Alumni Association Angle
News from the University of Minnesota Alumni Association


Alumni Association Angle
Health club for the mind, Outstanding Undergrads, network over breakfast, and more.


Alumni Association Angle


Letters: Summer 2011
The gender barrier broken, food animal economics, medical legends, and more.


Editor's Note: A Tweetable Moment
I joined the social network Twitter in January but have yet to “tweet”—to dispatch some important or clever thought to my 10 followers.
By Shelly Fling


President and CEO: Opportunity amid Change
“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”
By Phil Esten, Ph.D. '03


Letters: Spring 2011
Readers write: Farm facts and Win Wallin.


Alumni Profile
Don't Sweat the Big Stuff
By Cynthia Scott


Alumni Association Angle
The Galapagos Islands: What a Trip!, Imagine Defeating Alzheimer’s, Roots Soar at the Arboretum, Steep Funding Challenges Continue, An Awesome Opportunity, Talking about Human Rights,Summer School for Adults


Alumni Profile
From Potlucks to Press Passes
By Cynthia Scott


Alumni Association Angle - Winter 2011
Maintaining Hope, McNamara Addition Opens, Drawn to the Bell Museum, Ambassadors the Time is Now, Homecoming Painted the Town Gold, Awards Recognize Exceptional Alumni Service.


President and CEO
How Did I Get Here?
—Phil Esten (Ph.D. ’03)


Editor’s Note
Commenters Anonymous
By Shelly Fling


National President
Are You Ready for the Challenges Ahead?
by Ertugrul Tuzcu (M.S. ’78)


  

The Accidental Memoirist
Alumna Michele Norris set out to record other families’ racial experiences but found her most poignant stories disconcertingly close to home.
By William Swanson


Alumni Profile: Her Art Is in the Right Place
Mary Pappajohn takes art to the people.
by Erin Peterson


Alumni Angle - Fall 2010
News and notes about your Alumni Association


Editor's Note - Links in the Food Chain
Links in the Food Chain
Poetry -- and wakefulness -- in the meat aisle.


Letters - Fall 2010
Readers write about autism, desegregation


Alumni Profile
5/25/2010
Eric Hanson helps bring back Vermont’s loons.


Letters - Summer 2010
5/25/2010
Readers comment on recent articles.


National President's Column
5/25/2010
By Archie Givens (B.A. ’66, M.H.A. ’68)


Alumni Association Angle - Summer 2010
5/25/2010


Letters - Spring 2010
3/5/2010
From our readers


Editor's Note
3/5/2010
Welcome to the Neighborhood


Alumni Association Angle
3/5/2010
New CEO, alumni award winners, alumni advocacy, benefits updates, and much more.



Alumni Profile: Olympic Spirit
3/5/2010
Janet Carpenter's Olympic Spirit





National President's Column
3/5/2010
The State Needs a Strong U
by Archie Givens (B.A. '66, M.H.A. '68)





An Idea Grows in Brooklyn
3/5/2010
Alumnus Jeff Hnilicka has planted sustainable food practices in the world of art.
By Danny LaChance


National President
12/14/2009
What Really Matters
By Archie Givens






Editor's Note
12/14/2009
The Interview
By Shelly Fling


Alumni Association Angle
12/14/2009
News, events, and benefits of the Alumni Association






Chief Executive Officer
12/11/2009
One Last Salute to the U
By Margaret Sughrue Carlson


Letters
12/11/2009
From our readers


Chief Executive Officer - Fall 2009
8/14/2009
Bruininks Was Right All Along
By Margaret Sughrue Carlson


Alumni Association Angle
8/14/2009
The 2009 annual celebration in photos, honoring exceptional students, CEO to retire, and a great new member benefit


National President
8/14/2009
It's Time to Come Home
By Archie Givens


Editor's Note - Fall 2009
8/14/2009
Happy to Be Home
By Shelly Fling


Letters - Fall 2009
Our readers write.


  

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