Current Events (ordered by event date)
Event Name Date/Time Location Capacity Category Subcategory Registration
4 + 1 Integrated MBA Information Session February 24, 2020 11:00am LSBE 310/320 30 B
A-2017
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Start your MBA as an Undergrad! Attend a 4 + 1 Integrated MBA info session to learn more about this new program. Light refreshments will be served.
Completion of Excel Workshop Series 2 2020 February 24, 2020 2:00pm LSBE 119 20 A
A-2017
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Attend and complete Excel Workshop Series 2 during the 2019-20 academic year.
4 + 1 Integrated MBA Information Session February 25, 2020 11:00am LSBE 310/32030 30 B
A-2017
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13

Start your MBA as an Undergrad! Attend a 4 + 1 Integrated MBA info session to learn more about this new program. Light refreshments will be served.
Tech Talk Tuesdays February 25, 2020 11:00am LSBE 119 30 A
A-2017
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Grad Planner - learn of the importance of the grad planner. Speaker will be Trent Nelson, Advising Office.
7th Annual LSBE Etiquette Dinner February 27, 2020 5:30pm Kirby Ballroom 500 B
A-2017
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The event will take place on Thursday, February 27th from 6:00-8:30 p.m. with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. at the Kirby Ballroom located on the UMD campus. This event is $10 for LSBE students ($5 for members of Women In Business). We will be providing you with a five-course meal and networking hour hosted by Kathy Pykkonen, an etiquette trainer.
U of M Job & Internship Fair 2020 February 28, 2020 8:00am Minneapolis Convention Center 500 B
A-2017
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Attend the largest career fair in Minnesota! More than 300 organizations from all employment sectors will be recruiting for hundreds of jobs, internships and other employment opportunities. The U of M Job and Internship Fair is open to all enrolled University of Minnesota students- both undergraduate and graduate and alumni who graduated in the past three years. FREE bus-FREE professional head-shot photos- FREE box lunch for all pre-registered attendees between 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.
2020 We All Belong- Campus Climate Art Show! March 3, 2020 3:00pm UMD Griggs Center 100 B-2017
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The art show is a creative outlet available for UMD students, staff, and faculty to express what diverse, inclusive campus means to them. Submissions are now open!
Summit on Equity, Race and Ethnicity March 4, 2020 10:00am UMD 500 B-2017
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UMD’s Commission on Equity, Race, and Ethnicity (CERE) invites proposals from interested community members and organizations for interactive workshops, presentations, lectures, posters, films with discussion, and other educational formats.
Spring Head of the Lakes Job & Internship Fair 2020 March 5, 2020 10:00am UWS - Superior, WI 500 B
A-2017
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Students and alumni of the University of Wisconsin-Superior, the University of Minnesota Duluth, the College of Saint Scholastica and community members are welcome. The fair is a great opportunity to network with regional employers, learn about the current market, and find internships and summer, full-time, and part-time positions. The fair is free to attend. Register at the door. Free shuttle back and forth throughout the day.
Women's Success in the Business World March 5, 2020 5:00pm LSBE 118 100 A
B-2017
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Three influential and successful business women will conduct a panel on Women's Success in the Business World. Nicole Johnson, Vice President - Human Resources: Allete, Inc. Deborah Almirall, President/CEO: MN Power Employees Credit Union. and Kristine Koetter, AVP in Ecommerce: maurices.
Networking with Women's Success in the Business World Panelists March 5, 2020 6:00pm LSBE Atrium 100 B
A-2017
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Meet with personally ViP of Human Resources of Allete, Inc., President/CEO of MN Power Employees Credit Union or Executive VP -Human Resources of mauries. Light refreshments will be served.
Brown Bag Presentation – Family Wedding in Uganda: Traditional Culture Meets Modernity March 19, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
B-2017
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Presented by Ann Gumpper, Scenic designer, decorative painter, and color consultant, and Mark Harvey, Associate Professor Lighting Design and Department Head, UMD Theatre Department
Book Discussion: "Stories for a Lost Child" March 19, 2020 4:00pm Library Rotunda 50 A
B-2017
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Carter Meland will lead a book discussion about his book, Stories for a Lost Child at 4PM on March 19th. The UMD Library has both physical and electronic copies available.
Hmong Heritage Night March 21, 2020 5:00pm Hope United Methodist Church 500 B-2017
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$7 for advance, $9 at the door. Come join HLUB for a night of appreciation and reflection as we celebrate the Hmong culture! There will be food served as well as performances and a fashion show.
The Story of the Holocaust in Poland March 26, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
B-2017
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Presented by Dr. Natalie Belsky, Assistant Professor, UMD Department of History, and Dr. Deborah Petersen-Perlman, Associate Professor, UMD Department of Communication and Chair of the Baeumler-Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration Committee (Cosponsored by the UMD Baeumler Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration Committee)
Brown Bag Presentation - The Aesthetics of Remembrance: Documentary Films on Persecution and Political Incarceration during Spain’s Dictatorship March 27, 2020 12:00pm TBA 100 A
B-2017
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Presented by Dr. Maureen Tobin-Stanley, Professor of Hispanic Studies, UMD Department of World Languages and Cultures (Cosponsored by the UMD Department of World Languages and Cultures)
Before and After Graduation: On Languages and the Real World March 30, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
B-2017
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Talk on the use of languages in business after graduation.
Special Event - Before and After Graduation: On Languages and the Real World March 30, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
B-2017
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Presentation by Dr. Michael Doyle, Professor of Spanish, Department of Languages and Culture Studies, University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Cosponsored by the UMD Department of World Languages and Cultures)
Brown Bag Presentation - Living La Vida Matizada: Participatory Video Making with a Creative Indigenous Community in the Ecuadorian Andes April 2, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
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Presented by Dr. David Syring, Professor and Associate Department Head, UMD Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Criminology
Brown Bag Presentation - ¿Qué está pasando?: A Briefing of Contemporary Politics in Spain April 9, 2020 12:00pm Library Rotunda 100 A
B-2017
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Presented by Dr. Jennifer Brady, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies and Interim Department Head, UMD Department of World Languages and Cultures (Cosponsored by the UMD Department of World Languages and Cultures)
Brown Bag Presentation - The Power of the Past to Shape the Present: The Power of the Icelandic Sagas for Today April 15, 2020 12:00pm TBA 100 A
B-2017
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Presented by Þórdís Edda Jóhannesdóttir, Manuscript Department, The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies, Andrew McGillivray, Assistant Professor and Tracy Whalen, Associate Professor, both from the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications, University of Winnipeg (Cosponsored by the UMD College of Liberal Arts)
Start Smart Workshop April 15, 2020 3:00pm Garden Room 100 A
B-2017
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Start Smart is a workshop led by the American Association University of Women (AAUW) and is specifically designed to teach you how to negotiate salaries for a new job.
Special Event - The Power of the Past to Shape the Present: Winnie the Bear and the Gimli Viking April 15, 2020 6:00pm Humanities 480 60 A
B-2017
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A Dialogue between Tracy Whalen and Andrew McGillivray, both from the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications, University of Winnipeg, and chaired by Þórdís Edda Jóhannesdótti Manuscript Department, The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies (Cosponsored by the UMD College of Liberal Arts)
Arts for Activism April 24, 2020 4:00pm Wild State Cider 100 A
B-2017
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This spring MPIRG is putting on the annual Arts for Activism event, where we embrace the power of art and allow for student and community voices to use their art to inspire and express activism! This event is open to the public and all ages! Interested in submitting an art piece for the showcase or signing up to do performance art? Fill out this google form: https://forms.gle/Tdtf8ShhnBxPrgay5 *The submission period will close two weeks before the event on April 10th