stories

The right fit for Hyunook

You never know how far a good friendship can take you, but for Hyunook Kim it took him all the way across the Pacific Ocean to a different continent. “Hanjun Park and I grew up together in Ulsan South Korea” said Hyunook. “We have always been really good friends. Hanjun attended LDSBC and told me about it. He encouraged me to attend the school as well. But I was still not sure about coming to America.”

07Mar

God loves each of us

Posted in Student Stories

God loves each of us

When someone mentions “love,” it’s easy to think of romantic love or the love we share with family and friends. But pure love, the deepest form, comes from Jesus Christ. Our Savior’s love was so deep that despite the utmost in suffering he atoned for each son and daughter of God.

03Mar

Small miracles help Sarah face challenges

Written by Howard M. Collett, Posted in Student Stories

Small miracles help Sarah face challenges

Most international students who come to the United States for an education face two challenges: language and finance. It was no different for Sarah Dantas, born and raised in Brazil. And like many international students, Sarah saw a number of small miracles fall into place to make it all possible. Her miracles started with family.

24Feb

Hunter opens doors for himself and others

Written by Laura Kasandra Matus Diaz, Posted in Student Stories

Hunter opens doors for himself and others

Bringing people together has always mattered to Hunter DeVries, a “country boy at heart” who was born and raised in Marriott-Slaterville, Utah. “I want to contribute to the world by adding positivity in everything I do,” he said. During high school, he even used social media to invite all high school students to games and other activities.

16Feb

Light is the answer for Elijah

Written by Rachel Lynne Bond, Posted in Student Stories

 Light is the answer for Elijah

Life in the small community of Eden, Utah, would never be the same again for 18-year-old Elijah Taylor. As he slowly opened a long-awaited letter after weeks of suspense, Elijah knew his path had changed. The letter changed everything.

10Feb

Leaving LDSBC with confidence

Posted in Student Stories

Brooklyn faced the challenge of insecurity and found the hand of the Lord in her life at LDS Business College. There she learned a great sense of confidence and control and was making decisions for her future.

[12 3 4  >>  

Log in

Choose your log in method.

LDSBC CAS

Joomla