Monthly Archives: February 2016

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Lost Boys of Sudan Film Screening March 10

February 29th, 2016|PSG|

The Center for Global Health, in partnership with the School of Public Health, is hosting a screening of the "Lost of Boys of Sudan" on March 10. The “Lost Boys of Sudan,” is a documentary that depicts the extraordinary journey of two Sudanese refugees from Africa to America. Prior to the film, Micaela Schuneman, Director of Refugee Services [...]

Participate in the MinneMUN Model UN Conference on April 2

February 29th, 2016|PSG|

The University of Minnesota's United Nations Student Association invites you to be apart of a one-day Model UN conference, MinneMUN. Student groups and individuals from across campus are invited to take part in a one-day conference full of security councils, world crises, fabulous guest speakers, and free food! Battle the Holy Roman Empire, stake your [...]

Apply to be a Student Senator or PSG President/VP

February 27th, 2016|PSG|

Initiate change and be a part of bettering student life on campus by serving as a President, Vice President, or Student Senator! Getting involved in your institution’s decision-making process not only teaches you more about creating and implementing change, but also hones your communication and interpersonal skills as a future leader. This spring, students are encouraged [...]

Update from the Sixth Session of Congress

February 26th, 2016|PSG|

On Tuesday, February 23 the PSG Congressional Representatives gathered for the Sixth Session of Congress. The meeting began with a questions and answer session in which Provost Karen Hanson provided an overview of her responsibilities at the University, conveyed her delight at the successful transition from GAPSA to PSG, and discussed the possibility of defining [...]

Nursing College Board Blood Drive

February 24th, 2016|Nursing College Board|

Hello Nursing Students! On Monday, March 28th, Nursing College Board will be partnering with the Red Cross and hosting our annual blood drive. The Blood Drive will take place in Coffman's Mississippi Room from 10am-4pm. To sign up to give blood, go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter the sponsor code "NCB U of M." You will be led to a [...]

What Do You Care About?

February 23rd, 2016|GRADSEHD|

Dear students, colleagues, and friends,    We would like to request your presence and participation in an upcoming event about diversity and equity issues at the University of Minnesota and surrounding community: "What do U Care About? What We Care About." This event is in response from graduate and professional students and community members to [...]

ASDA Get Swole Challenge!

February 22nd, 2016|Sch. of Dentistry Council|

ASDA's Wellness Initiative starts tomorrow! It's super easy to participate-just click the link below and enter your name and what activity you did that day to improve your physical or mental health-anything that makes you feel healthier counts! Additionally,  we will be having Wellness Wednesday challenges.  This week, we challenge you to skip the elevator all day Wednesday and [...]

Register for UMPD Nerf Games by February 21

February 20th, 2016|PSG|

The University of Minnesota Police Department (UMPD) is hosting Nerf Games on March 2  from 7-10 pm at the Field House. Nerf Games provides an opportunity for UMPD and students to interact outside of traditional venues. Groups of 6-8 U of M students can sign up for a 45 minutes time slot to play Nerf Capture the Flag with a [...]