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U of M to host MN Sparks event in Andover

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-mn-sparks-event-andover
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Macnamara Alumni Center

Sandra Ulsaker Wiese elected Chair of the U of M Alumni Association

Wiese has served on the board of directors for 11 years and is the 81st chair in the organization’s 113-year history.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/sandra-ulsaker-wiese-elected-chair-u-m-alumni-association
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Marion Barber Jr.

New alum Barber a role model for the ages

Former Gopher football star Marion Barber Jr. came back to the U in 2015. In May, at the age of 57, he received his bachelor’s degree in youth studies.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-alum-barber-role-model-ages
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Kyndra de St. Aubin holding a soccer ball

Back home and up in the booth

U of M alum and former Gopher soccer player Kyndra de St. Aubin will be the TV color commentator for Minnesota United FC—the only female in that role in Major League Soccer.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/back-home-and-booth
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Water

U of M to host Minnesota Sparks in St. Cloud

The event brings three U researchers—who are tackling the area’s critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-st-cloud
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Betsy McCann in action

McCann takes place in history with marching band

Betsy Kerns McCann is the first-ever female marching band director in the Big Ten.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/mccann-takes-place-history-marching-band
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Clara Adams-Ender

Changing the world: Clara Adams-Ender

Clara Adams-Ender, the first nurse to command a major Army base, is the homecoming parade grand marshal. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/changing-world-clara-adams-ender
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Windmill

U of M to host Minnesota Sparks in Fergus Falls

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-fergus-falls
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A photo of many American flags flying against a blue sky

Honoring the victims and survivors of 9/11

The University of Minnesota will commemorate the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks with two events.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/honoring-victims-and-survivors-911
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Kat Albrecht

Shaping Tomorrow: Kat Albrecht

2016 graduates talk about how they plan to use their knowledge to better our future
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/shaping-tomorrow-kat-albrecht
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Aneesh Sohoni

Driven to Fight for Educational Equality

U of M alumnus Aneesh Sohoni, recently named one of Forbes magazine’s “30 Under 30 in Education” for 2016, talks about education reform and what drives him in his career.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/driven-fight-educational-equality
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/24/2016

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