CLA Alumni Society: A Brighter U
Date: February 28, 2015
Jump-start your weekend with stimulating conversation about big ideas with CLA faculty!

Bay Area Chocolate Tour and Tasting
Date: February 28, 2015
Join the Bay Area Chapter for a sweet and savory private tour of Alegio Chocolate in Palo Alto.

2015 Minne-College in Arizona
Date: February 28, 2015
Time: 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Save the date for a day-long series of lectures by U of M faculty at The McCormick Scottdale.

Digital State: The Story of Minnesota’s Computing Industry
Date: March 1, 2015
Tom Misa, Director of the Charles Babbage Institute Center for the History of Information Technology, will delight the audience with stories from his groundbreaking book, “Digital State: The Story of Minnesota’s Computing Industry." More:

Dentistry Alumni Brunch in Sun City, Arizona
Date: March 1, 2015
Brunch buffet available at 10:30 a.m.
Remarks by Dean Leon Assael and Department of Dental Hygiene Director Christine Blue at 11:30
RSVP to Emily Best at by February 20.
Event at Union Hills Country Club, 9860 Lindgren Ave, Sun City, AZ

Dentistry Alumni Dinner in San Diego, CA
Date: March 1, 2015
Alumni in the San Diego area are invited to join Dean Leon Assael for a Minnesota alumni & friends dinner. Hear an insightful update from the Dean and network with other School of Dentistry alumni.
Time: 5:30-7:30pm
Location: Breeze Cafe, 1555 Camino Del Mar in Del Mar, CA
More Info: Contact Emily Best, 612-625-6811 or

Carlson School First Tuesday :Chuck Mooty
Date: March 3, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Jostens President and CEO Chuck Mooty
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Gopher Baseball vs. Twins in Fort Myers with pregame social
Date: March 4, 2015
Don't miss your chance to cheer on the Gophers, see the newly renovated CenturyLink Sports Complex, and see former Gopher and Baseball Hall of Famer Paul Molitor's first game as manager of the Minnesota Twins.

Emerging Professionals Network at Surly Brewery
Date: March 10, 2015
Join us for our next Emerging Professionals Event - at the new Surly Brewery near campus!

West Central Lakes Lecture on US Role in the World
Date: March 10, 2015
Time: 3:15 PM
Join West Central Minnesota Alumni to hear from Humphrey School Dean Eric Schwartz on the US Role in the World: Managing Global Crises and the Future of Our World

St. Croix Lecture on Ebola and Pandemics
Date: March 12, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Join Cheryl Robertson, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, School of Nursing Associate Professor,  for an in depth look on Ebola and other pandemic diseases.

Gopher Hockey Game Watch in Denver
Date: March 14, 2015
Get to know other Denver area alumni while watching the Golden Gophers take on Penn State.

Date: Saturday, March, 14, 2015
Time: 6:00pm
Where: Three Dogs Tavern in Denver, CO

Washington D.C. Alumni Reception with Rep. Betty McCollum
Date: March 16, 2015
Join us for our annual Capitol Hill Alumni Reception, this year featuring Rep. Betty McCollum.

Humphrey School Alumni & Student Reception in Washington. D.C.
Date: March 18, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Current and prospective students, alumni, and friends of the Humphrey School are invited to attend this great annual event.

CSE Alumni at The Works
Date: March 19, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Join your fellow alumni for an opportunity to meet and socialize with other CSE alumni, participate in a creative problem-solving activity, and learn more about The Work's mission to inspire the next generation.

Arizona West Valley Chapter Annual Meeting
Date: March 20, 2015
Join fellow alumni for the annual Arizona West Valley Chapter meeting. Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos, distinguished McKnight University Professor, IEEE Fellow, and Director of the Center for Distributed Robotics, will speak on "The Impact of Technology on Mental Health Assessment."
Time: Cocktails on your own at 5:00pm, Dinner served at 6:00pm ($26)
Location: Briarwood Country Club in Sun City West, AZ
More Info: Contact Joyce Kloncz, 623-215-2397 or

Classes Without Quizzes 2015
Date: March 28, 2015
Save the date for the annual day of learning, brought to you by the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences.

Eighteenth-Annual South FLorida Big Ten Alumni Picnic
Date: March 28, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM
Join South Florida alumni and friends of the Big Ten at our annual picnic, this year at C.B. Smith park.

Program in Occupational Therapy Second-Annual Alumni and Friends Banquet
Date: March 28, 2015
Time: 4:00 PM

Join fellow OT Alumni and Friends for our annual event, including dinner, a panel and continuing education presentation, and social hours before and after.

Minnesota Twins Spring Game
Date: March 29, 2015
Join fellow alumni at a Twins vs. Orioles game in Sarasota

First Fridays April 2015: Children's Literature and YMCA Archives
Date: April 3, 2015
The 2014-2015 First Friday season will explore the theme of power, a force that drives, changes, reforms, and challenges society. Come and hear stories of how materials in Archives and Special Collections document hard questions, contested spaces, and transformational moments. More at

Carlson School B-Week Speed Networking
Date: April 15, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM
Join Alumni and students for socializing in the McNamara Alumni Center as a part of B-week.
Alumni Registration:

Tarrant County Tasting & Tour
Date: April 18, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Meet fellow U of M alumni and enjoy a Rahr & Sons Brewing Company informal beer tasting.

Nursing Alumni Spring Celebration & Reunion
Date: April 23, 2015
Time: 4:30 PM
Join School of Nursing Alumni for the annual celebration and reunion at Town and Country Club in St. Paul. More details here:

Law School Spring Alumni Weekend
Date: April 24, 2015 to April 25, 2015
Save the date for Spring Alumni Weekend 2015, April 24-25, 2015

School of Dentistry Deans Reception
Date: April 24, 2015
Join Dean Assael for a special reception during the Star of the North Annual Session at the Saint Paul Hotel on Friday, April 24, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Appetizers provided, cash bar available. Info: Emily Best at

Medical Lab Sciences Alumni Banquet
Date: April 25, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM
Join fellow Medical Lab Sciences alumni for our annual banquet at McNamara Alumni Center.

B1G Picnic in Las Vegas
Date: April 26, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Las Vegas Big Ten Alumni Picnic and Potluck at Sunset Park from 1 - 5 p.m. Hot dogs and hamburgers provided, families encouraged!
For more, click here.


Friends of the Libraries Annual Celebration
Date: May 5, 2015
Noted cookbook author and internationally acclaimed proponent of vegetarian cooking, Deborah Madison will make her first Twin Cities appearance at the Friends annual celebration. More at

Carlson School First Tuesday: Kaywin Feldman
Date: May 5, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Minneapolis Institute of Arts Director and President Kaywin Feldman: A Museum for the Next Century
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Carlson School MBA Alumni at Fulton Brewing
Date: May 21, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM
Taste Fulton's unique brews and enjoy food from local food trucks.

Carlson School First Tuesday: Hubert Joly
Date: June 2, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Best Buy President and CEO Hubert Joly
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MN Twins at Texas Rangers Baseball Outing
Date: June 13, 2015
Join us at The Ballpark in Arlington as the Texas Rangers host the Minnesota Twins.

Gopher Football Game Watch in North Texas
Date: September 3, 2015

Alumni Awards Celebration
Date: September 24, 2015
Save the Date! Honor alumni volunteers, groups and programs of the past year. Details and registration to come.

Date: September 26, 2015
Save the Date! Get ready for the Homecoming game with hundreds of Gopher fans! The McNamara Alumni Center will be filled with maroon and gold pride—join us for food, drinks, entertainment and the crowning of the Homecoming king and queen. Details and registration to come.

North Texas Chapter 2015 Holiday Party
Date: November 21, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Join other alumni, family, and friends at Dave and Busters in Dallas for a holiday event.


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